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mon·o·the·ism

 (mŏn′ə-thē-ĭz′əm)
n.
The doctrine or belief that there is only one God.

mon′o·the′ist n.
mon′o·the·is′tic adj.
mon′o·the·is′ti·cal·ly adv.

monotheism

(ˈmɒnəʊθɪˌɪzəm)
n
(Theology) the belief or doctrine that there is only one God
ˈmonoˌtheist n, adj
ˌmonotheˈistic adj
ˌmonotheˈistically adv

mon•o•the•ism

(ˈmɒn ə θiˌɪz əm)

n.
the doctrine or belief that there is only one God.
[1650–60; mono- + (poly) theism]
mon′o•the`ist, n., adj.
mon`o•the•is′tic, adj.
mon`o•the•is′ti•cal•ly, adv.

monotheism

the doctrine of or belief in only one God. — monotheist, n.
See also: God and Gods
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.monotheism - belief in a single Godmonotheism - belief in a single God    
theism - the doctrine or belief in the existence of a God or gods
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism, Islam, Islamism - the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran; "Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion"; "the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"
polytheism - belief in multiple Gods
Translations
monoteism
monoteismi
jednoboštvomonoteizam
egyistenhitmonoteizmus
eingyðistrú
jedynobóstwomonoteizm
monoteism
monoteizem
monoteism

monotheism

[ˈmɒnəʊˌθiːɪzəm] Nmonoteísmo m

monotheism

[ˈmɒnəʊθɪˌɪzm] nmonoteismo
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It is important to preserve the special status of Jerusalem as the holy city of all the three monotheistic religions," she said.
The Bloc underlined the paramount importance of the final statement issued by the Conference which emphasized the Arabism of Palestine and Al-Quds, as a constant fact consecrated throughout history as the holy city of all monotheistic religions.
The Turkish ambassador voiced his country's support to the Hashemite custodianship of the holy place in Jerusalem as well as to the Islamic Awqaf in Jerusalem, noting that Jerusalem is important for the three monotheistic religions.
And it is very important that Jerusalem must remain as such spiritual and religious center, in which representatives of three Abrahamic, monotheistic religions could live together in peace and accord," Hilarion told the Rossiya 24 broadcaster.
The international community does not recognise the sovereignty of Israel on the entire city of Al-Quds, home to the holy sites of the three monotheistic religions (Judaism, Christianity and Islam).
The status of Jerusalem as the holy city of the three monotheistic religions should be negotiated through Israeli-Palestinian peace talks that will lead to an agreement on the final status of the Palestinian Territories.
King Mohammed VI of Morocco also wrote Trump a letter warning of the repercussions of such a move and stressing the importance of the holy city not only to the parties of the conflict, but to the three monotheistic religions.
In general, he says, religious traditions that have sacred texts are grounded in a divine revelation, making the revealed message sacred by virtue of its origin from a higher being--the monotheistic religions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam being prime examples.
She added that the city of Jerusalem is a place of worship for the three monotheistic religions, and that while Israel has undertaken to provide complete freedom of worship, there are those who do not allow that to happen.
It also affirms that Jerusalem is an important city to the "three monotheistic religions.
The speeches opened new horizons for dialogue, cooperation and joint-action by all monotheistic religions against forces of darkness, evil and terrorism that are exercising their brutality in the name of religions.
Summary: Lebanon's Grand Mufti Abdel-Latif Derian called for interfaith unity between the three monotheistic religions in a tribute to the Al-Aqsa Mosque Sunday.