Parousia

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Par·ou·si·a

 (pär′o͞o-sē′ə, pə-ro͞o′zē-ə)
n.
The Second Coming.

[Greek parousiā, presence, Parousia, from parousa, feminine present participle of pareinai, to be present : para-, beside; see para-1 + einai, to be; see es- in Indo-European roots.]

parousia

(pəˈruːsɪə)
n
(Theology) Christianity another term for the Second Coming
[C19: from Greek: presence]

Sec′ond Com′ing


n.
the coming of Christ on Judgment Day.

Parousia

the coming of Christ on Judgement Day. Also called Second Advent, Second Coming.
See also: Christianity
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Parousia - (Christian theology) the reappearance of Jesus as judge for the Last JudgmentParousia - (Christian theology) the reappearance of Jesus as judge for the Last Judgment
Christian theology - the teachings of Christian churches