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the·o·log·i·cal

 (thē′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) also the·o·log·ic (-lŏj′ĭk)
adj.
Of or relating to theology or to specialized religious study.

the′o·log′i·cal·ly adv.

theological

(ˌθɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl)
adj
1. (Theology) of, relating to, or based on theology
2. (Theology) based on God's revelation to man of his nature, his designs, and his will
3. informal difficult to understand; esoteric
ˌtheoˈlogically adv

the•o•log•i•cal

(ˌθi əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl)

also the`o•log′ic,



adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or involved with theology.
2. of or pertaining to religious studies.
[1520–30; < Medieval Latin]
the`o•log′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.theological - of or relating to or concerning theology; "theological seminar"

theological

adjective religious, ecclesiastical, doctrinal, divine theological books
Translations
لاهوتي
teologický
hittudományiteológiai
guîfræîilegur
teologický
dinbilimselteolojik

theological

[θɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl]
A. ADJteológico
B. CPD theological college Nseminario m

theological

[ˌθiːəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] adjthéologiquetheological college nséminaire m, école f de théologie

theological

adjtheologisch; theological collegePriesterseminar nt; theological studentTheologiestudent(in) m(f)

theological

[θɪəˈlɒdʒɪkl] adjteologico/a

theology

(θiˈolədʒi) noun
the study of God and religious belief.
ˌtheoˈlogical (-ˈlo-) adjective
theoˈlogically (-ˈlo-) adverb
ˌtheoˈlogian (-ˈloudʒiən) noun
a person who studies, or is an expert in, theology.
References in classic literature ?
His brother Sergey Ivanovitch advised him to read the theological works of Homiakov.
To pass from theological, and philosophical truth, to the truth of civil business; it will be acknowledged, even by those that practise it not, that clear, and round dealing, is the honor of man's nature; and that mixture of falsehoods, is like alloy in coin of gold and silver, which may make the metal work the better, but it embaseth it.
A stranger to the tight little theological kingdom of Scotland might have listened and gathered literally nothing.
And yet it is very possible that, according to his theological ideas, your eminence has been, in a certain degree, in the wrong.
There were two or three American men, in black coats, rather yellow and dry of skin: they were theological students; Philip heard the twang of their New England accent through their bad German, and he glanced at them with suspicion; for he had been taught to look upon Americans as wild and desperate barbarians.
The problem is that regarding man as a subject of observation from whatever point of view- theological, historical, ethical, or philosophic- we find a general law of necessity to which he (like all that exists) is subject.
I knew, for Uncle Mark had told me, that his name was Jonas Blake, that he was a Theological Student from St.
But the Major, whom she consulted upon this head, as her theological adviser (and who himself had a pious and reverent soul), said that for his part, every beauty of art or nature made him thankful as well as happy, and that the pleasure to be had in listening to fine music, as in looking at the stars in the sky, or at a beautiful landscape or picture, was a benefit for which we might thank Heaven as sincerely as for any other worldly blessing.
He was a man not merely religious, but devout; a firm believer--not as the phrase is now elusively construed by theological thimble-riggers in the Church and out of it, but in the old and ardent sense of the Evangelical school: one who could
The intellectual experience of the people was mainly theological and political, as it was everywhere in that day, but there were several among them who had a real love for books, and when they met at the druggist's, as they did every night, to dispute of the inspiration of the Scriptures and the principles of the Free Soil party, the talk sometimes turned upon the respective merits of Dickens and Thackeray, Gibbon and Macaulay, Wordsworth and Byron.
That thought was doomed to haunt Anne through the waking hours of that winter, Sunday afternoons inclusive, to the almost entire exclusion of moral and theological problems.
The contest embraced within its compass not only theological doctrines, but political principles, and Maurice and Barnevelt were the temporal leaders of the same rival factions, of which Episcopius and Polyander were the ecclesiastical champions.