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Chris·tol·o·gy

 (krĭ-stŏl′ə-jē)
n. pl. Chris·tol·o·gies
1. The theological study of the person and deeds of Jesus.
2. A doctrine or theory based on Jesus or Jesus's teachings.

Chris′to·log′i·cal (krĭs′tə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
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Christology

(krɪˈstɒlədʒɪ; kraɪ-)
n
(Theology) the branch of theology concerned with the person, attributes, and deeds of Christ
Christological adj
Chrisˈtologist n
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Chris•tol•o•gy

(krɪˈstɒl ə dʒi)

n., pl. -gies.
theological interpretation of the nature, person, and deeds of Christ.
[1665–75]
Chris•to•log•i•cal (ˌkrɪs tlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
Chris•tol′o•gist, n.
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Christology

the branch of theology that studies the personality, attitudes, and life of Christ. — Christological, adj.
See also: Christ
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Christology - a religious doctrine or theory based on Jesus or Jesus' teachings
theological doctrine - the doctrine of a religious group
2.Christology - the branch of theology concerned with the person and attributes and deeds of Christ
Christian theology - the teachings of Christian churches
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References in classic literature ?
He would have been an awkward member of the party; for, though the most appreciative humanist, the most ideal religionist, even the best-versed Christologist of the three, there was alienation in the standing consciousness that his squareness would not fit the round hole that had been prepared for him.
Thus, Pramuk's claim that Merton is a theologian and in particular a Christologist seems somewhat at variance with Merton's methods as a writer.
Noted American Christologist William Loewe argues that Sobrino's Christology "admirably" represents the kind of theological reflection approved in Libertatis conscientia, claiming that, "while he insists on the church of the poor as the ecclesial setting of his theology, what is received in that setting as the foundation of his theology is the apostolic faith of the church" (William Loewe, "Interpreting the Notification: Christological Issues," in Hope and Solidarity: Sobrino's Challenge to Christian Theology, ed.