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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.]
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(Theology) Christianity another term for the Second Coming
[C19: from Greek: presence]
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the coming of Christ on Judgment Day.
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the coming of Christ on Judgement Day. Also called Second Advent, Second Coming.See also: Christianity
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|Noun||1.||Parousia - (Christian theology) the reappearance of Jesus as judge for the Last Judgment|
Christian theology - the teachings of Christian churches
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