infusionism

infusionism

(ɪnˈfjuːʒəˌnɪzəm)
n
(Theology) Christian theol the doctrine that at the birth of each individual a pre-existing soul is implanted in his or her body, to remain there for the duration of his or her earthly life
inˈfusionist n, adj

infusionism

the doctrine or belief that the soul enters the body by divine infu-sion at conception or birth.
See also: Soul