theologist


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Noun1.theologist - someone who is learned in theology or who speculates about theology
Church Father, Father of the Church, Father - (Christianity) any of about 70 theologians in the period from the 2nd to the 7th century whose writing established and confirmed official church doctrine; in the Roman Catholic Church some were later declared saints and became Doctor of the Church; the best known Latin Church Fathers are Ambrose, Augustine, Gregory the Great, and Jerome; those who wrote in Greek include Athanasius, Basil, Gregory Nazianzen, and John Chrysostom
Doctor of the Church, Doctor - (Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the orthodoxy of their theological teaching; "the Doctors of the Church greatly influenced Christian thought down to the late Middle Ages"
eschatologist - a theologian who specializes in eschatology
futurist - a theologian who believes that the Scripture prophecies of the Apocalypse (the Book of Revelation) will be fulfilled in the future
presentist - a theologian who believes that the Scripture prophecies of the Apocalypse (the Book of Revelation) are being fulfilled at the present time
preterist - a theologian who believes that the Scripture prophecies of the Apocalypse (the Book of Revelation) have already been fulfilled
bookman, scholar, scholarly person, student - a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines
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theologist

[θɪˈɒlədʒɪst] Nteólogo/a m/f
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In the fourteenth century a heated discussion arose among theologists and philosophers as to whether Omniscience could part an object into three halves; and the pious Father Aldrovinus publicly prayed in the cathedral at Rouen that God would demonstrate the affirmative of the proposition in some signal and unmistakable way, and particularly (if it should please Him) upon the body of that hardy blasphemer, Manutius Procinus, who maintained the negative.
(See sidebar "The Salafi-Jihadi Vanguard.") The vanguard, which Egyptian theologist Sayyid Qutb discussed at length in his seminal work Milestones, is comprised of true believers who, like those who knew and followed the Prophet Mohammed, must spread and defend this Islam.
Drawing on his profound knowledge of Catholic criteria and procedures, Lee also makes the case that Romero should be canonized as a martyr, but at the same time, he questions the idea that Romero was a liberation theologist.
These traits have led him to be dubbed as the 'people's pope', 'liberation theologist' and even as the 'political pope' for criticising neoliberalism and the policies of the International Monetary Fund, among others.
He was a creative thinker, community leader, educationist, theologist, philosopher, prolific writerand liberal modernist.He was one of those dynamic leaders of history that not only molded the fate of nations but also changed the history.
Mixner, who calls himself a "liberation theologist," argues, "You're only put here on earth by God for one reason; To serve others." He adds, "I developed a set of values and principles that I would not let anyone touch.
In 1993, when there was still active fighting in Bosnia, Ahmed Mesic, a renowned Bosnian theologist, Islamic jurist and Sufi sheikh, wrote an essay under the pseudonym Ahmed Nuruddin titled 'Message to Raped Women'.
French theologist Theodor Dieter and German theologist and cleric Karl-Heinz Menkel, along with Arvo Part accepted the prize at a ceremonial event held at the Clementine Hall of the Apostolic Palace.
I'm no theologist but I don't think the idea of "pulling a U-turn" is mentioned much.
(25.) Mignolo adopts the term "Constantinian Judaism/Jewishness" coined by USAmerican liberation theologist Marc H.
Theologist Vardan Khachatryan, in turn, thinks that Armenia's future depends on Russia to the extent