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Literary usage of Adoptianism
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Inquisition: A Critical and Historical Study of the Coercive Power of by Elphège Vacandard (1907)
"... especially in Ravenna and Pavia.2 During the Carlovingian period, we come across a few heretics, but they gave little trouble. The adoptianism of ..."
2. General History of the Christian Religion and Church by August Neander (1855)
"The decision of this council, as might be expected, went against adoptianism ; and the emperor now sent the transactions of the synod, together with a ..."
3. History of Dogma by Adolf von Harnack, Ebenezer Brown Speirs (1903)
"In any case, the hypothesis that this adoptianism is to be explained from Ancient West Gothic Arianism 3 is still less tenable than its derivation from ..."
4. The Doctrine of the Incarnation by Robert L. Ottley (1896)
"... theology was the massive and imposing product of an intellect which had newly awakened to a sense of its capacities. § III. adoptianism IN THE LATIN ..."
5. A Dictionary of Religion and Ethics by Shailer Mathews, Gerald Birney Smith (1921)
"adoptianism.—(1) A theory current among certain Christians of the second and ... This form of adoptianism distinguished between the divine Christ and the ..."