Definition of Angelology

1. Noun. The branch of theology that is concerned with angels.

Generic synonyms: Divinity, Theology



Definition of Angelology

1. n. A discourse on angels, or a body of doctrines in regard to angels.

Definition of Angelology

1. Noun. The study of angels. Angels have been grouped into nine categories, from lowest to highest: angel, virtue, archangel, power, principality, minion, throne, cherub, and seraph. ¹

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Definition of Angelology

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Medical Definition of Angelology

1. A discourse on angels, or a body of doctrines in regard to angels. "The same mythology commanded the general consent; the same angelology, demonology." (Milman) Origin: L. Angelus, Gr. (04 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Angelology

angelinos
angelique
angelize
angelized
angelizes
angelizing
angell
angelless
angellike
angells
angelman syndrome
angelolatry
angelologies
angelologist
angelologists
angelology (current term)
angelonia
angelonias
angelophanies
angelophany
angels
angels-dancing-on-the-head-of-a-pin
angels dancing on the head of a pin
angels of death
angels of mercy
angelus
angelus bell
angeluses
angelwing
angelwings

Literary usage of Angelology

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1. Literature of Theology: A Classified Bibliography of Theological and General by John Fletcher Hurst (1896)
"Lond. : Farrah, 1867. 71.6d. 4. angelology. CLAYTON, GEORGE. angelology. Remarks and Reflections touching the Agency and Ministrations of Holy Angels. ..."

2. Bibliotheca Theologica: A Select and Classified Bibliography of Theology and by John Fletcher Hurst (1883)
"angelology. CHRISTMAS, A. ECHOES OF THE UNIVERSE : The World of Spirit. ... angelology. Remarks and Reflections touching the Agency and Ministrations of ..."

3. Theology of the Old Testament by Gustav Friedrich Oehler, George Edward Day (1883)
"Other Points of the Mosaic angelology. Even in the Pentateuch, though there comparatively seldom, other angels of •God appear side by side with the Malakh к ..."

4. Outlines of Christian Theology by Cornelius Walker (1894)
"angelology, the doctrine of other beings or intelligences, related to God in one direction, to man in another, so far as revealed, properly claims attention ..."

5. A Manual of the History of Dogmas by Bernard John Otten (1918)
"CHAPTER VI angelology In their teaching on the angels, the Scholastics developed to a considerable extent what had been handed down to them in the writings ..."

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