Ubiquitarian
Ubiquist U"bi*quist, Ubiquitarian U*biq`ui*ta"ri*an, n. [L. ubique everywhere: cf. F. ubiquiste, ubiquitaire. See {Ubiquity}.] (Eccl. Hist.) One of a school of Lutheran divines which held that the body of Christ is present everywhere, and especially in the eucharist, in virtue of his omnipresence. Called also {ubiquitist}, and {ubiquitary}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Ubiquitarian — Ubiquitarianism, n. /yooh bik wi tair ee euhn/, Theol. adj. 1. of or pertaining to the doctrine, esp. as advocated by Luther, that the body of Christ is omnipresent and therefore exists in the Eucharistic bread. n. 2. Also, Ubiquarian /yooh bi… …   Universalium

  • ubiquitarian — noun Any of a group of Lutherans who held that the body of Christ was present everywhere at all times …   Wiktionary

  • Ubiquitarian — n. Lutheran theology which states that the body of Christ is omnipresent …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ubiquitarian — ubiq·ui·tar·i·an …   English syllables

  • ubiquitarian — adj. & n. Theol. adj. relating to or believing in the doctrine of the omnipresence of Christ s body. n. a believer in this. Derivatives: ubiquitarianism n. Etymology: mod.L ubiquitarius (as UBIQUITOUS) …   Useful english dictionary

  • ubiquitarian Christian Theology — [ju:ˌbɪkwɪ tɛ:rɪən] noun a person, typically a Lutheran, who believes that Christ is present everywhere at all times. adjective relating to or believing in such a doctrine. Derivatives ubiquitarianism noun Origin C17: from mod. L. ubiquitarius… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Ubiquitarians — The Ubiquitarians, also called Ubiquists, were a Protestant sect started at the Lutheran synod of Stuttgart, 19 December, 1559, by Johannes Brenz, a Swabian (1499 1570).Its profession, made under the name of Duke Christopher of Württemberg, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Ubiquitarians — • A Protestant sect started at the Lutheran synod of Stuttgart, 19 December, 1559, by John Brenz Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Ubiquitarians     Ubiquitarians      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Ubiquist — U bi*quist, Ubiquitarian U*biq ui*ta ri*an, n. [L. ubique everywhere: cf. F. ubiquiste, ubiquitaire. See {Ubiquity}.] (Eccl. Hist.) One of a school of Lutheran divines which held that the body of Christ is present everywhere, and especially in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ubiquitary — Ubiquist U bi*quist, Ubiquitarian U*biq ui*ta ri*an, n. [L. ubique everywhere: cf. F. ubiquiste, ubiquitaire. See {Ubiquity}.] (Eccl. Hist.) One of a school of Lutheran divines which held that the body of Christ is present everywhere, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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