Apostolicity
Apostolicism Ap`os*tol"i*cism, Apostolicity A*pos`to*lic"i*ty, n. The state or quality of being apostolical. [1913 Webster]

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  • Apostolicity — • The mark by which the Church of today is recognized as identical with the Church founded by Jesus Christ upon the Apostles Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Apostolicity     Apostolicity …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • apostolicity — noun see apostolic …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • apostolicity — See apostolically. * * * …   Universalium

  • apostolicity — noun The quality of being apostolic, notably of preservinging authenticity within the mission and tradition of the Christian church as founded by Jesus Christ and his twelve original Apostles, notably in Catholicism, where the papacy and… …   Wiktionary

  • apostolicity — apos·to·lic·i·ty …   English syllables

  • apostolicity —  Апостоличность …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • apostolicity — əˌpästəˈlisəd.ē, ətē, i also əˌpȯs sometimes ˌapəs noun ( es) : the quality or character of being apostolic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Апостоличество —    Apostolicity    Означает, что автором книги является апостол или кто то, связанный с апостолом. Это было решающим критерием для принятия книги в канон Нового Завета …   Словарь богословских терминов

  • The Church —     The Church     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Church     The term church (Anglo Saxon, cirice, circe; Modern German, Kirche; Sw., Kyrka) is the name employed in the Teutonic languages to render the Greek ekklesia (ecclesia), the term by which… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Apostolic Succession — is the concept in Christianity that the succession of bishops, in uninterrupted lines, is historically traceable back to the original twelve apostles [Oskar Sommel, Rudolf Stählin Christliche Religion, Frankfurt 1960, 19] Within Catholic… …   Wikipedia

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