theologyor the history of religion (particularly of Christianity), heresiology is the study of heresy. It can be distinguished from heresiography, or the recording of heresy.
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heresiology — /heuh ree zee ol euh jee, see , her euh see /, n., pl. heresiologies for 2. 1. the study of heresies. 2. a heresiography. [1855 60; HERESY + O + LOGY] * * * … Universalium
heresiology — noun The study of heresy … Wiktionary
heresiology — study of heresies Sciences and Studies … Phrontistery dictionary
heresiology — he·re·si·ol·o·gy … English syllables
heresiology — jē noun ( es) Etymology: heresio (from heresy) + logy 1. : the study of heresies 2. : a treatise on heresies * * * /heuh ree zee ol euh jee, see , he … Useful english dictionary
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Theodoret — (c. 393 ndash; c. 457) was an influential author, theologian, and Christian bishop of Cyrrhus, Syria (423 457). He played a pivotal role in many early Byzantine church controversies that led to various ecumenical acts and schisms.LifeAccording to … Wikipedia
Ebionites — The Ebionites (Greek: gr. Ἐβιωναῖοι Ebionaioi from Hebrew; he. אביוניםFact|date=June 2008, he. Ebyonim , the Poor Ones ) were an early Jewish Christian sect that lived in and around Judea and Palestine from the 1st to the 4th century.cite book|… … Wikipedia
Panarion — In early Christian heresiology, the Panarion (Greek: Πανάριον, Medicine Chest ), also known as Adversus Haereses (Latin: Against Heresies ), is the most important of the works of Epiphanius of Salamis (d. 403). It was written in Koine Greek… … Wikipedia
Heresy — Heretical redirects here. For the website, see Heretical (website). For the collectible card game, see Heresy: Kingdom Come. Not to be confused with hearsay. Heresy (from Greek αἵρεσις, which originally meant choice ) is a controversial or novel… … Wikipedia