Pelagians

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  • Pelagianism — Pelagians redirects here. For the Italian movement of lay mystics known as Pelagians, see Pelagians (Quietism). Pelagianism is a theological theory named after Pelagius (AD 354 – AD 420/440), although he denied, at least at some point in his life …   Wikipedia

  • Julian of Eclanum — (Latin: Iulianus Aeclanensis, Italian: Giuliano di Eclano) (c. 386 c. 455) was bishop of Eclanum, near today s Benevento (Italy). He was a distinguished leader of the heretical Pelagians of 5th century. LifeJulian was born in Apulia. His father… …   Wikipedia

  • Original Sin — • Original sin is (1) the sin that Adam committed; (2) a consequence of this first sin, the hereditary stain with which we are born on account of our origin or descent from Adam. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Original Sin      …   Catholic encyclopedia

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  • Actual Grace — • A grace that is given for the performance of salutary acts and is present and disappears with the action itself Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Actual Grace     Actual Grace …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Pelagius and Pelagianism — • Fifth century heresy which denied original sin as well as Christian grace. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Pelagius and Pelagianism     Pelagius and Pelagianism …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • semi-Pelagianism — Religious movement that flourished AD 429–529 in southern France, considered a heresy by the Roman Catholic church. Unlike their near contemporaries, the Pelagians (see Pelagianism), the semi Pelagians believed in the universality of original sin …   Universalium

  • Original sin — For other uses, see Original Sin (disambiguation). Original sin[1] is, according to a theological doctrine, humanity s state of sin resulting from the Fall of Man.[2] This condition has been characterized in many ways, ranging from something as… …   Wikipedia

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  • Jerome — Saint Jerome redirects here. For other uses, see Saint Jerome (disambiguation) and Jerome (disambiguation). Saint Jerome Saint Jerome visited by angels by Bartolomeo Cavarozzi Priest, Confessor, Theolo …   Wikipedia

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