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  • Monophysites — Monophysisme Le monophysisme (du grec μονο [mono] une seule et φυσις [füsis] nature) est une doctrine christologique apparue au Ve siècle dans l empire byzantin en réaction au nestorianisme, et ardemment défendue par Eutychès et Dioscore d… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • MONOPHYSITES —    a body of heretics who arose in the 5th century and maintained that the divine and human natures in Christ were united in one divine human nature, so that He was neither wholly divine nor wholly human, but in part both …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Monophysites — n. member of a Christian sect that believes Jesus is simultaneously human and divine in nature …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Monophysites and Monophysitism — • Rejected the dual nature of Christ. Rejected by the Council of Chalcedon (451) Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Monophysites and Monophysitism     Monophysites and Monophysitism …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • MONOPHYSITES (ÉGLISES) — MONOPHYSITES ÉGLISES On désigne sous ce terme les Églises issues plus ou moins directement du refus des formulations du concile de Chalcédoine (451), qui définissaient l’unité de personne et la dualité des natures dans le Christ. Pour cette… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Eutychianism — • Eutychianism and Monophysitism are usually identified as a single heresy. But as some Monophysites condemned Eutyches, the name Eutychians is given by some writers only to those in Armenia Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Eutychianism …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Melchites (Melkites) —     Melchites     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Melchites     (Melkites).     ORIGIN AND NAME     Melchites are the people of Syria, Palestine, and Egypt who remained faithful to the Council of Chalcedon …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Monothelitism and Monothelites — • A modification of Monophysitism proposing that Christ had no human free will. Rejected by the Third Council of Constantinople (680) Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Monothelitism and Monothelites     Monot …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Nestorius and Nestorianism — • Biography of the Patriarch of Constantinople, and examination of the unacceptable implications of his doctrine Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Nestorius and Nestorianism     Nestorius and Nestorianism …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Trithéisme — Le trithéisme est la croyance qu il y a trois principes divins qui forment une triade. Le mot vient du grec ancien : du préfixe τρι / tri qui veut dire « trois » et de θεός / theos, « dieu ». Il s agit souvent trois dieux …   Wikipédia en Français

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