PATEROLOGY

God The Father DEFINITION Paterology comes from two Greek words which mean “father” and “word”. When combined and used in terms of theology, they mean “the study of the Father”. Common subjects studied in Paterology include the knowledge of the existence of God, the Trinity of God, the attributes of...

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PNEUMATOLOGY

  The word “Pneumatology” comes from the words pneuma–meaning wind or spirit–and ology meaning “the study of”. In theology, Pneumatology is the study of what the Bible teaches about the Holy Spirit. Pneumatology includes teaching on the identity of the Holy Spirit; receiving the Holy Spirit; the Baptism of the...

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CHRISTOLOGY

Christology is composed of the words Christ, referring to Jesus Christ and ology, meaning “the study of.” Thus, the word “Christology” deals with the study of Jesus Christ. It is one of three areas related to the study of the Triune God which also includes Paterology (the study of God...

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ANGELOLOGY

The term “angelology” comes from two Greek terms, namely, aggelos meaning “messenger” or “angel” and logos meaning “word, matter, or thing.”   In Christian theology the term refers to the study of the biblical doctrine of angels. Angelology studies the origin, organization, classification, attributes, and ministry of angels. Some theologians...

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DEMONOLOGY

In Christian theology, demonology is the study of Satan and demons. It includes the study of such topics as the origin of Satan, his former position, his fall, results of his sin, his present location, his activities and attributes, and his names. It also includes the original position and fall...

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