#983. [Religious Knowledge.] Theology.-- N. theology (natural and revealed); theogony[obs], theosophy; divinity; hagiology, hagiography; Caucasian mystery; monotheism; religion; religious persuasion, religious sect, religious denomination; creed &c. (belief) 484; article of faith, declaration of faith, profession of faith, confession of faith.
theologue, theologian; scholastic, divine, schoolman[obs], canonist, theologist[obs]; the Fathers.
Adj. theological, religious; denominational; sectarian &c. 984. #983a. Orthodoxy.-- N. orthodoxy; strictness, soundness, religious truth, true faith; truth &c. 494; soundness of doctrine.
Christianity, Christianism[obs]; Catholicism, Catholicity; "the faith once delivered to the saints"; hyperorthodoxy &c. 984[obs]; iconoclasm.
The Church; Catholic Church, Universal Church, Apostolic Church, Established Church; temple of the Holy Ghost; Church of Christ, body of Christ, members of Christ, disciples of Christ, followers of Christ; Christian, Christian community; true believer; canonist &c. (theologian) 983; Christendom, collective body of Christians.
canons &c. (belief) 484; thirty nine articles; Apostles' Creed, Nicene Creed, Athanasian Creed[obs]; Church Catechism; textuary[obs].
Adj. orthodox, sound, strick[obs], faithful, catholic, schismless[obs], Christian, evangelical, scriptural, divine, monotheistic; true &c. 494.
Phr. of the true faith.