Sentence Examples


  • The old Christian eschatology is set aside; no one has dealt such deadly blows to Chiliasm and Christian apocalypticism as Origen.
  • The attribution of a mystic significance to the millennium-period, though perhaps not prominent in that theory of Christian eschatology to which the names Millenarianism and Chiliasm (from Gr.
  • From this fact the whole ancient Christian eschatology was known in later times as "chiliasm" - a name which is not strictly accurate, since the doctrine of the millennium was only one feature in its scheme of the future.
  • The apostolic epistles are equally free from any trace of chiliasm (neither r Cor.
  • 80) speaks of chiliasm as a necessary part of complete orthodoxy, although he knows Christians who do not accept it.

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