Study of the divine accomplishment of the salvation of humanity; specif., in Christian theology, study of this as effected through Jesus Christ.
Webster's New World
Other Word Forms of Soteriology
Origin of Soteriology
Greek sōtērion deliverance (from sōtēr savior) (from saos, sōs safe teuə- in Indo-European roots) –logy
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Ancient Greek σωτηρία (sōtÄ“ria, “salvation"), from σωτήρ (sōtÄ“r, “savior").
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