Difference between revisions of "Theosis"

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'''Theosis''' is the belief in [[Hinduism]] of absorption of the human spirity into [[God]].
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'''Theosis''' is the belief in [[Hinduism]] of absorption of the human spirit into [[God]].
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In [[Christianity]], Theosis, or divinization (lit. "making divine"), is a transformative process whose aim is likeness to or union with God, as taught by the Eastern Orthodox Church and Eastern Catholic Churches. In the [[Roman Catholic Church]] it is called [[sanctification]].
  
 
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Latest revision as of 01:54, 15 July 2019

Theosis is the belief in Hinduism of absorption of the human spirit into God.

In Christianity, Theosis, or divinization (lit. "making divine"), is a transformative process whose aim is likeness to or union with God, as taught by the Eastern Orthodox Church and Eastern Catholic Churches. In the Roman Catholic Church it is called sanctification.