- neo-orthodoxy [nē΄ō ôr′thə däk΄sē]n.a movement in 20th-cent. Protestantism stressing traditional doctrines of the Reformation in reaction to theological liberalismneo-orthodoxadj.
* * *ne·o-or·tho·dox·y (nē'ō-ôrʹthə-dŏk'sē) n.A Protestant movement that arose during World War I and is closely associated with Karl Barth. It opposes liberalism and advocates certain theological, especially Calvinist doctrines of the Reformation.ne'o-orʹtho·dox' adj.
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Neo-orthodoxy — can also refer to a form of Orthodox Judaism following the philosophy of Torah im Derech Eretz , and can additionally refer to the ideas of late 20th century Eastern Orthodox theology, e.g. chiefly by Christos Yannaras Neo orthodoxy, in Europe… … Wikipedia
Neo-Orthodoxy — Neo Orthodoxy emerged in Europe following the horrors of World War I, as a rejection of the liberal theology that had dominated German Protestantism for decades. The movement did not accept the 19th century idea that humanity was progressing… … Encyclopedia of Protestantism
NEO-ORTHODOXY — NEO ORTHODOXY, name of the modernistic faction of German orthodoxy , first employed in a derogatory sense by its adversaries. Its forerunners were to be found among the more conservative disciples of moses mendelssohn and , like solomon… … Encyclopedia of Judaism
neo-orthodoxy — [nē΄ō ôr′thə däk΄sē] n. a movement in 20th cent. Protestantism stressing traditional doctrines of the Reformation in reaction to theological liberalism neo orthodox adj … English World dictionary
neo-orthodoxy — /nioʊ ˈɔθədɒksi/ (say neeoh awthuhdoksee) noun (sometimes upper case) 1. a movement in Protestantism of the early 20th century, seeking to rethink and re establish traditional beliefs in the light of modern experience and revelation. 2. a modern… … Australian English dictionary
NEO-ORTHODOXY — a modern THEOLOGICAL movement sometimes called CRISIS THEOLOGY in Europe which rejects theological MODERNISM in an attempt to restore the validity of FAITH in a TRANSCENDENT GOD by emphasizing the relation between time and eternity referred to … Concise dictionary of Religion
neo-orthodoxy — Неоортодоксия … Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов
neo — neo·abietic; neo·anthropic; neo·an·thro·pi·nae; neo·aplec·ta·na; neo·arsphenamine; neo·balaena; neo·baroque; neo·calamites; neo·ceratodus; neo·cerebellar; neo·cerebellum; neo·classic; neo·classicism; neo·classicist; neo·cortex; neo·cosmic;… … English syllables
Orthodoxy — For other uses, see Orthodoxy (disambiguation). The Theotokos of Vladimir icon (12th century) The word orthodox, from Greek orthos ( right , true , straight ) + doxa ( opinion or belief , related to dokein, to think ),[1 … Wikipedia
ORTHODOXY — The term Orthodoxy first appeared in respect to Judaism in 1795, and became widely used from the beginning of the 19th century in contradistinction to the reform movement in judaism . In later times other terms, such as Torah true, became popular … Encyclopedia of Judaism