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Theology Capstone Research Resources: Home

This general guide will provide avenues to general theological research at SAU. Ask a librarian at the SAU Library reference desk for detailed and project-specific help.

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Theology, Ascetical - Briefly defined as the scientific exposition of Christian asceticism
Theology, Dogmatic - That part of theology which treats of the theoretical truths of faith concerning God and His works
Theology, History of Dogmatic - Detailed article broken into time periods
Theology, Moral - Limited to those doctrines which discuss the relations of man and his free actions to God and his supernatural end, and propose the means instituted by God for the attainment of that end
Theology, Mystical - Mysticism and mystical prayer or contemplation considered from a Catholic perspective, along with a bibliography of famous Christian mystics
Theology, Pastoral - The science of the care of souls
Theology of Christ (Christology) - Christology is that part of theology which deals with Our Lord Jesus Christ

From The Catholic Encyclopedia"



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  1. the study of the nature of God and religious belief.

    "a theology degree"

    • religious beliefs and theory when systematically developed.

      plural noun: theologies

      "Did any of these theologies do justice to the great master thought of grace given to faith?"

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