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theology

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Definition the study of religion; or a particular system or school of religious beliefs
  • She studied theology at Yale Divinity School.
theology = the study of religion
  • She earned a Master of Divinity degree at Fuller Theological Seminary.
  • theological = relating to religion
  • Her understanding of theology is lifeless. It's like she has read all about color, but still sees the world in black and white.
  • Roman Catholic theology
  • Jewish theology
  • I've hidden it away in the theology section.
    Athol Fugard  --  Master Harold...and the Boys
  • theology = the study of religion
  • They said I can probably get into the theology school there
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • theology = the study of religion
  • To complicate matters further, he believed that he had had contact with the Devil and had argued theology with him.
    Arthur Miller  --  The Crucible
  • theology = religious belief
  • HALE: Theology, sir, is a fortress; no crack in a fortress may be accounted small.
    Arthur Miller  --  The Crucible
  • HALE: Mr. Proctor, your house is not a church; your theology must tell you that.
    Arthur Miller  --  The Crucible
  • I've been a Presbyterian for seventy-six years, and it isn't likely my theology will hoist anchor at this late day.
    Lucy Maud Montgomery  --  Anne's House of Dreams
  • That is a question for theology.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • In the language of theology, their union had been blessed.
    E.M. Forster  --  A Passage to India
  • ILM: theology; science of religious tradition; one of the half-legendary origins of the Zensunni Wanderers' faith.
    Frank Herbert  --  Dune
  • Words and music have lost each other and new and cant phrases of a dimly understood theology have displaced the older sentiment.
    W. E. B. Du Bois  --  The Souls of Black Folk
  • She looked at the books again—black, brown, and that acrid theological blue.
    E.M. Forster  --  A Room With A View
  • "Listen!" she said, "I'm not theological.
    Flannery O'Connor  --  A Good Man is Hard to Find AND OTHER STORIES
  • She is studying theology at Vanderbilt University Divinity School and is working on a book about grief.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe II
  • Theology does not thrive in the world of action and reaction, change: it grows on calm, like the scum on a stagnant pool.
    John Gardner  --  Grendel
  • And next to the word OCCUPATION, I wrote student of theology.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club

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