charism

noun char·ism \ ˈker-ˌi-zəm , ˈka-ˌri- \

Definition of charism

plural charismata play \kə-ˈriz-mə-tə; ˌker-iz-ˈmä-tə, ˌka-riz-\ or charisms
:an extraordinary power (as of healing) given a Christian by the Holy Spirit for the good of the church

Origin and Etymology of charism

Greek charisma


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to praise usually to excess

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