koinonia

noun koi·no·nia \ ˌkȯinəˈnēə , ˌkēnə- \

Definition of koinonia

plural -s
1 :the Christian fellowship or body of believers
2 :intimate spiritual communion and participative sharing in a common religious commitment and spiritual community
  • the koinonia of the disciples with each other and with their Lord

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Origin and Etymology of koinonia

Greek koinōnia communion, association, partnership, from koinos common


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