perichoresis

noun peri·cho·re·sis \ˌperəkəˈrēsə̇s\

Definition of perichoresis

plural

perichoreses

\-ēˌsēz\
  1. :  a doctrine of the reciprocal inherence of the human and divine natures of Christ in each other; also :  circumincession

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Origin and Etymology of perichoresis

Greek perichōrēsis rotation, from perichōrein to go around, rotate (from peri- + chōrein to make room, give way) + -sis — more at anchorite


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