perichoresis

noun peri·cho·re·sis \ ˌperəkəˈrēsə̇s \

Definition of perichoresis

plural perichoreses \-ēˌsēz\
: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


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