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Synderesis

John Bowker

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

Published in print January 2000 | ISBN: 9780192800947
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727221
Synderesis

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(Gk., perhaps from synteresis, ‘spark of conscience’).

In Christianity, human knowledge (innate) of the first principles of moral behaviour.

Reference Entry.  57 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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