the study of the arrangement and statement of religious doctrines, especially of the doctrines received in and taught by the Christian church.
- Also called dogmatic theology, doctrinal theology.
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How to use dogmatics in a sentence
dogmatics, systematics, dialectics were what everybody wanted.The Influence of the Bible on Civilisation | Ernst Von Dobschutz
Newman himself pleaded that he had no wish to oppose the official dogmatics of his Church.Outspoken Essays | William Ralph Inge
Rodney and Neville and Nan talked too, and Kay would lunge in with the crude and charming dogmatics of his years.Dangerous Ages | Rose Macaulay
Therefore it is perhaps possible to put the temerity of the dogmatics to shame in aetiology by these Tropes.Sextus Empiricus and Greek Scepticism | Mary Mills Patrick
Lipsius wrote principally on dogmatics and the history of early Christianity from a liberal and critical standpoint.
British Dictionary definitions for dogmatics
(functioning as singular) the study of religious dogmas and doctrines: Also called: dogmatic theology, doctrinal theology
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