- the preaching of the gospel of Christ, especially in the manner of the early church.
- the content or message of such preaching.
Origin of kerygma
Examples from the Web for kerygma
Historical Examples of kerygma
In this connection also, he here and there regards all articles of the Kerygma as of fundamental significance.
The hesitancy about the details of the Kerygma, only shews the general uncertainty which at that time prevailed.
- Christianity the essential news of Jesus, as preached by the early Christians to elicit faith rather than to educate or instruct
Word Origin for kerygma
"preaching," 1889, from Greek kerygma "proclamation, preaching," from keryssein "to proclaim," related to keryx "herald."