psilanthropism

or psi·lan·thro·py

[ sahy-lan-thruh-piz-uh m ]
/ saɪˈlæn θrəˌpɪz əm /

noun

the doctrine that Jesus Christ was only a human being.

Origin of psilanthropism

1800–10; < Greek psīlánthrōp(os) merely human (psīl(ós) mere + ánthrōp(os) man + -os -ous) + -ism

Related forms

psi·lan·throp·ic [sahy-luh n-throp-ik] /ˌsaɪ lənˈθrɒp ɪk/, adjectivepsi·lan·thro·pist, noun
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