meaning of apologetics

apologetics meaning in General Dictionary

That branch of theology which defends the Holy Scriptures and establishes forth the data of these divine authority

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  • the part of theology that is focused on the defense of Christian doctrines
  • That part of theology which defends the Holy Scriptures, and sets forth the evidence of the divine authority.

apologetics meaning in Philosophy Dictionary

(Gr. apologetikos, fit for a defence) The control which deals with a defence of a position or human body of doctrines. Traditional Christian theology provided to Christian Apologetics (or, merely Apologetics) the job of protecting the belief. As a result the control has also been called "Evidences of this Christian Religion." Each certain faith, but created its very own specific sort of apologetics. -- V.F.


apologetics meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) That branch of theology which defends the Holy Scriptures, and establishes forth evidence of their divine expert.


Sentence Examples with the word apologetics

In apologetics his principal master was Justin, and in theology proper and in the controversy with the Gnostics, Irenaeus.

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