Christology vs Christianity - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between christology and christianity

is that christology is (uncountable) a field of study within christian theology which is concerned with the nature of jesus christ, particularly with how the divine and human are related in his person while christianity is an abrahamic religion based on the teachings of jesus christ and various scholars who wrote the christian bible.

christology

Noun

  • (uncountable) A field of study within Christian theology which is concerned with the nature of Jesus Christ, particularly with how the divine and human are related in his person.
  • (countable) A particular theory or viewpoint within the field of Christology, e.g. Chalcedonian Christology, Arian Christology, etc.
  • christianity

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • An Abrahamic religion based on the teachings of Jesus Christ and various scholars who wrote the Christian Bible.
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  • * 2002 , The Atlas of Great Jewish Communities: A Voyage Through History , page 27:
  • As a result, Christianity developed as a separate religion from Judaism.
  • Christendom
  • Hypernyms

    * religion, monotheism, Abrahamism

    Synonyms

    * Christianism

    Coordinate terms

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    Derived terms

    * muscular Christianity

    See also

    * Christian * (wikipedia) * English eponyms