Doctrine vs Modalism - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between doctrine and modalism

is that doctrine is a belief or tenet, especially about philosophical or theological matters while modalism is (christianity) the doctrine that the trinity is composed of three modes or aspects of divine self-revelation, rather than three parts of god.

doctrine

Noun

(en noun)
  • A belief or tenet, especially about philosophical or theological matters.
  • The body of teachings of a religion, or a religious leader, organization, group or text.
  • The incarnation is a basic doctrine of classical Christianity.
    The four noble truths summarise the main doctrines of Buddhism.

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    modalism

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • (Christianity) The doctrine that the Trinity is composed of three modes or aspects of divine self-revelation, rather than three parts of God.
  • Derived terms

    * modalist

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