Definition of Modalists
1. modalist [n] - See also: modalist
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Modalists
Literary usage of Modalists
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"... and the modalists—the former holding Christ to be the man chosen of God, on whom the Holy Spirit rested in a quite unique sense, and who after toil and ..."
2. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1910)
"... modalists. Monarchianism. Again, so soon as the indwelling of the " divinity of the Father " in Jesus was not regarded strictly as an incarnation, ..."
3. History of Dogma by Adolf von Harnack, Ebenezer Brown Speirs (1901)
"Among the different expositions of the doctrine of the older modalists that of Hippolytus in his work against ..."