Kenosis

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Kenosis ken-ō′sis the self-limitation on the part of the Logos in the act of incarnation, his emptying of himself, or his laying aside not only his divine attributes, but even his divine self-consciousness, only to be fully recovered at the ascension
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr., from the phrase in Phil. ii. 6, 7, 'who, being in the form of God ... emptied himself (ἑαυτὸν ἐκένωσε), taking the form of a servant.'

Usage

In literature:

Associated Words: dominical, Christology, Christian, deicide, bambino, kenosis, psilanthropist, psilanthropy, Antichrist, christocentric, pieta.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
It was called the theory of the kenosis.
"Edward Caldwell Moore" by Edward Moore
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In news:

Earnest Pugh Signs Vincent Tharpe & Kenosis , to EPM Music Group.
Earnest Pugh Signs Vincent Tharpe & Kenosis, to EPM Music Group.
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