orthodoxy definition

  • noun:
    • the product quality or state of being orthodox.
    • Orthodox rehearse, customized, or belief.
    • The opinions and methods of the Eastern Orthodox Church.
    • Orthodox Judaism.
    • Correctness in doctrine and belief.
    • Conformity to founded and accepted values (usually of religions).
    • Soundness of belief; a belief into the doctrines taught into the Scriptures, or in some established standard of trust; -- against heterodoxy or even heresy.
    • Consonance to genuine Scriptural doctrines; -- stated of ethical doctrines and values.
    • By expansion, stated of every generally speaking acknowledged doctrine or belief; the orthodox training or belief.
    • the type to be orthodox; correctness of opinion; soundness of doctrine, especially in theology; particularly, in theology, conformity towards the belief associated with the Church Catholic, as represented in its primitive ecumenical creeds, or even to the Greek Church, called Orthodox.
    • a belief or positioning agreeing with conventional criteria
    • the quality of being orthodox (especially in faith)

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