Adoptionism

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Adoptionism

Adoptionism, sometimes called dynamic monarchianism, is a minority Christian belief that Jesus was adopted as God’s Son either at his baptism, his resurrection, or his ascension

1. an early Greek theology that Jesus was a human gifted with divine powers

2. the later belief (from the 8th century) that Jesus was only the adopted, not true, son of God

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