Pronunciation: (nē"ō-ôr'thu-dok"sē), [key]
a movement in Protestant theology, beginning after World War I, stressing the absolute sovereignty of God and chiefly characterized by a reaction against liberal theology and a reaffirmation of certain doctrines of the Reformation. Also,ne"o-or'tho•dox"y.Cf. crisis theology, dialectical theology.
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