atonement

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the act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing (especially appeasing a deity)

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Third, the theology of the cross is not a doctrine of the atonement.
Moreover, special attention is given to the doctrine of the atonement in the 19th century, and to political theology in the 20th century.
His critical analysis supports the remarkable reworking of the doctrine of the Atonement which constitutes the book's coda.
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