From soteriology + -ical, after German soteriologisch.
- (UK) IPA(key): /səʊtɪəɹɪə(ʊ)ˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l/
soteriological (comparative more soteriological, superlative most soteriological)
- (theology) Pertaining to soteriology.
- 2009, Diarmaid MacCulloch, A History of Christianity, Penguin 2010, p. 608:
- In fact he continued to accept Purgatory's existence until around 1530, when he finally realized that his soteriological revolution had abolished it (his change of mind demanded a certain amount of re-editing of some of his earlier writings).
pertaining to soteriology