Bogoslovlje 78 (2):64-85 (2019)

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Aleksandar Djakovac
University of Belgrade
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The teaching of deification has long been emphasized as a peculiarity of Eastern Orthodox theology, which is unmatched by Latin fathers. Protestanttheologians reduced this teaching to the influence of paganism and explained it asone of the indicators of the unhealthy Hellenization of Gospel science. Accordingto the general agreement of contemporary scholars, St. Augustine not only speaksof deification but deification occupies a significant place in his theological system.We will try to analyze the most significant aspects of Augustine’s teaching on dei-fication in the context of his general theological position.
Keywords deification  Saint Augustine  sotiriology  justification
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