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jansenism


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jansenism  \Jan"sen*ism\,  n.  [F.  Jans['e]nisme.]  (Eccl.  Hist.) 
  The  doctrine  of  Jansen  regarding  free  will  and  divine  grace. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Jansenism 
  n  :  the  Roman  Catholic  doctrine  of  Cornelis  Jansen  and  his 
  disciples;  salvation  is  limited  to  those  who  are  subject 
  to  supernatural  determinism  and  the  rest  are  assigned  to 
  perdition  [syn:  {Jansenism}] 




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