Hypostasis means, in Greek literally, that which lies beneath as basis or
Hypostasis union A theological term used with reference to the Incarnation
to express the revealed truth that in Christ one person subsists in two
natures, the Divine and the human
substantia) Substance, the first of Aristotle's categories, signifies being
as existing in and by itself, and serving as a subject or basis for
accidents and accidental changes
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mor Efraim ben Avraham" <mor_efraim@...>
Sent: Tuesday, September 11, 2001 8:12 PM
Subject: [SORForum] The term of K'numeh, Parsopa, etc
> Dear All,
> I would like to know the meaning of the term
> "K'NUMEH", "PARSOPA", "HYPOSTASES", "PROSOPON",
> "PERSONAS", "SUBSTANTIA" before and after fourth
> As far as I know after "maj'ma" in Alexandria 362 C.E
> the Fathers of the Church used equal terminology such
> Hypostasis means Persona.
> Prosopon means Substantia.
> Thank you.
> Rudolf A. Luhukay
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