FATHERHOOD OF GOD


FATHERHOOD OF GOD
   developing an idea implicit in the HEBREW BIBLE and CHRISTIAN THEOLOGY that GOD is viewed as a loving Father.

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

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