The Word “Homoousios” from Hellenism to Christianity

  title={The Word “Homoousios” from Hellenism to Christianity},
  author={P. Beatrice},
  journal={Church History},
  pages={243 - 272}
Homoousios is one of the most important words in the Christian theological vocabulary, since it was used at the Council of Nicaea to express the divine consubstantiality of the Son with the Father. However, long and complicated debates have not yet produced any significant agreement among scholars concerning its origin and meaning.