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hypostatic

[¦hī·pō′stad·ik]
(genetics)
Subject to being suppressed, as a gene that can be suppressed by a nonallelic gene.
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Leftow's paper naturally leads into Crisp's contribution wherein the latter argues that the Habitus model of the incarnation "offers an account of the metaphysics of the hypostatic union that is more robust than some recent authors suggest--although it may not offer a completely satisfactory model of the hypostatic union.
Other themes follow the traditional Orthodox theological perspective, as, for example, trinitarian theology, human beings created in God's image and likeness or the Chalcedonian dogma about hypostatic union.
He authored Hypostatic Personality: Psychopathology of Doing and Being Made (Premier, 2001).
The topics include the Dutch origins of Van Til's appraisal, Barth on the hypostatic union, the problems of universalism, and an engagement between Bath and radical orthodoxy.
Christ is to be adored by angels and men, but that to him as man angels and men are subject, and must recognize his empire; by reason of the hypostatic union Christ has power over all creatures.
Common elements included: "a decisive turn back to patristic sources, an emphasis on the inherently social character of the Church, as opposed to the modern conception which sees it as a mere collection of individuals, a call to hold visible and invisible together as two aspects of a single church, with an appeal to the hypostatic union as the foundation of this unity, a focus on the Eucharist as that which constitutes the Church, and an attempt to describe the Church as a supernatural body that fulfills nature, rather than a supernature alongside or against nature" (148-49).
were isolated, respectively, protocetraric acid (7), salazinic acid (8), hypostatic acid (9), and norstitic acid (10).
As a whole, however, these verses concentrate on orthodox interpretation of several Catholic dogmas: first, the Incarnation of Jesus; (8) second, the Virginal Conception; (9) and third, the Hypostatic Union.
This sort of thing means nothing to us, but it remains relevant to Americans who tend to view "Left" and "Right" not as hypostatic theoretical concepts but as measures of the exact position taken by prominent intellectuals on important issues of the day.
For example, motifs associated with the cult of baetyls; the motif of the deity and his three hypostatic daughters; the motif of the winged disk and its tauroform compliment; the divine triad; and the motif of the antropomorphic god surrounced by his divine assembly, all characteristic of the ANE mythic tradition, were part of the Arabian mythic tradition as well.
It never attains fulfillment or completion in its hypostatic struggle to be a fully self-determined being" (45).
Given this, if Transcendence, if the hypostatic Ens are human inventions that are to be deconstructed and reduced to a series of disjoined signifying elements, it is also true that our perception and cognition of human/secular space is, in essence, a human construction composed of the shattered ruins of Transcendence and of the theological textuality that sustained it for centuries.