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Salvation - Biblical Concept
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Part of Salvation:

1. Universal Salvific Will

2. Biblical Concept

3. History of Salvation (“Salvation History”)

4. Theology

1 . The Hebrew expressions corresponding to the English word “salvation” show that the ОТ concept of salvation had its roots in concrete experiences and situations. Salva- tion for the psalmist is deliverance from mortal danger, healing in sickness, liberation from captivity, ransom from slavery, help in a law-suit, victory in battle, peace after political negotiations (Ps 7:11; 18:28; 22:22…

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Ingrid Maisch, “Salvation - Biblical Concept”, in: Sacramentum Mundi Online, General Editor Karl Rahner, SJ. Consulted online on 07 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2016

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