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Antinomianism
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Abstract: Antinomianism (contra nomos) is the belief that one can gain access to God or fulfill God’s will outside existing religious practices. Access can come through religious experience, as in certai…

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Shaul Magid, “Antinomianism”, in: Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, General Editors Robert A. Segal, Kocku Von Stuckrad. Consulted online on 26 March 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004249707_vsr_COM_00000205>
First published online: 2014



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