Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Consubstantiation (Page: 310)

Con`sub*stan`ti*a"tion (?; 106), n.

1. An identity or union of substance.

2. (Theol.) The actual, substantial presence of the body of Christ with the bread and wine of the sacrament of the Lord's Supper; impanation; -- opposed to transubstantiation. &hand; This view, held by Luther himself, was called consubstantiation by non Lutheran writers in contradistinction to transsubstantiation, the Catholic view.