Traducianism

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Doctrine about the origin of the soul which states that this immaterial aspect is transmitted through natural generation along with the body, the material aspect of man. That is, an individual’s soul is derived from the souls of the individual’s parents.

MLA Citation

  • “Traducianism”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 August 2013. Web. 19 April 2014. <>