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Khomyakov, Aleksei Stepanovich

(Khomiakov; Khomiakoff; 1804–60). B. Moscow, Russ.; lay theol., philos., Slavophile; opposed scholastic rationalism* and idealism*; held that the Orthodox Ch. has Christ as Head and the Holy Spirit as Soul and that its essence is freedom in the spirit at one with itself. See also Christian Socialism, 3; Sobornost.

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