Definition of salvific in English:

salvific

Syllabification: sal·vif·ic
Pronunciation: /salˈvifik
 
/

adjective

Theology
  • Leading to salvation.
    More example sentences
    • The images of the beloved saints, moreover, served as conduits of salvific grace.
    • It is not the act itself that is salvific; the disposition alone is what saves.
    • Kasper argues that the salvific nature of the Old Covenant follows from the fact that God's grace is available to all!

Origin

late 16th century: from Latin salvificus 'saving', from salvus 'safe'.

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