immanentism
noun Date: 1907 any of several theories according to which God or an abstract mind or spirit pervades the world • immanentist noun or adjectiveimmanentistic adjective

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  • immanentism — [im′ə nəntiz΄əm] n. Theol. the theory that God pervades the universe …   English World dictionary

  • immanentism — ˈimənənt.ˌizəm, nən.ˌti noun ( s) 1. : an epistemological theory according to which the relation of the world to the mind of an individual is one of immanence 2. : any of several theories according to which the relation of God, mind, or spirit to …   Useful english dictionary

  • immanentism — immanentist, adj., n. /im euh neuhn tiz euhm/, n. the belief that the Deity indwells and operates directly within the universe or nature. [1905 10; IMMANENT + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • immanentism — belief in an immanent or permanent god Philosophical Isms …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • immanentism — im·ma·nent·ism …   English syllables

  • immanentism —  Имманентизм …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • immanentism — im•ma•nent•ism [[t]ˈɪm ə nənˌtɪz əm[/t]] n. pho rel a belief that the Deity indwells and operates directly within the universe or nature • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • Immanence — Not to be confused with Immanant, a term in mathematics, or imminent, a word meaning soon to happen . Immanence refers to philosophical and metaphysical theories of divine presence, in which the divine is seen to be manifested in or encompassing… …   Wikipedia

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  • pantheism — pantheist, n. pantheistic, pantheistical, adj. pantheistically, adv. /pan thee iz euhm/, n. 1. the doctrine that God is the transcendent reality of which the material universe and human beings are only manifestations: it involves a denial of God… …   Universalium

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