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  • 1 Divine Nature and Attributes, The — • Covered as natural reason and faith Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …

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  • 2 Nature and Attributes of God —     The Nature and Attributes of God     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Nature and Attributes of God     I. As Known Through Natural Reason     A. Infinity of God     B. Unity or Unicity of God     C. Simplicity of God     D. Divine Personality… …

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  • 3 Divine Attributes — • In order to form a more systematic idea of God, and as far as possible, to unfold the implications of the truth, God is All Perfect, this infinite Perfection is viewed, successively, under various aspects, each of which is treated as a separate …

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  • 4 Nature — • Has reference to the production of things, and hence generally includes in its connotation the ideas of energy and activity. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Nature     Nature    …

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  • 5 Divine — Di*vine , a. [Compar. {Diviner}; superl. {Divinest}.] [F. divin, L. divinus divine, divinely inspired, fr. divus, dius, belonging to a deity; akin to Gr. ?, and L. deus, God. See {Deity}.] 1. Of or belonging to God; as, divine perfections; the… …

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  • 6 Divine Promise (in Scripture) —     Divine Promise (in Scripture)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Divine Promise (in Scripture)     The term promise in Holy Writ both in its nominal and verbal form embraces not only promises made by man to his fellowman, and by man to God in the… …

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  • 7 Divine apathy — is the doctrine that the divine nature is incapable of suffering, passivity or modification. This doctrine is a common feature of Platonist, Aristotelian, and Stoic philosophical theology and was held by most Jewish, Christian, and Muslim… …

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  • 8 Divine filiation — Fra Angelico s Baptism of Christ Divine filiation is a Christian concept of becoming a child of God . The concept implicates a share in the life and role of Jesus Christ. Divine filiation refers to the relationship between Jesus and God,… …

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  • 9 nature —    While the word nature has multiple meanings, perhaps its commonest use in philosophy is to identify the set of kind essential properties, a kind essence, that make something what it is. For instance, to be human is to exemplify a human nature… …

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  • 10 Divine Providence —     Divine Providence     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Divine Providence     (Lat., Providentia; Greek, pronoia).     Providence in general, or foresight, is a function of the virtue of prudence, and may be defined as the practical reason, adapting… …

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  • 11 nature — [ natyr ] n. f. • 1119; lat. natura I ♦ 1 ♦ (Qualifié) La nature de... Ensemble des caractères, des propriétés qui définissent un être, une chose concrète ou abstraite, généralement considérés comme constituant un genre. ⇒ essence; entité. « on… …

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  • 12 nature worship — nature worshiper. 1. a system of religion based on the deification and worship of natural forces and phenomena. 2. love of nature. [1865 70] * * * ▪ religion Introduction       system of religion based on the veneration of natural phenomena for… …

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  • 13 Nature (book) — Nature is a short book by Ralph Waldo Emerson published anonymously in 1836. It is in this essay that the foundation of transcendentalism is put forth, a belief system that espouses a non traditional appreciation of nature. Recent advances in… …

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  • 14 Divine (actor) — Divine Divine Born Harris Glenn Milstead 19 October 1945(1945 10 19) Towson, Baltimore County, Maryland, Un …

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  • 15 Divine lubricants — Divine is a brand of personal lubricant manufactured by Divine Corporation in Orlando, Florida.Divine No. 9 (also referred to as Divine 9) is a water based product used for both external massage and internal lubrication during sexual activity.… …

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  • 16 Divine Intervention (album) — Divine Intervention Studio album by Slayer Released September 27, 1994 …

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  • 17 Divine Word Missionaries — The Society of the Divine Word (Latin: Societas Verbi Divini, abbreviated SVD), popularly called the Divine Word Missionaries, and sometimes the Steyler Missionaries, is a missionary religious congregation in the Latin Church, one of the 23 sui… …

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  • 18 Divine law — is any law (or rule) that in the opinion of believers, comes directly from the will of God (or a god). Like natural law (which may be seen as a manifestation of divine law) it is independent of the will of man, who cannot change it. However it… …

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  • 19 Nature (philosophy) — Nature is a concept with two major sets of inter related meanings, referring on the one hand to the things which are natural, or subject to the normal working of laws of nature , or on the other hand to the essential properties and causes of… …

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  • 20 nature — Nature. s. f. Tout l Univers, toutes les choses creées. Dieu est l autheur & le maistre de la nature. l ordre qui regne dans toute la nature. il n y a rien de si beau dans toute la nature, dans toute l estenduë de la nature que le soleil. toute… …

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