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 the world including individuals is one of immanence

the high immanentism or near pantheism of Emerson and of the whole transcendentalist school owed not a little to oriental thought — C.S.Braden


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

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