Activities are qualities which, like all qualities, are in external relation to the substance.
He seeks to be made divine, not to gain an external relation to the Godhead.
And to call it an external relation makes no practical difference if it is universal and uniform.
With regard to that "external relation," therefore, he is no longer living.
This external relation of reason to revelation cannot continue.
They form together an external relation of entire independence with regard to civil government.
Consciousness connotes a kind of external relation, and does not denote a special stuff or way of being.