- religion based chiefly on the revelations of God to humans, especially as described in Scripture.
Compare natural religion.
Origin of revealed religion
First recorded in 1710–20
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- religion based on the revelation by God to man of ideas that he would not have arrived at by his natural reason alone
- religion in which the existence of God depends on revelation
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