mystical theology

  1. the branch of theology dealing with mysticism and mystical experiences.

Origin of mystical theology

First recorded in 1605–15

Words Nearby mystical theology Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use mystical theology in a sentence

  • Man, mystical theology asserts, has sprung from God, but has fallen away from Him through self-love.

    Bygone Beliefs | H. Stanley Redgrove
  • Now, this atmosphere was, as I have indicated in a previous essay, surcharged with mystical theology and mystical philosophy.

    Bygone Beliefs | H. Stanley Redgrove
  • mystical theology teaches that the powers and life of the soul are not inherent in it, but are given by the free grace of God.

    Bygone Beliefs | H. Stanley Redgrove
  • "That is what mystical theology calls 'the Night Obscure,'" answered M. Bruno.

    En Route | J.-K. (Joris-Karl) Huysmans
  • He published a great quantity of verse, and also of somewhat mystical theology.