revealed religion

  1. religion based chiefly on the revelations of God to humans, especially as described in Scripture.

Origin of revealed religion

First recorded in 1710–20 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use revealed religion in a sentence

  • Why, surely, the truths of revealed religion, whether accepted upon authority or upon the evidence of their own experience.

    Bygone Beliefs | H. Stanley Redgrove

British Dictionary definitions for revealed religion

revealed religion

  1. religion based on the revelation by God to man of ideas that he would not have arrived at by his natural reason alone

  2. religion in which the existence of God depends on revelation

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