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