religion based chiefly on the revelations of God to humans, especially as described in Scripture.
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
a well-intentioned but naive and often ineffectual social or political reformer.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
Compare natural religion.
Origin of revealed religion
First recorded in 1710–20
Words nearby revealed religion
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British Dictionary definitions for revealed religion
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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