noun, plural the·oph·a·nies.
Words nearby theophany
OTHER WORDS FROM theophanythe·o·phan·ic [thee-uh-fan-ik] /ˌθi əˈfæn ɪk/, the·oph·a·nous, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for theophany
They do not deny a theophany in the gift of Christianity; but they deny two very different things, viz.:—1.
That this is theophany alone;—that is, they look for some divine elements elsewhere; and they look for some human here.
In all these cases the angels, like the Mal'akh Yahweh, are connected with or represent a theophany.
Whatever that theophany had taught him, it had not yet fully removed his perplexity.The Expositor's Bible: The First Book of Kings|F. W. Farrar
Why should a mere description of a theophany, which had nothing to do with the psalmist's theme, have been tacked on to it?The Expositor's Bible: The Psalms, Vol. 2|Alexander Maclaren