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apophatism

Noun1.apophatism - the religious belief that God cannot be known but is completely `other' and must be described in negative terms (in terms of what God is not)
Antonyms:
cataphatism - the religious belief that God has given enough clues to be known to humans positively and affirmatively (e.g., God created Adam `in his own image')
doctrine of analogy, analogy - the religious belief that between creature and creator no similarity can be found so great but that the dissimilarity is always greater; language can point in the right direction but any analogy between God and humans will always be inadequate
analogy, cataphatism, doctrine of analogy, faith, religion, religious belief
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