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natural theology

noun
1.
theology based on knowledge of the natural world and on human reason, apart from revelation.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80
Related forms
natural theologian, noun
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natural theology

noun
1.
the attempt to derive theological truth, and esp the existence of God, from empirical facts by reasoned argument Compare revealed religion, fideism, revelation (sense 3)
Derived Forms
natural theologian, noun
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