Theologate

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Theologate (-gāt) the course of study for R.C. priests
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Quotations

  • Karl Barth
    Karl Barth
    “The best theology would need no advocates; it would prove itself.”
  • Martin Luther
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    “Next to theology I give music the highest place of honor.”
  • Denis Diderot
    Denis%20Diderot
    “Do you see this egg? With this you can topple every theological theory, every church or temple in the world.”
  • Henry Ward Beecher
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    “Theology is a science of mind applied to God.”
  • Henry Ward Beecher
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    “Theology is but our ideas of truth classified and arranged.”
  • Robert Green Ingersoll
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    “Let us put theology out of religion. Theology has always sent the worst to heaven, the best to hell.”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. theologiatheos, God, logos, a treatise.

Usage

In literature:

Among all nations the phenomena of the atmosphere have had important theological and mythological relations.
"The Origin of the World According to Revelation and Science" by John William Dawson
The Theological Seminary at Stellenbosch prepares theological students for the ministry of the Dutch Church.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 2" by Various
Some other works by him on theological subjects remain in manuscript.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 7" by Various
In those days Paris was the great centre of philosophical and theological learning.
"Saint Bonaventure" by Rev. Fr. Laurence Costelloe, O.F.M.
The years that followed the death of Huss formed in Bohemia a period of incessant theological strife.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 2" by Various
In these theological struggles, Selnecker will always be remembered as one of the great champions of pure Lutheran doctrine.
"The Story of Our Hymns" by Ernest Edwin Ryden
To theology, God is determinate; to doubt, imperfect if determinate.
"The Will to Doubt" by Alfred H. Lloyd
His brother, SIEGMUND JACOB BAUMGARTEN (1706-1757), was professor of theology at Halle, and applied the methods of Wolff to theology.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 4" by Various
He knew little of theologies, it would seem; the better for him, perhaps.
"Speeches, Addresses, and Occasional Sermons, Volume 1 (of 3)" by Theodore Parker
When a boy I learned that there is but one religion though many theologies.
"Speeches, Addresses, and Occasional Sermons, Volume 2 (of 3)" by Theodore Parker
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In poetry:

"Ego-theism":
This trouble seems to be
Chief in theology:
Each thinks the hymn should be, --
Nearer, my God, to Thee.
"Poetry" by Edmund Vance Cooke
We did much as we chose to do;
We'd never heard of Mrs. Grundy;
All the theology we knew
Was that we mightn't play on Sunday;
"Gemini And Virgo" by Charles Stuart Calverley
Such is the outcome of your attack on the cat:
A theological, Augustinian grimace,
Which makes difficult our walking on this eart.
"To Mrs. Professor In Defense Of My Cat's Honor And Not Only" by Czeslaw Milosz
Woven of linen were her veil and sandals.
But, twined 'mid boughs of foliage, on their hem
The theologic Virtues Three were painted;
Hearts set about with gold encompassed them.
"She Of The Garden" by Emile Verhaeren
By now I've got the whole place clearly charted.
Our garden, first: where I did not invent
Blinding theologies of flowers and fruits,
And wasn't spoken to by an old hat.
And here we have that splendid family
"I Remember, I Remember" by Philip Larkin
His sermons were tremendous things, and thunder-bolts would drop;
The trouble with poor Father Pat was when and how to stop.
Theology? don't mention it! he'd talk the bishop flat;
One half was Father Gury, and the rest was Father Pat.
"Vale` - Father Pat" by John O Brien

In news:

He questions the role of Black ministers in what he calls "Ghetto Theology".
The LNK'lings Class is studying the theology of the literature of C.S.
Yesterday I posted a reflection on some theological issues raised by Boswell's anecdote about Dr Johnson and his cat.
There is also a theological layer of analysis in Luhrmann's account.
Theology of suffering and death.
Virginia Theological Seminary's VTS Press has published Hail.
A national society focused on the philosophy and theology of Mormons will meet in Logan this weekend.
A Conversation with Gary Peluso-Verdend, President of Phillips Theological Seminary.
We haven't talked about sin directly at a Theology Pub in a while, but previous conversations have gone fairly similarly.
1st Annual "Pontius Pilot" Awards for Unintentional Theological Comedy.
US Catholic sisters, nuns making serious theological errors.
His message is a theological one, but theology is about to land squarely in the middle of the Republican presidential primary campaign.
Unitarian Universalism is a Christian theological movement that refers to God as one person.
Understand the interpretation of the Qur'an - not the words of the Qur'an CTOC ( Counter Terrorism Operations Center) will provide you with comprehensive knowledge of all Islamic theological sources.
It's about some phony ideal, some phony theology.
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In science:

Gr ¨unbaum, A. (2000). A new critique of theological interpretations of physical cosmology.
New remarks on the Cosmological Argument
The author, a schoolmaster with a classics background who was interested in literature and theology, wrote his science fiction fantasy in pure mathematics for entertainment.
A Collection of Exercises in Two-Dimensional Physics, Part 1
At the beginning of this timeline scholars were mainly concerned with theological considerations that were not amenable to experimental confirmation.
MESON2000 Conference Summary
And finally, as if to close the circle, at the end of the millennium many theoreticians have again turned to theological speculations which are not amenable to experimental confirmation.
MESON2000 Conference Summary
Allen, Paul, 2001, Philosophical Framework with the Science-Theology Dialogue: A Critical Reflection on the Work of Ernan McMul lin, unpublished Ph.D dissertation, St.
Retroduction, Multiverse Hypotheses and Their Testability
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