religious mystic

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n religious mystic someone who believes in the existence of realities beyond human comprehension
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Usage

In literature:

All the while her thought was trying to justify her delight in the colors by merging them in her mystic religious joy.
"Middlemarch" by George Eliot
BATH, n. A kind of mystic ceremony substituted for religious worship, with what spiritual efficacy has not been determined.
"The Devil's Dictionary" by Ambrose Bierce
Let us not scoff too loudly at their mystic visions and religious rhapsodies!
"Canada: the Empire of the North" by Agnes C. Laut
They were fond of religious discussion, and were mystics.
"Heroes of Modern Europe" by Alice Birkhead
He shows none of the mystical visionary feeling of the Spaniards even in his religious pictures.
"Great Artists, Vol 1." by Jennie Ellis Keysor
His bearing was devout, religious, mystical.
"Pipefuls" by Christopher Morley
He, with those who have observed this mystical quiet hour, is puzzled concerning its religious efficacy.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 5, 1920" by Various
The one of these is the mysticism of Schopenhauer, the religious sequel to a universalistic voluntarism.
"The Approach to Philosophy" by Ralph Barton Perry
A vague, mystic light that compelled an almost religious emotion came through the tiny window panes.
"Cleo The Magnificent" by Louis Zangwill
I refer to the host of prejudices, traditional customs, mystic superstitions, religious dogmas, fashions, etc.
"The Sexual Question" by August Forel
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In news:

Mystical religious sect accuses feds of screwing up.
Labyrinths have been used for centuries as part of mystical and religious traditions.
13) Naming Infinity: A True Story of Religious Mysticism and Mathematical Creativity Graham, Loren R.
Mystical religious sect accuses feds of screwing up.
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