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mysterium tremendum

foreign term my·ster·i·um tre·men·dum \mi-ˈster-ē-ˌu̇m-tre-ˈmen-du̇m\

Definition of mysterium tremendum

    :  overwhelming mystery

Origin and Etymology of mysterium tremendum


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