beatific vision

noun

Definition of beatific vision

: the direct knowledge of God enjoyed by the blessed in heaven

First Known Use of beatific vision

1702, in the meaning defined above

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“Beatific vision.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beatific%20vision. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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