natural theology

noun

Definition of natural theology

: theology deriving its knowledge of God from the study of nature independent of special revelation

First Known Use of natural theology

1622, in the meaning defined above

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“Natural theology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/natural%20theology. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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