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|Noun||1.||cataphatism - the religious belief that God has given enough clues to be known to humans positively and affirmatively (e.g., God created Adam `in his own image')|
faith, religion, religious belief - a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny; "he lost his faith but not his morality"
apophatism - the religious belief that God cannot be known but is completely `other' and must be described in negative terms (in terms of what God is not)