Month: January 2016

An Alternative Definition of God

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Most people these days understand the meaning of the word “God” as follows: God is a supernatural being who knows everything, can do anything, and is perfectly good. We can call belief in “God” according to this definition “classical theism.” I want to propose a quite different way of defining “God”, as follows: God is the thing that is known in true mystical experiences (if there are any). We can in turn define a “mystical […]