Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Terminology Tuesday: Ineffability

That which cannot be expressed in intelligible language. Many mystics have claimed that an experience of God is ineffable (though that has not stopped them from attempting to explain the experience). See also mysticism; religious experience.


Evans, C. Stephen, Pocket Dictionary of Apologetics & Philosophy of Religion (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2002), p. 13.


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