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A Dictionary of the Divine

Lists of words starting with the letter:

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U,V  W  X,Y,Z

Other glossaries of religious terms on the Internet:

bullet Asatru terms: and
bullet Atheist terms:
bullet Buddhist terms:
bullet A glossary of Mahayana & Tibetan Buddhism terms:
bullet Christian terms:
bullet Christian Church (Disciples of Christ):
bullet Episcopalian:
bullet Episcopal/Anglican:
bullet Evangelical Christian:
bullet Roman Catholic:
bullet Counter-cult Movement:
bullet Gnostic terms:
bullet Hindu terms:
bullet Islamic terms: and
bullet Jewish terms: and
bullet Metaphysical terms:
bullet Mennonite terms:
bullet Religion and Society at:
bullet Scientology and Dianetics terms:
bullet Sikh terms: and
bullet Vampire/Vampyre terms
bullet Wiccan terms:
bullet Zen terms: and
bullet Zoroastrian terms:

The Glossarist has a list of hyperlinks to -- at last count -- 76 religious glossaries and dictionaries at:

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Related essays on this web site:

bullet Confusions over the meanings of religious terms
bullet Differences between definitions of words & phrases used by conservative Christian  and by other groups.
bullet Glossary of terms related to Satanic Ritual Abuse
bullet Using religious terms in essays, reports, etc.
bullet Using secular terms in essays, reports, etc. about "hot" religious topics.

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The following information sources were used to prepare and update the above essay. The hyperlinks are not necessarily still valid today.

  1. Jim Lawless, "Total Depravity" at: 
  2. Karen Armstrong, "The Battle for God," Knopf, (2000). This book studies Fundamentalism in Christianity, Islam and Judaism. Read reviews or order this book safely from online book store 
  3. David Levinson, "Religion: A cross-cultural dictionary," Oxford University Press, (1998). Read reviews or order this book
  4. The "World Wide Encyclopedia of Christianity" is available online at:

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