Definición de cataphatic en inglés:


Saltos de línea: cata|phati¦c
Pronunciación: /ˌkatəˈfatɪk


  • (Of knowledge of God) obtained through defining God with positive statements. The opposite of apophatic.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • That, I think, is the point of those who hold that apophatic theology (negative theology) and cataphatic theology (positive theology) are really two sides of a single coin.
    • Anselm's theology is excessively cataphatic (affirmative or positive) and rationalist.
    • It is from within this christological context that Maximus's understanding of the relationship between apophatic and cataphatic theology is most profitably interpreted.


mid 19th century: from Greek kataphatikos 'affirmative', from kataphasis 'affirmation', from kata- (as an intensifier) + phanai 'speak'.

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