ousia

suomi-englanti sanakirja

ousia englanniksi

  1. The essential nature or ‘substance’ of God, often as contrasted to the ‘energies’ (external actions and influences) through which he is manifest.

  2. 2009, (w), ''The Case for God'', Vintage 2010, p. 79:

  3. We could never know God's ''ousia'', but in order to adapt his indescribable nature to our limited intellect, God communicated to us through his activities in the world.
  4. Essence, being.

  5. ousia