demythologization demythologization

Definition(s):

  • (n) the restatement of a message (as a religious one) in rational terms

Usage(s):

  1. But in the last section of the book, dealing directly with primitive Christianity, demythologization is seen at work.
  2. It seems that nothing is safe from demythologization, secularization and, ultimately, sanitation.
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integral integral
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