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PANENTHEISM

The theory that the world is part of God, though not the whole of his being. It differs from pantheism, which identifies the world as God, by saying that a part of God is the universe and a part is simply God.

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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