- Pantheism is the belief that all the forces in the universe are God.
An example of pantheism is rejecting the idea that God has an individual personality.
pantheism definition by Webster's New World
- the doctrine that God is not a personality, but that all laws, forces, manifestations, etc. of the universe are God; the belief that God and the universe are one and the same
- the worship, or toleration of worship, of all gods of various cults
Origin: French panthéisme ; from panthéiste ; from eastern; English pantheist, coined (1705) by J. Toland, Irish deist: see pan-, theo-, and amp; -ism
pantheism definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A doctrine identifying the Deity with the universe and its phenomena.
- Belief in and worship of all gods.
- panˈthe·ist noun
- panˌthe·isˈtic, panˌthe·isˈti·cal adjective
- panˌthe·isˈti·cal·ly adverb
pantheism - Cultural Definition
The belief that God, or a group of gods, is identical with the whole natural world; pantheism comes from Greek roots meaning “belief that everything is a god.”