noun. ['ˌrɛvəˈleɪʃən'] an enlightening or astonishing disclosure.
Words that Rhyme with Revelation
How do you pronounce revelation?
Pronounce revelation as ˌrɛvəˈleɪʃən.
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Example sentences of the word revelation
1. Noun, singular or mass
God self-reveals to humanity, and that revelation itself is the remote rule of faith.
Quotes containing the word revelation
1. Ontologically, chocolate raises profoundly disturbing questions: Does not chocolate offer natural revelation of the goodness of the Creator just as chilies disclose a divine sense of humor? Is the human born with an innate longing for chocolate? Does the notion of chocolate preclude the concept of free will?
- David Augsburger
2. Throughout the ages, Christians have adapted John of Patmos's visions to changing times, reading their own social, political and religious conflicts into the cosmic war he so powerfully evokes. Yet his Book of Revelation appeals not only to fear and desires for vengeance but also to hope.
- Elaine Pagels
3. Music is ... A higher revelation than all Wisdom & Philosophy
- Ludwig van Beethoven
noun. ['ˌrɛvəˈleɪʃən'] the speech act of making something evident.
- speech act
- news leak
- keep quiet
noun. the last book of the New Testament; contains visionary descriptions of heaven and of conflicts between good and evil and of the end of the world; attributed to Saint John the Apostle.
- Revelation of Saint John the Divine
- New Testament
noun. ['ˌrɛvəˈleɪʃən'] communication of knowledge to man by a divine or supernatural agency.
- divine revelation