Spiritualism in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Spiritualism

A philosophic doctrine, opposing materialism, that claims transcendency of the divine being, the altogether spiritual character of reality and the value of inwardness of consciousness. | A belief that the dead communicate with the living, especially through a medium. Used in a broader sense than spiritism/Kardecism, in which followers specifically believe in Allan Kardec's Spiritist Codification, a series of books that contain additional moral and other teachings. | The quality or state of being spiritual.

Short Example Sentence for Spiritualism

  • 1. Phenomenalism and Spiritualism 271 Sect. 🔊
  • 2. Objective Spiritualism 292 Sect. 🔊
  • 3. The Transition to Spiritualism 280 Sect. 🔊

How to use Spiritualism in Sentence?

  • 1. You certainly do not condemn spiritualism, but ultra spiritualism you seem to abhor. 🔊
  • 2. He was said to be a believer in spiritualism or spiritism which is, perhaps, the proper term. 🔊
  • 3. And here is the issue between Spiritualism and the mass of mankind who deride and condemn it. 🔊
  • 4. The most curious thing about this turbaned Spiritualism is its development of the Koothoomi myth. 🔊
  • 5. His ideas on Spiritualism had been roughly outlined some time previous in a letter to The Times. 🔊
  • 6. This is a metaphysical spiritualism quite distinct from epistemological spiritualism, and by no means easily made consistent therewith. 🔊
  • 7. Thus, what is popularly known as spiritualism is, from my point of view, a mischievous and often very dangerous form of witchcraft. 🔊
  • 8. We would not deify the world, that is, set up the sensualism of the body, as spiritualism is set up as the sensualism of the soul. 🔊
  • 9. It is, however, an interesting fact in ancient spiritualism to know that Saul prophesied with a devil in him. 🔊
  • 10. Indeed, spiritualism would seem to have exceeded even Protagoreanism itself, and to have passed from scepticism to deliberate nihilism. 🔊
  • 11. In discussing spiritualism he never used the first person singular, but always spoke of what "we" believe, what "we" have done, etc. 🔊
  • 12. Having previously succeeded in exposing the frauds of spiritualism Mr. Hubbell determined to investigate the affair of Amherst. 🔊
  • 13. With the advent of modern spiritualism in 1848, came the first opportunity to bring woman forward as a teacher and leader in the great work of elevating and spiritualizing the masses. 🔊
  • 14. Spiritualism one knows, but here was spiritualism with a difference; psychic photography one had heard about, but here was a psychical photographer gone mad or bad! 🔊
  • 15. Like modern spiritualism, it seeks to employ a human medium to communicate with the dead; but it is unlike spiritualism in that the medium must actually be killed before he can go on his errand. 🔊