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==Gnosiology==
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Gnosiology is the study of intuitive and or spiritual knowledge it is this knowledge in contrast to scientific and or empirical knowledge. Scientific and or empirical knowledge being knowledge of nature, the natural or material world. Epistemical knowledge as such is knowledge based on the finite attributes of human existence. Gnosis being knowledge of the divine and also of the uncreated.  
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'''Gnosiology''' (from the Greek γνώσης or "gnõsis," "knowledge") is the study of intuitive (spiritual) knowledge. This is in contrast to scientific (empirical) knowledge (in Greek, επιστήμη or "epistẽmẽ") which denotes knowledge of the natural, material world. Epistemological knowledge, as such, is that knowledge of which natural, "fallen" man is capable. Gnosis is knowledge of the divine, spiritual and also of the uncreated that requires an enlightened heart or mind (Greek: "nous").
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==See Also==
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*[[Evolution]]
  
 
==Source==
 
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*Definition of gnosiology by The Very Rev. Prof. Dr. Dr. George Metallinos
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*Definition of gnosiology by The Very Rev. Prof. George Metallinos of the University of Athens Department of Theology [http://www.psyche.gr/Metallinos.htm]
Professor of University of Athens Department of Theology [http://www.psyche.gr/Metallinos.htm]
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Gnosiology (from the Greek γνώσης or "gnõsis," "knowledge") is the study of intuitive (spiritual) knowledge. This is in contrast to scientific (empirical) knowledge (in Greek, επιστήμη or "epistẽmẽ") which denotes knowledge of the natural, material world. Epistemological knowledge, as such, is that knowledge of which natural, "fallen" man is capable. Gnosis is knowledge of the divine, spiritual and also of the uncreated that requires an enlightened heart or mind (Greek: "nous").

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  • Definition of gnosiology by The Very Rev. Prof. George Metallinos of the University of Athens Department of Theology [1]
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