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theology
used in Leaves of Grass

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the study of religion; or a particular system or school of religious beliefs
  • Sermons, creeds, theology—but the fathomless human brain, And what is reason? and what is love? and what is life?
    Book 3 — Song of Myself (82% in)
  • What are your theology, tuition, society, traditions, statute-books, now?
    Book 12 — Song of the Broad-Axe (57% in)
  • ...are with you, before and since, and those to come also, That we all labor together transmitting the same charge and succession, We few equals indifferent of lands, indifferent of times, We, enclosers of all continents, all castes, allowers of all theologies, Compassionaters, perceivers, rapport of men, We walk silent among disputes and assertions, but reject not the disputers nor any thing that is asserted, We hear the bawling and din, we are reach'd at by divisions, jealousies,...
    Book 24 — AUTUMN RIVULETS (65% in)
  • The Calming Thought of All That coursing on, whate'er men's speculations, Amid the changing schools, theologies, philosophies, Amid the bawling presentations new and old, The round earth's silent vital laws, facts, modes continue.
    Book 34 — SANDS AT SEVENTY (41% in)

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