Definition of "theologize" []

  • To make theological in form or significance. (verb-transitive)
  • To speculate about theology. (verb-intransitive)

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Use "theologize" in a sentence
  • "Once content to simply legislate, the pro-choice democrats have recently decided to "theologize" in a public forum."
  • "With the West Virginia coal mine disaster, the Gulf of Mexico oil catastrophe, and the Gaza blockade all fresh in our minds -- not to mention the most polarized and paralyzed political establishment in over one hundred years -- more and more of us agree that it's time to change what we do and how we think, including the ways we theologize about the future."
  • "In retrospect, Plaskow sees the impact of non-Jewish thought on “The Coming of Lilith,” and the dearth of Jewish theological language and understandings, but she also sees in it “my first incorporation of Jewish modes of thinking into my attempts to theologize.”"