cosmic order

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  • Each thing has a formal cause and final cause and a role in the rational cosmic order.
  • They represent the cosmic order within which the world realizes its meaning.
  • That individual is a result of the cosmic order, the inevitable product of cause and effect. Cited from The Human Machine, by E. Arnold Bennett
  • The suggestion is that, after all, time is only a very relative affair in the cosmic order of things. Cited from Books and Habits from the Lectures of Lafcadio Hearn, by Lafcadio Hearn
  • They were the self-proclaimed centers and the sources of social, moral, and cosmic order.
  • Here Devi serves as the agent who allows the cosmic order to be restored.
  • This was part of his teleological understanding of nature in which all things have an intended role to play in a divine cosmic order.
  • They all come together though, in the belief of a fundamental cosmic order, in which the two elements of time and space are the most important.
  • But overall, the focus of the creation myths is the establishment of cosmic order rather than the special place of humans within it.
  • The death of God is a way of saying that humans are no longer able to believe in any such cosmic order since they themselves no longer recognize it.
  • Political order was therefore also a cosmic order, and to kill a tlatoani was to transgress that order.
  • Evil cannot create and is hence has a lower priority in the cosmic order (asha).
  • The cremation tower itself symbolized the cosmic order the ritual sought to make real.
  • This lets them understand that Galactus is part of the cosmic order, despite the loss of whole races.
  • The account of the journey presupposes a cosmic order, and the order can be understood only through the account of a cosmic journey.
  • She was the daughter of the primordial and symbolized both cosmic order and social harmony.
  • The Forbidden City in Beijing is laid out to follow cosmic order though rather than observing four directions.
  • When some of the magazines come to hand, one feels that he is in touch with the affairs of the universe and has reading of a cosmic order. Cited from The Warriors, by Lindsay, Anna Robertson Brown
  • The first is the spiritual one, in which God's Divine Wisdom expressing itself in a cosmic order.
  • Other examples which have brought together ideas of cognition and landscape include studies of the cosmic order embedded in the roads of settlements.
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