Published: 12th August 2021
Citation: Astronist Institution. (2021). Theopsephation. Available: https://www.astronism.com/astronary/astrosoteriology/theopsephation. Last accessed [enter date e.g. 15th Aug 2021].
the intervention of The Divine into The Cosmos to determine the portion of humanity that will achieve astrosis and hence, the portion that will experience the benefits of transcension, a group oftentimes regarded as corresponding to the Astrosa (the worldwide community of Astronists).
DERIVATIVES AND ALTERNATIVE PHRASES
Theopsephational | ˈθiːəʊsɛˈfeɪʃ(ə)nəl | adjective
Theopsephationally | ˈθiːəʊsɛˈfeɪʃ(ə)nəli | adverb
Theopsephationism | ˈθiːəʊsɛˈfeɪʃ(ə)nɪz(ə)m | noun
ORIGINS AND ETYMOLOGY
Astro-English: in Astronese, the term theopsephation firstly uses the prefix theo- denoting “god” or “divinity” conjoined to the word psephation which is based on the word psephology that denotes “the study of voting or selection”, meaning “god’s selection of people” or “divinely chosen persons.”
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