scriptural reification is idolatrous

Reification is a complex idea for when you treat something immaterial — like happiness, fear, or evil — as a material thing. This can be a way of making something concrete and easier to understand, like how a wedding ring is the reification of a couple’s love. However, reification is often considered a sign that someone is thinking illogically. For example, if you think of justice as something physical, you’re confusing ideas and things, which can lead to problems. (Vocabulary.com)

 

idolatry
1: the worship of a physical object as a god
2: immoderate attachment or devotion to something
(Merriam-Webster)

Yeah. These are now the kinds of thoughts I have while driving down the highway. You’re welcome.

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