Apophasis versus Cataphasis

Apophasis versus Cataphasis – Revelation/explanation via negative example, opposed to cataphasis (revelation/explanation via positive example, showing). An example is one common theological defense of God: He’s unseen, timeless, without bounding dimension or any limit, etc. Apophasis is more powerful than cataphasis in general: Especially when it comes to theme (emotion, soul), the best strategy is [...]