aeon

Derivation

  • Greek: aion, age

Profile

An age of the universe; ever-existing; eternal Divine power. In Gnosticism, one of the spiritual powers evolved from the eternal Divine Being by progressive emanation and constituting the Pleroma (plenitude) or invisible spiritual world, as distinct from the Kenoma (chaotic void) or visible material world.

MLA Citation

  • “aeon”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 November 2014. Web. 20 September 2017. <>