The Articulated

Two planes stand out in this phenomenon, first: establish relationships between objects, individuals, concepts and processes with the articulated sounds; Second, represent those sounds in some systems called Scriptures. Long, slow and quite unknown is the story in details of the evolution of what we today use routinely as Scripture, and it highlights the inexhaustible recursive nature of codes known as alphabets, the versatility of this creation, is surprising if we think of its stability and potentiality. For example, one of the most used and known from them, the Latin alphabet or alphabet, is virtually the same in terms of their composition and form for centuries. With no more than twenty-nine signs or letters the civilizations of the West have perpetuated his cultural legacy of more than two thousand years. Similarly, the number of messages that can be structured with such a small number of signs produces admiration.

Impossible is not admitting that to bring God to man to life trained it with language so that this would be an integral part of their daily work in all its areas. One of them will occupy our attention in the following pages, us We are referring to the participation of the language in the development of the spiritual dimension of being. What is the role of language in the spiritual experience of the human being? A simple way to respond to this concern is directing our attention to the uses that we give that gift. Shapes how we use the language they have been object of study since long ago, specialists have shown many analysis and examples which in practice are several and various functions to comply. In the literature on functionalism and language, there are several theories and terms that we can use to reflect on language and spirituality, in this brief survey will use only some few of those concepts to show that in the growth of spirituality and the solid foundation of faith, linguistically is an element always present.