Origin of deist
Examples from the Web for deist
The deist controversies did not reach the enormous majority of the nation, who went quietly about their business in the old paths.English Literature and Society in the Eighteenth Century|Leslie Stephen
Which theory ascribes the more intelligence to God—the Deist's or the Christian's?
It is generally agreed that in point of good spirit and good temper the Bishop was far inferior to the Deist.Ancient and Modern Celebrated Freethinkers|Charles Bradlaugh, A. Collins, and J. Watts
In the forefront of this group was John Rogers, whose hostility to the deist was articulate and compulsive.A Discourse Concerning Ridicule and Irony in Writing (1729)|Anthony Collins
He was a deist, being in entire sympathy with Franklin in his views of Christianity.