[in-dif-er-uh n-tiz-uh m, -dif-ruh n-]
- systematic indifference.
- the principle or opinion that differences of religious belief are essentially unimportant.
- Philosophy. the doctrine that each entity is essentially unique and at the same time essentially the same as all other entities of its kind.
Origin of indifferentism
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Examples from the Web for indifferentism
What is to be done to arrest the progress of this indifferentism?
But these are distinct from the perfect polish and politeness of indifferentism.Backlog Studies
Charles Dudley Warner
In short, to men of the world it is neither more nor less than Indifferentism.The Philosophy of Natural Theology
But Fichte's condemnation of Schelling's Indifferentism is quite right.History of Modern Philosophy
Alfred William Benn
Partly, because of the indifferentism which is everywhere so prevalent.Inspiration and Interpretation
- systematic indifference, esp in matters of religion
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