Origin of theism
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“Maybe we need a new category other than theism, atheism or agnosticism that takes paradox and unknowing into account,” he writes.Frank Schaeffer, the Atheist Who Believes in God
August 3, 2014
But his theism does clarify some of the tension between his work and popular atheism.People Are Born with Religious Belief Argues New Book
March 28, 2012
It is theism, in its purest as in its impurest shape, that the writer condemns.Diderot and the Encyclopdists
It simply has no more to do with Theism than the first book of Euclid has.The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume I (of II)
Theism is the easiest of all religions to get, but the most difficult to keep.Natural Law in the Spiritual World
In work after work dealing with theism one looks in vain for some definition of "God."
Honestly to be of service to theism the God established must be a person.
C17: from Greek theos god + -ism
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Word Origin and History for theism
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