blind faith


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blind faith, it is inaccessible to the light of disproof -- an
Now I never gave my coming interview with the Major a thought; I felt an unreasoning confidence in myself, and a blind faith in
The wave of rebellion swept over me in an instant, beginning with an heretical doubt as to the sanctity of the established order of things--that fetish which has ruled Pan-Americans for two centuries, and which is based upon a blind faith in the infallibility of the prescience of the long-dead framers of the articles of Pan-American federation--and ending in an adamantine determination to defend my honor and my life to the last ditch against the blind and senseless regulation which assumed the synonymity of misfortune and treason.
At best it was but a slender cord that held us from destruction, and I think that I steered that night more by intuition and blind faith than by skill or reason.
There needs to be a movement in this country against blind faith and religious extremism of any kind," he added.
True believers may acknowledge their blind faith in religious dogma, while foreign policy wonks seldom acknowledge their blind faith in political dogma.
Diners may wish to inquire about the cheeses used in a particular entree at Blind Faith Cafe before ordering to ensure that their expectations will be met.
KARACHI, June 17, 2009 (Balochistan Times) --With a growing recognition that blind faith in economic growth and gain as the be-all, end-all, cure-for-all has been misplaced, World Health Organization Director-General Dr.
There are no easy solutions, we learn with Zoe, but she sees others who are coping with loss, she sees the prairies recovering from calamity, and she knows she is able to love her family and keep going, even with some blind faith in the future.
An involving story about the blind faith of a community manipulated, children betrayed, and the struggle to cope with hopelessly tangled emotions.
After that he formed Blind Faith with Eric Clapton as well as producing an extensive solo catalogue and played with a who's who of musicians on the world scene.
Falling back on his beloved notion of memes, he runs down some of these cultural genes (belief in immortality, hatred of heretics, exaltation of blind faith, etc.