A second example of faith
that includes action comes from the biblical story of the prostitute Rahab.
Charles Lwanga and companions, you gave your lives for God, and were not afraid to die for your faith
Must thoroughly and fairly investigate and evaluate each claim, making a diligent effort to collect all facts necessary for good faith
judgment on the claim and to weigh facts in a fair and honest way;
None of this, of course, is to downplay the grave and horrific nature of the Islamist terror threat; it is, however; to suggest that if this sort of historical causation is more complicated than Harris asserts it to be, so it might just be the case that faith
is not always and everywhere "so uncompromising a misuse of the power of our minds that it forms a perverse, cultural singularity--a vanishing point beyond which rational discourse proves impossible.
All the reformers appealed to scripture as the primary authority in faith
and practice, believing that within its pages a model of the life and thought of a New Testament church could be discerned.
In town, she makes friends with Cassie, who lets Faith
borrow her horse to pay a clandestine visit to the lighthouse.
While her family problems mount, Faith
finds herself in the midst of a very important book deal with a famous author.
In fact, the period was marked, not by blind and uninformed belief, but by great intellectual effort dedicated to proving conclusively both the reality of the Judeo-Christian God and the reasonableness of faith
Should a faith
-based charity that receives government aid be allowed to hire only people of its faith
to work in its charity programs?
It may be, however, that our faith
-addled President lacks sufficient faith
himself, because his executive order establishing faith
-based charitable social services contains the inconsistent requirement that such projects be "results oriented," suggesting that they will be evaluated by post-Enlightenment methods involving empiricism and objective measurements.
On the eve of Imperial Teen's sophomore release, front man Roddy Bottum talks about his former band, Faith
No More, and laments the scarcity of male groupies for his new one
The sources of medieval faith
examined by Hirsh were embodied initially in religious forms as diverse as private prayerbooks, Chaucerian tales, mystical literature, or popular devotional experiences, among them the arma Christi and Marian apparitions.