article of faith


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article of faith

n. pl. articles of faith
A very basic belief not to be doubted.

article of faith

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1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) Christianity any of the clauses or propositions into which a creed or other statement of doctrine is divided
2. a deeply held belief
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Noun1.article of faith - (Christianity) any of the sections into which a creed or other statement of doctrine is divided
Christian religion, Christianity - a monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the Old Testament and the teachings of Jesus as embodied in the New Testament and emphasizing the role of Jesus as savior
dogma, tenet - a religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof
2.article of faith - an unshakable belief in something without need for proof or evidence
belief - any cognitive content held as true
amateurism - the conviction that people should participate in sports as a hobby (for the fun of it) rather than for money
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The Bible," said Aramis, "make our belief in them a law; the ghost of Samuel appeared to Saul, and it is an article of faith that I should be very sorry to see any doubt thrown upon, Porthos.
I do not judge you; I have not weighed you in the scales of Reason and found you Perfection--it is simply an article of faith.
Perhaps this is the reason why it is an article of faith with the servants, handed down from race to race, that the departed Tisher was a hairdresser.
She noted that for the Indian government, strategic cooperation with Afghanistan is an article of faith, which has a spiritual and civilisation connect.
In Maulana's article of faith corruption and usurping nation's wealth is no crime.
The protection of the environment and the mother planet is an article of faith," Modi said at a joint news conference with Macron in Paris.
Because some in the government-not all-are into crime smuggling of rice, smuggling of everything, smuggling of airplanes and on, and we just cannot- I hold it as an article of faith.
He said Islam teaches respect to all Prophets and belief in the holy Christ and other Prophets of Allah is article of faith of the Muslims.
They reject the notion that anything, even godhead itself, must be accepted as S an article of faith without question.
After all, for lo these many years, it has been an Article of Faith that NH is and will always be John McCain country.
As other Christian sects, notably Jehovah's Witnesses, were being persecuted, and the Jewish population was being decimated, the fourteen thousand German Mormons took refuge in the church's Twelfth Article of Faith, which essentially requires cooperation with the civil government, no matter its stripe.