indifferentism

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in·dif·fer·ent·ism

 (ĭn-dĭf′ər-ən-tĭz′əm, -dĭf′rən-)
n.
The belief that all religions are of equal validity.

in·dif′fer·ent·ist n.

indifferentism

(ɪnˈdɪfrənˌtɪzəm; -fərən-)
n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) systematic indifference, esp in matters of religion
inˈdifferentist n

indifferentism

a view that admits no real difference between true and f alse in religion or philosophy; a form of agnosticism. See also attitudes. — indifferentist, n.
See also: Philosophy
a view that admits no real difference between true and false in religion or philosophy; a form of agnosticism. — indifferentist, n. See also attitudes.
See also: Religion
the condition of being indifferent or of having no preference. See also philosophy; religion. — indifferentist, n.
See also: Attitudes
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But the story seems to show that the theologia constructiva was constantly confused with and/or inhibited by a theologia defensia, a battle against indifferentists such as deists and other cultured despisers of religion.
But perhaps the largest congregation is the faithless Order of the Indifferentists, who say they believe the Good News but refuse to stir themselves on a Sunday morning for worship or on a weekday night for Bible study.
And we have the devout Indifferentists who won't come to Christ unless there is something in it for us.
Guard yourselves against both; you will find the spirit of a religion, not among rigid systematizers or superficial indifferentists, but among those who live in it as their element and move ever further in it without nurturing the illusion that they are able to embrace it completely.
Although he offers an objectivist alternative to the moral theories of prudentialists, relativists, subjectivists, and indifferentists, he does so in a way that makes constructive use of the core of their concerns: self-interest, plurality, perspective and context, and irreducible gaps between value and fact.