Definition of Fideists

1. Noun. (plural of fideist) ¹



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Definition of Fideists

1. fideist [n] - See also: fideist

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fideists

fiddliness
fiddling
fiddling with
fiddlings
fiddly
fiddy
fide
fided
fideicommissa
fideicommissum
fideism
fideisms
fideist
fideistic
fideistically
fideists (current term)
fidejussion
fidejussor
fidejussors
fidelismo
fidelismos
fidelista
fidelistas
fidelities
fidelitous
fidelity
fidelity bond
fidelity bonds
fidge
fidged

Literary usage of Fideists

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1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"For some fideists, human reason cannot of itself reach certitude in regard to any truth whatever; ... These are sometimes called moderate fideists, for, ..."

2. History of Philosophy by William Turner (1903)
"... by the sceptic Schulze (1761-1833), by the eclectic Herder (1744-1803), and by the fideists, Hamann (1730-1788) and Jacobi (1743-1819). ..."

3. Epistemology; Or, The Theory of Knowledge: An Introduction to General by Peter Coffey (1917)
"Europe in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries witnessed a widespread disin- 1 MERCIER describes as fideists only those who propound as the ultimate ..."

4. French Prophets of Yesterday: A Study of Religious Thought Under the Second by Albert Léon Guérard (1913)
"For Gratry believed in Reason, and defended its claims right and left, against the fideists like ..."

5. Through Scylla and Charybdis: Or, The Old Theology and the New by George Tyrrell (1907)
"... all the Fathers and Doctors of the Church are " fideists," and I am at a loss how to classify ML otherwise than as an " intellectualist. ..."

6. Princeton Theological Review by Princeton Theological Seminary (1913)
"While he does not agree with the fideists that these should determine the object of faith, nevertheless Apologetics should consider them, since in certain ..."

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