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discourse on the nature of doubt

posted by Aziz Poonawalla

In the context of a critique of President Obama for his speech at Notre Dame, Daniel Larison engages in a theologic examination of the nature of doubt, invoking the doubt of the apostle Thomas. In response, E.D. Kain at LOG defends the function of doubt and argues it serves a valid spiritual purpose in its own right.



  • Your Name

    Victor Hugo said: “I believe that there is more faith in honest doubt than in half the creeds.”

  • Albert the Abstainer

    A person who acknowledges their own ignorance can learn, while a person who never doubts is proud, blind and foolish.

  • Iqra

    salaam aleikum warmatullahi wabarakatuh
    As a new Muslimah at the end of last year I subscribed to the Beliefnet and have found this to be both informative and thought provoking. InshaAllah keep up the good work.
    Iqra

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