Fideism Definition

fēdā-ĭz-əm, fīdē-
The view that everything that can be known with certainty about God or divine things is known only or primarily by faith and never by reason alone.
Webster's New World

Origin of Fideism

  • Probably from French fidéïsme from Latin fidēs faith bheidh- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin fides.

    From Wiktionary

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