Uncategorized The Danger of Theological Ambiguity

The Danger of Theological Ambiguity

The Fixx, in their song One Thing Leads to Another, used the following lyrics: “Do what you say, say what you mean”, something that we too often assume is a concern for our immature children or perhaps for certain foreign cultures where a tolerance for ambiguity is more readily accepted.  However, when it comes to …

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Uncategorized Founding Fathers & Religious Deism

Founding Fathers & Religious Deism

While most Christians believe that the first five Presidents of the US were not only Christians but conservative Christians, nothing could be farther from the truth. The first five Presidents were self-professed Christians and did attending Christian services. However, this was a time when any serious politician had to be a practicing Christian, a time …

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Uncategorized Religion = Revealed Religion?

Religion = Revealed Religion?

While Christianity has done and continues to do many good things, it has unfortunately given religion as a whole a bad name. Christianity has made many people believe that any true religion must be based in revelation and, despite its admiration of Thomas Aquinas, that religion should not be only reason-based. On the other hand, …

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Uncategorized We are back

We are back

After an extended absence, the Religious Deism blog is back. We will be posting articles now at least once or twice a week, and we hope to do brief daily posts as well. Enjoy and let us know what you think.

Uncategorized Religious Deism, Religious Deists, US Politics and Donald Trump

Religious Deism, Religious Deists, US Politics and Donald Trump

Religious Deism (RD) is a theology without being a religion and without political party leanings. It is generally smart and appropriate for theologies and religious movements to try to stay apolitical, just like the US government should be pro religion without embracing any religion. However, in general and especially during these tumultuous political and electoral …

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Uncategorized Religious Deism suggestions about how to deal with Anxiousness

Religious Deism suggestions about how to deal with Anxiousness

Let’s approach this very important, human issue with 6 points to consider in moments of anxiousness. Say just “Our Father, who art in heaven” to remind ourselves that there is a God and an eternal afterlife. Anything physically that happens to us can and will be more than rectified in the next life where and …

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