Living rather than intellectual faith

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    • Religion is becoming a way of life rather than a system of belief
    • Caputo
      • "the faithful need to concede that they do not cognitively know what they believe by faith"
      • God as a deed not a thought "The name of God is something to do"
    • people's religions are based on faith not fact.Given such uncertainty, it should not even be possible to base your faith on this.
    • Post modernist views of Christianity can adopt this emphasis upon deeds rather than creeds
      • For example, the trinity motivates Christians to live their lives, yet there is a mystery surrounding it.
        • Andrew wright "Christians are engaged in the experiment of striving to make their own personal life stories part of God's creation"


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