Topic 1: Is Religious Faith Rational

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A Priori
Not based on empirical evidence (independent of human experience)
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Analytic
A statement that is true by definiton; the predicate is contained within the subject
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Synthetic
Where the definiton is not contained within the subject
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Ontological
Concerned witht the nature of being (existence)
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Inductive Reasonimg
A logical process where a series of true premises do not necessarily lead to a true conclusion
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Deductive Reasoning
If the premises are true then the conclusion must be true
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In Intellectu
Existing in the mind
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In Re
Existing in reality
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Inherent
A permenant or essential attritube within a thing
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Metaphysical
Beyond the material
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Necessary Exsistence
A being who cannot not exist, and is responsible for its own existence
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Philosophical
A theory or attitude that acts as a guiding principle for behaviour / the love of wisdom
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Predicate
Quality of a characteristic of an object or a thing
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Rational
Based on or in accordance with reason or logic
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Reason
A cause, explanation or justification for an action or event
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A statement that is true by definiton; the predicate is contained within the subject

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Analytic

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Where the definiton is not contained within the subject

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Concerned witht the nature of being (existence)

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A logical process where a series of true premises do not necessarily lead to a true conclusion

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