HyperDic: article_of_faith

English > 2 senses of the expression article of faith:
NOUNcommunicationarticle of faith, credendum(Christianity) any of the sections into which a creed or other statement of doctrine is divided
cognitionarticle of faith, conviction, strong beliefan unshakable belief in something without need for proof or evidence
English > article of faith: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaning(Christianity) any of the sections into which a creed or other statement of doctrine is divided.
Synonymcredendum
CategoryChristianity, Christian religionA monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the Old Testament and the teachings of Jesus as embodied in the New Testament and emphasizing the role of Jesus as savior
Broaderdogma, tenetA religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof
English > article of faith: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningAn unshakable belief in something without need for proof or evidence.
Synonymsconviction, strong belief
NarroweramateurismThe conviction that people should participate in sports as a hobby (for the fun of it) rather than for money
BroaderbeliefAny cognitive content held as true
Spanishcerteza, certidumbre, convencimiento, convicción
Catalancertesa, certitud, convenciment, convicció

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