deist definition

  • noun:
    • A person who believes in deism.
    • person who feels within the presence of a God, but denies disclosed religion; a freethinker.
    • One who thinks in the presence of an individual God, in few or not one regarding the more unique doctrines for the Christian religion; one that holds to some of much more general propositions regarding the Christian trust in regards to the Deity, but denies revelation while the authority for the chapel.
    • One who keeps the viewpoint there is a God, but no divine providence governing the affairs of men; one that holds that, God isn't only distinct through the globe, but also divided from this.
    • Synonyms Atheist, Skeptic, etc. See infidel.
    • someone who thinks that God created the world and then abandoned it
  • adjective:
    • Of or associated with deism.
    • of or associated with deism

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