In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(body of belief, tenet)dogma masculine
- Radical innovators challenge the dogmas and the orthodoxies of the incumbents.
- Faith does, to be sure, have an objective content in the form of the truths that God has revealed, so there have to be dogmas and there has to be a teaching authority.
- I come to such a sharing not out of belief in old dogmas, but through an interest in the shared revitalisation of our common life and our troubled world.
- He believes that when living in a certain society you should become a real part of it by sticking to its rules, dogmas and principles.
- These are ideologies and dogmas that came for political reasons afterwards.
- Don't creeds make faith into a matter of doctrines and dogmas?
- Women activists are concerned about the need to change laws and cultural dogmas, and to encourage women to be aggressive in demanding their rights.
- This makes it a plain fact that religion can neither be a dogma nor a doctrine.
- Since Hinduism is a religion without dogmas and has a wide theological spectrum, its real objective is assimilation - religious and cultural.
- Such shallow and untenable reasoning lies at the heart of many sexist, racist and elitist dogmas.
- From this was perpetuated the dogma that the private sector would always be more efficient than the public.
- Buddhism, by contrast, seems to have no rules, no dogmas, no guilt-inducing concepts like sin.
- The world view of the secular left or hard left is indeed a dogma or a religious faith.
- Zen has an iconoclastic tendency, and seems to regard the study of texts, doctrines, and dogmas as a potential hindrance to spiritual awakening.
- On the contrary, you renew your doctrines and dogmas, making them relevant to the times in which you seek support.
- With absolutely no support from the pulpit, old doctrines and beliefs live on not as dogmas but as customary beliefs and family traditions.
- Erasmus searched for reconciliation between Faith and Reason, refusing not only the dogmas of Faith, but the dogmas of Reason as well.
- First, although adherence to a certain way of life may be an important part of being religious, surely that adherence presupposes belief in the truth of some basic dogmas?
- In a sense it is not the corruptors' fault, they were brought up to inherit the same dishonest dogmas and attitudes as the previous generation.
- In a free market society, ruled not by a dogma, but by the mammon, it was unnecessary.
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