Does Religious Scepticism Rest on a Mistake?
There are those who will say that the sceptic’s very questions indicate that he has got religion all wrong and that we can, if we have a feel for what religion is all about, only be radically sceptical of such scepticism.
KeywordsReligious Belief Religious Discourse Empirical Proposition Religious Claim Religious Form
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