Religion Past and Present

Get access
Search Results: | 16 of 20 |

Faith
(25,125 words)

[German Version]

I. Terminology – II. Old Testament – III. New Testament – IV. Systematic Theology – V. Practical Theology – VI. Judaism – VII. Islam

I. Terminology

1. Religious Studies

a. As an emic linguistic term, “faith” is found not only in the context of the Christian West (cf. fides, foi, Glaube, etc.), but also in other religious traditions. The Sanskrit term śraddhā (cf. Pāli saddhā; Avestan zrazdā-) seems to represent an I…

Cite this page
Grünschloß, Andreas, Schulz, Heiko, Kaiser, Otto, Hooker, Morna D., Jüngel, Eberhard, Preul, Reiner, Stemberger, Günter and Nagel, Tilman, “Faith”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 19 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_08687>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



▲   Back to top   ▲