Christian Confessions of Faith
Protestant denominations are usually associated with confessions of faith, which are similar to creeds but usually longer and polemical, as well as didactic.
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“It is the heart which perceives God and not the reason. That is what faith is: God perceived by the heart, not by the reason.”
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“My confessions are shameless. I confess, but do not repent. The fact is, my confessions are prompted, not by ethical motives, but intellectual. The confessions are to me the interesting records of a self-investigator.”
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