Faith and Humility
Sunday, May 6, 2018

What is it

Some would argue that faith requires that one blindly—rather than rationally— believe. Faith in one ‘true’ religion often entails rejection of all others. Given this, can there ever be humility when it comes to religious faith? How unwavering should the faithful be when it comes to their religious convictions, attitudes, and actions? Should we encourage religious humility, or would it taint the very concept of faith? Can religious faith and intellectual humility ever be reconciled? The Philosophers humbly believe in talking to Joshua Hook from the University of North Texas, co-author of Handbook of Humility: Theory, Research, and Applications.

Part of a six-part series on Intellectual Humility.

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Joshua Hook, Professor of Psychology, University of North Texas

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