Deism Case Study

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I have gone back and forth in selecting a worldview to compare with my Christian Theism worldview. I thought that it would be reasonable to choose Deism’s worldview for compatible distinction purpose. I believe that God is the prime reality and he is the source and foundation of all the reality that exist. "In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth” (Genesis 1:1, New International Version). I trust in one living and true God who is the creator of heaven and earth. I accept the proclamation of bible scriptures that God is eternal, almighty, all-knowing, all-powerful, sovereign and just all the time. I admit that God’s character is holy, unchangeable and timeless that has no beginning and no end. I believe that the one God eternally…show more content…
The designs presuppose a Designer. Deism is therefore a natural religion and is not a revealed”. Although, Deism has connection with Christian Theism in terms acknowledging that God has created the universe; however its worldview does not recognize God’s active involvement and interaction nature with his creations. It claims that faith is required to believe in God and it proclaims the existence of closed system where there is no relationship, fellowship and miracles activities occur between God and humankind. It defines human beings are a part of the time of the universe that does not have further destiny after life on…show more content…
What would be the motive of a creator with no purpose? How does Deism worldview reconciling with God’s character as being a creator of the universe, yet withdraw Himself permanently as His creations suffer and die without no hope and assistance. As one of the creations, why should I believe in such in-active creator who has no care for his creation? What would be the point of my existence for no specific purpose, and what would be my comfort or driving factor to strive to do better in life? To my best of researches and seeking answers for those complex questions, I have not find answers and justifications to consider Deism’s worldview. In fact, I confidence and find a true comfort as theist that God is all-powerful, and I have a full access to experience all extent of His intervention into my day-to-day life as well as my enteral life. Furthermore, it is impossible for me to discount my own and most Christians’ life testimonies that God personally interacts with humankind through prayers and many other commination
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