Dogma (definition)

Dogma is defined as principles or rules that cannot be questioned, or articles of faith in different religions.

 

  • a doctrine; tenet; belief
  • doctrines, tenets, or beliefs, collectively
  • a positive, arrogant assertion of opinion
  • ECCLES. a doctrine or body of doctrines formally and authoritatively affirmed

Also

  • A doctrine or a corpus of doctrines relating to matters such as morality and faith, set forth in an authoritative manner by a religion.
  • A principle or statement of ideas, or a group of such principles or statements, especially when considered to be authoritative or accepted uncritically: “Much education consists in the instilling of unfounded dogmas in place of a spirit of inquiry” (Bertrand Russell).

 

 

 

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