Deists are just like those other Xians who don't believe in Jesus, like the Muslims and the Jews.
Deists believe in some form of a god, but not Jesus as a savior.
Next time you go shopping, pick up a couple of clues. They are ever so useful.
2/23/2006 11:19:55 PM
Darkmage, you've got it backward. Christians are a subset of deists, not the other way around. Deists believe in a god; so do Christians. Christians, however, believe in a PARTICULAR god; deists are more general and nonspecific about the deity's habits, affiliations, and identity.
2/23/2006 11:59:05 PM
Witty Name Here
Deism is the belief that God created the universe and has done jack shit since.
2/15/2007 12:31:55 AM
Some Random Guy
Possibly a misunderstanding; not fundy.
9/8/2008 4:34:40 AM
The world is perfect for us because we've evolved to fit it.
9/8/2008 7:20:44 AM
If you are going to claim to be a Deist, you might first learn how to spell it; then you might actually find out what Deists believe.
Just a suggestion.
9/8/2008 9:22:27 AM
Deists don't believe in a personal god, and they don't believe in Jesus as their "Lord and Savior", ergo they are not a sect of Christianity. A misunderstanding, maybe, but a pretty dang crazy one none-the-less.
8/30/2009 8:10:26 PM
I read this as Die-ist. Ya know; death cult.
8/30/2009 8:19:06 PM
The 'Creator' of the deists was both efficient and self-sufficient. Once the universe got started, everything happened in a logical fashion, and continues to happen to this day.
8/30/2009 10:22:55 PM
I don't think you fully comprehend what the word Deist means.
8/31/2009 4:58:53 PM
Deists believe in God, not Jesus. Hence, CHRISTIANS are the subset of Deism.
8/31/2009 6:10:07 PM
Not really fundie in my eyes. It really does take a lot for me to hit the 'meh' button. This quote is my first meh since Feb.
8/31/2009 7:10:45 PM