I believe though I do not comprehend, and I hold by faith what I cannot grasp with the mind.
Testimony is an integral part of the Black religious tradition. It is the occasion where the believer stands before the community of faith in order to give account of the hope that is in him or her.
I’ve always had great faith in the Man Upstairs.
I’ve always had great faith in people.
I’m an enormous fan of people who have had a lot of faith in themselves, and been on a tremendous journey.
Faith is a higher faculty than reason.
And in that I cannot send unto you all my businesses in writing, I despatch these present bearers fully informed in all things, to whom it may please you to give faith and credence in what they shall say unto you by word of mouth.
Faith given back to us after a night of doubt is a stronger thing, and far more valuable to us than faith that has never been tested.
Millions of Americans find community, comfort and support in their faith.
My faith, inasmuch as I have any, is more like a kind of Joseph Campbell thing, and even that frequently finds itself tested to oblivion in siren waters.