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What does it mean to believe?

What does it mean to believe?

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Believers And Doubters

In this hour, TED speakers offer perspectives on belief from all ends of the spectrum, from atheists to the devout.

Why do some of us believe and some of us don't? In this hour, TED speakers offer perspectives on belief from all ends of the spectrum, from atheists to the devout.

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What's The Difference Between Belief And Faith?

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"I felt so lucky to be Catholic and I loved the Catholic school and I loved the nuns ... then when it came to the belief part of it I was always a little bit skeptical" — Julia Sweeney James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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How Does A Person Go From Believer To Atheist?

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