Definition Essay : What Is Faith?

782 Words Mar 15th, 2016 4 Pages
What is Faith? When it comes to faith, by definition, is the having complete trust or confidence in someone or something. I use faith in different ways. Firstly, I have faith in my friends. Secondly, I have faith that people and society will do the right thing when the time comes. Lastly, I have spiritual faith. In my eyes, these are three different meanings for the same word. The faith that I have in my friends is different from the faith that I in people for doing the right thing. While my spiritual faith is completely different than it the faith that I have in my friends and in other people. Faith, in my opinion, is an ambiguous word that can have more than one meaning and is different from person to person. From my perspective, I will explain faith and what it means to me, and who knows what I can discover about myself. The first type of faith that I have is my faith in friends. This type of faith is more trusting in my friends that they will never let me down, or disappoint me in any way. I have built trust and personal relationships with my friends and having faith in them is a part of being friends. For example, if I ask my friends to take care of my cats when I am out of town, I have faith and the trust that my friends will take care of my cats until I return home. There is no reason for me to doubt my friends because I have faith in them. Now, if they do let me down in some sort of way, they will lose some of my trust, but never my faith in our…

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