With the ideas of God which 'Theists' hold, we can, as Christians, most cordially sympathise.
"Modern Substitutes for Christianity" by Pearson McAdam Muir
The difference between them was that Rousseau was a fervent theist.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 4" by Various
They were not Theists; Christ was a name symbolical of humanity, and they were, as a matter of fact, Christian men.
"The Religious Life of London" by J. Ewing Ritchie
Though a Theist, like Bacon, he puts aside final causes.
"A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations" by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
Paine was a Republican, a theist, and a social reformer.
"A Short History of English Liberalism" by Walter Lyon Blease
As for people entirely savage, they can be counted neither among the theists nor among the atheists.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 2 (of 10)" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
What is a true theist?
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 10 (of 10)" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Indeed, it is not possible for the Theist to imagine a beginning to the universe.
"A Few Words About the Devil" by Charles Bradlaugh
But let me just briefly examine these arguments put forward so confidently by leading Theists.
"Nature and the Gods" by Arthur B. Moss
He was at least a Theist.
"The Browning Cyclopædia" by Edward Berdoe