When confidence goes, faith and hope go, and then morale goes, and what is left is a miserable, defeated believer. CONFIDENCE CONFIDENCE: full trust; belief in the powers, trustworthiness, or reliability of a person or thing: certitude, assurance, that in which faith is put
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Confidence and ignorance are mutually exclusive! Proverbs 8:33-35 "Heed instruction and be wise, And do not neglect it [Bible Doctrine ]. 34 "Blessed is the man who listens to me, [B.D.] Watching daily at my gates, Waiting at my doorposts. 35 "For he who finds me finds life, And obtains favor from the LORD. Confidence in doctrine produces courage, poise, and certitude.
There is a difference between having confidence that you know doctrine and having confidence in the doctrine you know.