Defenses of religious positions using reason. This tag should only be used with respect to disagreements with religions other than Christianity.

Apologetics is the discipline of defending a position (often religious) through the systematic use of reason. Those who engage in apologetics are called apologists.

Usage: Do not apply this tag to questions regarding the defense of a particular belief in the context of debate within Christianity, broadly defined. That is, this tag does not apply to debates between Protestants and Jehovah's witnesses, nor between Catholics and Mormons.

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