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Definition of the noun doubting thomas

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  1. the Apostle who would not believe the resurrection of Jesus until he saw Jesus with his own eyes
  2. someone who demands physical evidence in order to be convinced (especially when this demand is out of place)
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic words: doubter / sceptic / skeptic = someone who habitually doubts accepted beliefs

Alternative definition of the noun doubting thomas


  1. One who requires proof before believing.
  2. One who finds belief difficult.


  1. "Doubting Thomas" a.k.a. "Spy School" is a 2008 American comedy-drama film, released outside the United States as Doubting Thomas or Lies and Spies. The films stars Forrest Landis and AnnaSophia Robb as the lead characters. The movie focuses on the adventures of Thomas Miller, in his efforts to save the President's daughter from being kidnapped. This is the last film for Taylor Momsen, though she now fronts the rock band The Pretty Reckless.
  2. "Doubting Thomas" is a 1935 film directed by David Butler.


"Doubting Thomas" is a novel written by Morris Gleitzman in 2006.

  • genre: Children's literature


  1. "Doubting Thomas" is a musical album of Stephen Speaks.
    • released in (16 years ago)
  2. "Doubting Thomas": ''"Doubting Thomas" is a song played by the modern bluegrass band Nickel Creek. It was the eleventh song on Nickel Creek's latest album release, Why Should the Fire Die?. Doubting Thomas features Chris Thile on mandolin and lead vocals, Sara Watkins on violin, and Sean Watkins on guitar.


Doubting Thomas is an industrial band formed by two members of Skinny Puppy: cEvin Key and the late Dwayne Goettel. It is considered a Skinny Puppy side project. The band shares its name with an American roots band, to whom they have no relation.

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Google previewDictionary of Contemporary Mythology (2017)

Third Edition, 2011 by William Harwood

Doubting Thomas In the gospel called JOHN, Jesus' twin brother ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodox Christianity, 2 Volume Set (2010)

by John Anthony McGuckin

and the apostles (including Doubting Thomas) were able to touch him (Jn. 20.24-29). However, after the resurrection, the body of Christ was no longer subject to illness or death. The restoration of health in the Old ...

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