The Nuttall Encyclopedia
In its proper spiritual sense and meaning is a deep-rooted belief affecting the whole life, that the visible universe in every section of it, particularly here and now, rests on and is the manifestation of an eternal and an unchangeable Unseen Power, whose name is Good, or God.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Faith'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/f/faith.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.