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When I was a young novice Christian, I was often reminded that faith is not to be reasoned but just to be believed. At that time, being young and an enthusiastic new convert, I accepted that reasoning without questioning. But now being an analytical realist and a matured adult, my questions is, why should I believe in a faith that is not to be reasoned? My experience from my younger days is a reminder that there are assumptions that certain things like ‘faith” cannot be reasoned but only to be believed. I consider this kind of reasoning as a form of fallacy. Understanding fallacies in reasoning would assist us in avoiding them in our thinking while identifying them whenever and wherever they occur around us. I would like to use the list of fallacies as pointed out by Kelly in his book entitled: “The Art of Reasoning.” This list is by no means exhaustive or final as many new forms of fallacies are arising in the dynamic environment of human thought and reasoning. This list was chosen because it covers most of the basic fallacies in reasoning.