Major World Religions

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  • Author : Lloyd V. J. Ridgeon
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Pages : 386 pages
  • ISBN : 9780415297967
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12 Major World Religions

12 Major World Religions
  • Author : Jason Boyett
  • Publisher : Zephyros Press
  • Release : 30 August 2016
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For billions of people, having a religious belief system provides purpose in life. For some, religion serves as a guide for moral behavior. Today's world is one in which our understanding of world religions is both understatedly important, as well as increasingly complex. After many years exploring the foundations of various world religions, Jason Boyett has written this comprehensive, easy-to-understand exploration of the twelve major world religions through a meticulous, yet unbiased lens. 12 Major World Religions offers an impartial look

World Religions and Cults 101

World Religions and Cults 101
  • Author : Bruce Bickel,Stan Jantz
  • Publisher : Harvest House Publishers
  • Release : 08 December 2021
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Why are there so many religions? Do they basically teach the same thing? Bruce and Stan address these questions and more as they take a close look at some of the world's major religions and belief systems. From Islam to Jehovah's Witnesses and from New Age Spirituality to Atheism, Darwinism, and Naturalism, World Religions and Cults 101 features-- key teachings of each religion quick-glance belief charts brief biographies of leaders study questions for group or individual use suggested reading Readers will

The World s Religions

The World s Religions
  • Author : Ninian Smart,Founded British First Department of Religious Studies at University of Lancaster and J F Rowny Professor of Comparative Religions Ninian Smart
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 28 June 1998
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Provides information about the symbols, rituals, art, and history of religions around the world.

World Religions

World Religions
  • Author : Thomas A. Robinson,Hillary P. Rodrigues
  • Publisher : Baker Academic
  • Release : 11 November 2014
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This masterful survey of world religions presents a clear and concise portrait of the history, beliefs, and practices of Eastern and Western religions. The new edition contains added material and has been revised throughout. The authors, both respected scholars of world religions, have over fifty years of combined teaching experience. Their book is accessibly written for introductory classes, can be easily adapted for one- or two-semester courses, and presents a neutral approach for broad classroom use. Pedagogical aids include further

World Religions

World Religions
  • Author : John Bowker
  • Publisher : Dk Pub
  • Release : 08 December 2021
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Examines each religion--including ancient Greek, Roman, Norse, and Celtic religions, Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity, and nature religions--discussing its history, founder, major deity, beliefs, festivals, and celebrations.

World Religions in Practice

World Religions in Practice
  • Author : Paul Gwynne
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 07 August 2017
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A new and expanded edition of a highly successful textbook on world religions with a comparative approach which explores how six major religions are lived and expressed through their customs, rituals and everyday practices. A new edition of this major textbook, exploring the world's great religions through their customs, rituals and everyday practices by focusing on the 'lived experience' This comparative study is enriched and broadened with the inclusion of a sixth religion, Daoism Takes a thematic, comparative and practical

World Religions

World Religions
  • Author : Jeffrey Brodd
  • Publisher : Saint Mary's Press
  • Release : 01 January 2009
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The Subcommittee on the Catechism (formerly the Ad Hoc Committee to Oversee the Use of the Catechism), has judged that the text falls outside the scope of the types of materials they review for conformity to the Catechism.* The third edition of this highly acclaimed text continues to help young people unlock the doors to 11 of the world's major religious traditions. Updated references highlighting recent events in the history of the traditions, 50 new images, and revised chapter on Sikhism help

Altruism in World Religions

Altruism in World Religions
  • Author : Jacob Neusner,Bruce Chilton
  • Publisher : Georgetown University Press
  • Release : 08 November 2005
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In 1830 philosopher Auguste Comte coined the term altruism to provide a general definition for the act of selflessly caring for others. But does this modern conception of sacrificing one's own interests for the well-being of others apply to the charitable behaviors encouraged by all world religions? In Altruism in World Religions prominent scholars from an array of religious perspectives probe the definition of altruism to determine whether it is a category that serves to advance the study of religion. Exploring

Introduction to World Religions

Introduction to World Religions
  • Author : Tim Dowley
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release : 01 July 2018
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This leading textbook for world religion is designed to help students in their study and research of the world's religious traditions. Known and valued for its balanced approach and its respected board of consulting editors, this text addresses ways to study religion, provides broad coverage of diverse religions, and offers an arresting layout with rich illustrations. Introductory sections on understanding religion and the religions of antiquity lay the foundation for the study of the numerous religious traditions highlighted in the

Understanding World Religions

Understanding World Religions
  • Author : David Whitten Smith,Elizabeth Geraldine Burr
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 21 August 2014
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Understanding World Religions introduces students to major worldviews—including Hindu, Buddhist, Muslim, Jewish, Christian, Native American, and Marxist—through the lens of justice and peace. The second edition has been updated and revised throughout. After an introduction to key themes in studying world religion, chapters help students explore major traditions today. Each chapter takes a similar approach, examining several dimensions of each tradition—experiential and emotional, social and institutional, narrative or mythic, doctrinal and philosophical, practical and ritual, and ethical

World Christianity Encounters World Religions

World Christianity Encounters World Religions
  • Author : Edmund Kee-Fook Chia
  • Publisher : Liturgical Press
  • Release : 23 October 2018
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Synthesizing the thinking of the most prominent scholars, professor Edmund Chia discusses practically everything that should be known about Christianity’s encounter with other religions in this comprehensive book. Topics include: the invention of the idea of World Religions and World Christianity the Bible and the church’s attitude toward other faiths Vatican II, Asian Christianity, and interfaith dialogue the what, why, when, and how of dialogue the global ecumenical movement theologies of religious pluralism cross-textual hermeneutics comparative theology interfaith

Truth and Tolerance

Truth and Tolerance
  • Author : Pope Benedict XVI
  • Publisher : Ignatius Press
  • Release : 08 December 2021
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Is truth knowable? If we know the truth, must we hide it in the name of tolerance? Cardinal Ratzinger engages the problem of truth, tolerance, religion and culture in the modern world. Describing the vast array of world religions, Ratzinger embraces the difficult challenge of meeting diverse understandings of spiritual truth while defending the Catholic teaching of salvation through Jesus Christ. "But what if it is true?" is the question that he poses to cultures that decry the Christian position