Category: Comparative Religion

Forgiveness and Reconciliation: Religion, Public Policy and by Raymond G. Helmick, Rodney L. Petersen, Desmond Tutu

By Raymond G. Helmick, Rodney L. Petersen, Desmond Tutu

This publication brings jointly a different blend of specialists within the quarter of clash answer and specializes in the function forgiveness can play within the procedure. It offers with the theology, public coverage, mental and social idea, and social coverage implementation of forgiveness.

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Liberating Faith: Religious Voices for Justice, Peace, and by Roger S. Gottlieb, Diane Ackerman, Nawal H. Ammar, Scott

By Roger S. Gottlieb, Diane Ackerman, Nawal H. Ammar, Scott Appleby, Naim Stifan Ateek, Rich Barlow, Daniel Berrigan, Thomas Berry, Philip Berryman, Michael Bourdeaux, Stephen B. Boyd, Judy Chicago, Anne M. Clifford, James H. Cone, Harvey Cox, Dorothy Day, M

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Liberating religion: spiritual Voices for Justice, Peace, and Ecological knowledge. Roger S. Gottlieb, editor. Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, 2003. BL65 .J87 L53
This sweeping anthology indicates how faith has joined with and discovered from events for social justice, peace, and ecological knowledge. It comprises theology, social critique, place papers, denominational statements, manifestos, rituals, prayers, biographical debts, and journalistic descriptions of the real-world struggles, starting with a survey of moral teachings from conventional assets. Containing voices from a large number of traditions, nationwide settings, and views, this publication is the definitive advent to worldwide non secular social activism, providing a visionary substitute to either repressive fundamentalism and spiritless secularism.

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Angel Inspiration: Together, Humans and Angels Have the by Diana Cooper

By Diana Cooper

The function that angels play in people's lives is explored in-depth during this insightful and informative publication. Inspirational tales inform of dazzling ways in which angels have healed and helped members in the world, encouraging readers to appear to their very own dad or mum angels for assistance in existence. The hierarchy of angels is usually clarified, giving precise information regarding various archangels and angels of safeguard. Readers will research non secular meditations and routines which could eventually convey them in the direction of angels and aid them find a higher realizing of themselves.

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Types of Authority in Formative Christianity and Judaism by Bruce Chilton

By Bruce Chilton

Bruce Chilton and Jacob Neusner learn the issues of comparisons and distinction among formative Christianity and Judaism. through selecting 3 different types of authority in all the non secular worlds, they exhibit how they've got either labored in compelling or failing to get an individual to do a given action.The arguments are brought via a basic dialogue of the founding figures of the 2 religions, Moses and Jesus, and the way their inherent authority distilled itself in the course of the constitution in their spiritual associations and highbrow innovations.

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The Lotus and the Cross: Jesus Talks with Buddha (Great by Ravi Zacharias

By Ravi Zacharias

Have you questioned what Jesus might say to Mohammed? Or Buddha? Or Oscar Wilde? probably you might have a pal who practices one other faith or admires a extra modern determine. Drop in on a talk among Jesus and a few famous members whose look for the which means of existence took them in lots of instructions -- and motivated hundreds of thousands. well known pupil Ravi Zacharias units an enthralling scene during this first within the exciting Conversations with Jesus books. via discussion among Christ and Gautama Buddha that finds Jesus' hot, impassioned quandary for everyone, God's actual nature is explored.

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Sacred worlds: an introduction to geography and religion by Chris Park

By Chris Park

This ebook, the 1st within the box for 2 a long time, appears on the relationships among geography and faith. It represents a synthesis of analysis by means of geographers of many nations, customarily because the Nineteen Sixties. No earlier e-book has tackled this rising box from this sort of vast, interdisciplinary viewpoint, and not prior to have one of these number of specific case stories been pulled jointly in so comparative or illuminating a manner. Examples and case stories were drawn from the entire significant international religions and from all continents from either a ancient and modern standpoint. significant subject matters lined within the booklet contain the distribution of faith and the approaches in which faith and non secular principles unfold via area and time. a few of the vital hyperlinks among faith and inhabitants also are explored. loads of realization is targeted at the obvious manifestations of faith at the cultural panorama, together with landscapes of worship and of loss of life, and the entire box of sacred house and non secular pilgrimage.

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60 Questions Christians Ask About Jewish Beliefs and by Michael L. Brown

By Michael L. Brown

"An priceless consultant from a relied on expert."—Lee StrobelWritten in a compelling, available type, this e-book solutions the commonest questions on Jewish humans and tradition, drawn from the regular circulation of queries Michael L. Brown's ministry gets each month.As a Messianic believer, Brown presents transparent solutions to questions like "Are there Jewish denominations?" and "Do the Jewish humans anticipate a literal Messiah?" The ebook additionally addresses Christians' questions on their very own dating to the outdated testomony legislation, akin to "Should Christians discover the Sabbath on Saturday?" and "Are Gentile Christians non secular Jews?"

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The Religion of Zoroaster considered in connection with by Robert Brown

By Robert Brown

Writer: London, D. Bogue; [etc., and so on. topics: Zoroastrianism faith Notes: this can be an OCR reprint. there's various typos or lacking textual content. There aren't any illustrations or indexes. for those who purchase the overall Books version of this ebook you get unfastened trial entry to Million-Books.com the place you could make a choice from greater than 1000000 books at no cost. you may as well preview the publication there.

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Crossing Religious Frontiers: Studies in Comparative by Harry Oldmeadow

By Harry Oldmeadow

How should still we view religions which are various from our personal? In an international the place misunderstandings and disagreements among cultures and faiths are regular, this attention-grabbing e-book, the 1st in a brand new sequence referred to as reviews in Comparative faith, is helping us placed different faiths in context and addresses the matter of encountering conflicting spiritual kinds. that includes 23 attention-grabbing articles from non secular students and the non-public bills of the striking people who have lived theses encounters first hand.

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