Sacred Scriptures of the World Religions

Written By Joan Price
Sacred Scriptures of the World Religions
  • Publsiher : A&C Black
  • Release : 17 February 2010
  • ISBN : 082642354X
  • Pages : 228 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Sacred Scriptures of the World Religions

Sacred Scriptures of the World Religions
  • Author : Joan Price
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2010-02-17
  • Total pages : 228
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : Price examines religions across the world, offering an insight into each tradition's views of the world, through their scriptural texts and spiritual practices....

Scriptures of the World s Religions

Scriptures of the World s Religions
  • Author : John Powers, Dr.,James Fieser
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2017-01-27
  • Total pages : 720
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : The sixth edition of Scriptures of the World’s Religions brings together many of the world’s most influential sacred texts. With comprehensive introductions in each chapter, the selected writings emphasize each religion’s founders, central doctrines, and historical development. The translated texts, many of which were translated specifically for ...

Glimpses of the Scriptures of Major World Religions

Glimpses of the Scriptures of Major World Religions
  • Author : Ashok K. Sinha
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release Date : 2014-04-11
  • Total pages : 318
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : This book, ”A COLLECTION OF EXCERPTS FROM THE SCRIPTURES OF MAJOR WORLD RELIGIONS,” consists of three major Parts. PART I (adopted from an earlier book by the author) pertains to major religions that originated in INDIA at different epochs of history; namely, HINDUISM, BUDDHISM, JAINISM, and SIKHISM. PART I I ...

The World s Religions After September 11

The World s Religions After September 11
  • Author : Arvind Sharma
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2008-11-30
  • Total pages : 951
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : Horrible religious violence has marked the opening of the 21st century, but can the world's religions work together as a force for good? Dozens of experts in religion examine the meaning of religion in the aftermath of September 11 and answer this question....

Scriptures of the World s Religions

Scriptures of the World s Religions
  • Author : James Fieser,John Powers
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 517
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : This anthology of scriptures from the world’s living religions offers selections that vary in length from a few paragraphs to 10 pages, accompanied by brief introductions that discuss the nature and scope of scripture within each religion as well as the history of each scripture presented. The anthology is also ...

The World s Religions after September 11 4 volumes

The World s Religions after September 11  4 volumes
  • Author : Arvind Sharma
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2008-11-30
  • Total pages : 996
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : This set is an unprecedented examination of religion's influence on modern life, an honest assessment of how religion can either destroy us or preserve us, and a thorough exploration of what steps might be necessary for all religions to join together as a force for good. Convening on the fifth ...

Scriptures of the World s Religions

Scriptures of the World s Religions
  • Author : John Powers,James Fieser
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2014-03-18
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : The fifth edition of Scriptures of the World's Religions brings together many of the world's most influential sacred texts. This text includes chapters on the 12 major religious traditions today, plus two chapters on indigenous religious practices. With comprehensive introductions in each chapter, the selected writings emphasize each religion's founders, central ...

Experiencing Scripture in World Religions

Experiencing Scripture in World Religions
  • Author : Harold Coward
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release Date : 2013-04-05
  • Total pages : 190
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : An inside view of how the scriptures of world religions illuminate the lives and experience of their devotees....

Christianity and the Religions

Christianity and the Religions
  • Author : Edward Rommen,Harold Netland
  • Publisher : William Carey Library
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 284
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : The essays in this book take a fresh look at the biblical data and address the contemporary questions raised by religious pluralism. The reader will gain a greater understanding of different religions and gain an increased confidence in the majesty and greatness of the one true God....

The World s Religions

The World s Religions
  • Author : Arvind Sharma
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release Date : 2010-10-01
  • Total pages : 371
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : This wide-ranging reader combines some of the best and most valuable contemporary perspectives from leading and significant writers, teachers, and thinkers who together address critical challenges and opportunities for the world's religions in a post 9/11 world. Edited by Arvind Sharma and organized by topic, the essays in this reader consider ...

World Religions Through a Christian Worldview

World Religions Through a Christian Worldview
  • Author : Pat Zukeran
  • Publisher : Xulon Press
  • Release Date : 2008-08-01
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : Do Jews, Muslims, and Christians worship the same God? Should Christians participate in Yoga or the martial arts? Christians today are constantly interacting with individuals, concepts, and practices from the world's religions. To be an effective witness and avoid embracing false ideas, it is essential for Christians to understand and ...

Merriam Webster s Encyclopedia of World Religions

Merriam Webster s Encyclopedia of World Religions
  • Author : Merriam-Webster, Inc,MERRIAM-WEBSTER STAFF
  • Publisher : Merriam-Webster
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 1181
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : "A beautifully designed volume that provides in-depth information about religions of the world. Features over 3,500 entries and 32 pages of color art and maps. Developed in cooperation with Encyclopædia Britannica."...

Approaching the World s Religions Volume 2

Approaching the World s Religions  Volume 2
  • Author : Robert Boyd
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release Date : 2017-06-20
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : Evangelical theology strives to be evangelical, conservative, and contemporary. In a world in which everyone is "Christian," evangelical theology provides a balanced position between fundamentalism and liberalism. While theological debates within the family will occur, to be evangelical is a breath of fresh air for many. However, we do not ...

A World Religions Reader

A World Religions Reader
  • Author : Ian S. Markham,Christy Lohr Sapp
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-02-10
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : A comprehensive and accessible textbook which explores the traditions and beliefs of the world’s living religions – the fully updated and revised new edition The World Religions Reader is an inclusive, student-friendly examination of the history, teaching, practices, and appeal of the world’s major religions. Covering both the fundamentals ...

World Scripture

World Scripture
  • Author : Andrew Wilson
  • Publisher : Paragon House Publishers
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 936
  • ISBN : 082642354X
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Summary : Demonstrating the commonality of the world's religions and our common humanity, this rich and varied anthology of scripture offers a highly useful collection of religious quotations, passages, and excerpts from the holy texts, representing a new, holistic approach to the world's religions....