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world"s great religions.

LIFE.

world"s great religions.

by LIFE.

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Published by Collins .
Written in English


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Book: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm. Contents: The spirit of Hinduism --The path of Buddhism --The philosophy of China --The world of Islam --The law of Judaism --The faith of Christianity. Series Title: Deluxe golden book. Other Titles: Life (Chicago, Ill.) Responsibility: by the editorial. The great hymns that are translated from the Latin and the most radical of the twentieth century verse are alike only in that they show human feeling about the concept that is the foundation of all religion.

Religious texts are texts related to a religious tradition. They differ from literary texts by being a compilation or discussion of beliefs, mythologies, ritual practices, commandments or laws, ethical conduct, spiritual aspirations, and for creating or fostering a religious community. The relative authority of religious texts develops over time and is derived from the ratification. Document Type: Book: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 29 cm. Contents: How mankind worships --The spirit of Hinduism --The path of Buddhism --The philosophy of China --The world of Islam --The law of Judaism --The faith of Christianity --The life of Christ --Christ risen --Palestine, the country of God --The onward march of Christain faith --The Bible, most.

World's great religions. New York, Golden Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations (some color) 21 cm: Contents. Book: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. This special family edition of The World's Great Religions, in three volumes, is an adaption of the original edition published in one volume in Description: 3 volumes: illustrations ; 28 cm: Contents: v. 1. Religions of the East --v. 2. Religions of the West --v. 3. The glories of.


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What is NOT included in the description or in the one review on this item is that "The World's Great Religions" is a series and this book is /5(8). There are well over 4, different religions in the world today. They vary by geographical spread, number of adherents, language, hierarchy Author: Stephanie Hertzenberg.

The book is highly informative about the greatly diverse religious beliefs, values, and traditions among the world’s great and not-so-great religions.

I found it to be a highly engaging experience to read about the diverse ways in which human civilizations have, throughout the centuries and millennia of human history, expressed their desires /5. 8 Books That Explore the History of World Religions The Great Transformation.

By Karen Armstrong. China, India, Israel, and Greece were once the four major regions of the ancient world. Within each of them, a new religion arose.

China saw the beginnings of Confucianism and Taoism just as Israel preached a more monotheistic faith. In world cultures, there have traditionally been many different groupings of religious belief. In Indian culture, different religious philosophies were traditionally respected as academic differences in pursuit of the same Islam, the Quran mentions three different categories: Muslims, the People of the Book, and idol worshipers.

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The main characters of this religion, non fiction story are. About the Book. This volume is about the religions of India as well as about world religions given that India is the repository of the world’s greatest religions: Hinduism, Isla.

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Great Books of the Western World is a series of books originally published in the United States inby Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., to present the Great Books in a volume set. The original editors had three criteria for including a book in the series: the book must be relevant to contemporary matters, and not only important in its historical context; it must be rewarding to re-read.

Huston Cummings Smith ( – Decem ) was a leading scholar of religious studies in the United States. He was widely regarded as one of the world's most influential figures in religious studies. He had authored at least thirteen books on world's religions and philosophy, and his book The World's Religions (originally titled The Religions of Man) sold over three million.

Great Religions of the World book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Descriptions of the five major religions of the world with ac /5(24). Get this from a library! The world's great religions. -- Introduction: How mankind worships -- [1.] The spirit of Hinduism: Hindu beliefs -- [2.] The path of Buddhism: Buddhist doctrines -- [3.] The philosophy of China: Chinese precepts -- [4.] The world.The World's Great Religions Author Format/binding Hardcover (in Slipcase) Book condition Used - Near Fine Condition Jacket condition No Dust Jacket Quantity available 1 Edition First thus Binding Hardcover Publisher Time Books Place of Publication New York Date published Keywords BZDB NOISBN Religion & Theology; #; History.

The Book Edition: First Thus.This the final book I read in regard to Great World Religions: I've listened to Islam, Hinduism, God and Mankind, and Christianity. I was especially eager to get to this series after listening to both Christianity and Islam.

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