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Is this religion?

by Charles B. Tayler

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Published by J. Thomas in Georgetown, D.C .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPZ3.T211 Is, PR5548.T57 Is
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p.
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26308472M
LC Control Number08020127

Religion Questions and Answers - Discover the community of teachers, mentors and students just like you that can answer any question you might have on Religion.   "Religion is the human attitude towards a sacred order that includes within it all being—human or otherwise—i.e., belief in a cosmos, the meaning of which both includes and transcends man." ~ Peter Berger. "Viewed systematically, religion can be differentiated from other culturally constituted institutions by virtue only of its reference to.

  Books on Christianity. A collection of hand-selected books on Christianity, chosen on the basis of apparent usefulness and quality. ReligionFacts does not necessarily endorse the contents of these books. All are available for purchase on - click book images for details. General Books and Introductions to Christianity.   What is Religion? serves not only as an introduction to the different belief systems flourishing throughout the modern world, but asks us to consider how the very boundaries of faith might be drawn now and in the future. How might religion interact with political ends, or permeate culture, society and everyday life?

Judaism (originally from Hebrew יהודה, Yehudah, "Judah"; via Latin and Greek) is an ethnic religion comprising the collective religious, cultural and legal tradition and civilization of the Jewish people. Judaism is considered by religious Jews to be the expression of the covenant that God established with the Children of Israel. It encompasses a wide body of texts, practices, . What is Religion? serves not only as an introduction to the different belief systems flourishing throughout the modern world, but asks us to consider how the very boundaries of faith might be drawn now and in the future. How might religion interact with political ends, or permeate culture, society and everyday life?


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