Art and Architecture of the World s Religions  2 volumes

Art and Architecture of the World s Religions 2 volumes


  • Author : Leslie D. Ross
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2009-06-04
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780313342875


Art and Architecture of the World s Religions 2 volumes Book Description :

Two abundantly illustrated volumes offer a vibrant discussion of how the divine is and has been represented in art and architecture the world over. • 200 illustrations, including floor plans of churches, synagogues, and temples bring the discussions of art and architecture to life • An extensive bibliography enables further research...

Thank You  St  Jude

Thank You St Jude


  • Author : Warren Professor of American Religious History Robert A Orsi
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre: Catholic women
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780300162691


Thank You St Jude Book Description :

St. Jude, patron saint of hopeless causes, is the most popular saint of the American Catholic laity, particularly among women. This fascinating book describes how the cult of St. Jude originated in 1929, traces the rise in Jude's popularity over the next decades, and investigates the circumstances that led so many Catholic women to feel hopeless and to turn to St. Jude for help. Robert A. Orsi tells us that the women who were drawn to St. Jude--daughters and granddaughters of immigrants from southern and eastern Europe and Ireland--were the first generations of Catholic women to make lives for themselves outside of their ethnic enclaves. Orsi explores the ambitions and dilemmas of these women as they dealt with the pressures of the Depression and the...

It is the same light
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It is the same light


  • Author : Daljit Singh Jawa
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release Date : 2014-10-10
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781499059311


It is the same light Book Description :

In Volume Four of “It Is The Same Light” series (SGGS pages 601-800), author Daljit Singh Jawa continues to share the beauty of the SGGS with those who have limited familiarity with the language (Gurumukhi), history, or context. The following are some of the comments received on volume 1 of this series. “This translation of Guru Granth Sahib is one of the best English translations in my view, as it is in simple understandable English, each shabad’s summary message is given, there is connection between the shabads to reveal continuity of thought process in Guru ji’s message. Thanks to S Daljit Singh ji for the great work which will benefit future generations understand Guru Ji’s message easily.” -Amarjit Singh, M.D., University at Buffal...