Norton Anthology of World Religions
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Norton Anthology of World Religions


  • Author : Cunningham, Lawrence S
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2015-02-18
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780393918991


Norton Anthology of World Religions Book Description :

This magisterial Norton Anthology, edited by world-renowned scholars, offers a portable library of more than 1,000 primary texts from the world’s major religions. To help readers encounter strikingly unfamiliar texts with pleasure; accessible introductions, headnotes, annotations, pronouncing glossaries, maps, illustrations and chronologies are provided. For readers of any religion or none, The Norton Anthology of World Religions opens new worlds that, as Miles writes, invite us "to see others with a measure of openness, empathy, and good will..."Unprecedented in scope and approach, The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Christianity brings together over 150 texts from the Apostolic Era to the New Millennium. The volume features Jack Miles...

The Norton Anthology of World Religions
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The Norton Anthology of World Religions


  • Author : Biale, David
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2015-02-19
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780393912586


The Norton Anthology of World Religions Book Description :

This magisterial Norton Anthology, edited by world-renowned scholars, offers a portable library of more than 1,000 primary texts from the world 's major religions. To help readers encounter strikingly unfamiliar texts with pleasure; accessible introductions, headnotes, annotations, pronouncing glossaries, maps, illustrations and chronologies are provided. For readers of any religion or none, The Norton Anthology of World Religions opens new worlds that, as Miles writes, invite us "to see others with a measure of openness, empathy, and good will..." Unprecedented in scope and approach, The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Judaism brings together over 300 texts from pre-Israelite Mesopotamia to post-Holocaust Israel and America. The volume features...

Norton Anthology of World Religions

Norton Anthology of World Religions


  • Author : Doniger, Wendy
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2015-02-20
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780393912579


Norton Anthology of World Religions Book Description :

This magisterial Norton Anthology, edited by world-renowned scholars, offers a portable library of more than 1,000 primary texts from the world’s major religions. To help readers encounter strikingly unfamiliar texts with pleasure; accessible introductions, headnotes, annotations, pronouncing glossaries, maps, illustrations and chronologies are provided. For readers of any religion or none, The Norton Anthology of World Religions opens new worlds that, as Miles writes, invite us "to see others with a measure of openness, empathy, and good will..."Unprecedented in scope and approach, The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Hinduism brings together over 300 texts from 1500 B.C.E. to the present, organised chronologically and by region. The volum...

The Norton Anthology of World Religions
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The Norton Anthology of World Religions


  • Author : McAuliffe, Jane Dammen
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2015-02-19
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780393918984


The Norton Anthology of World Religions Book Description :

This magisterial Norton Anthology, edited by world-renowned scholars, offers a portable library of more than 1,000 primary texts from the world 's major religions. To help readers encounter strikingly unfamiliar texts with pleasure; accessible introductions, headnotes, annotations, pronouncing glossaries, maps, illustrations and chronologies are provided. For readers of any religion or none, The Norton Anthology of World Religions opens new worlds that, as Miles writes, invite us "to see others with a measure of openness, empathy, and good will..." Unprecedented in scope and approach, The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Islam brings together over 100 texts from the Qur 'an in the seventh century to feminist and pluralist readings of the Qur 'an ...

The Norton Anthology of World Religions
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The Norton Anthology of World Religions


  • Author : Jack Miles
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2014-11
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0393062538


The Norton Anthology of World Religions Book Description :

Collects over one thousand primary texts from the world's six major religions, including foundational works as well as pieces by scholars, seekers, believers, and skeptics from throughout the histories of each of those traditions....

Religion as We Know It  An Origin Story

Religion as We Know It An Origin Story


  • Author : Jack Miles
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2019-11-12
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781324002796


Religion as We Know It An Origin Story Book Description :

A brief, beautiful invitation to the study of religion from a Pulitzer Prize winner. How did our forebears begin to think about religion as a distinct domain, separate from other activities that were once inseparable from it? Starting at the birth of Christianity—a religion inextricably bound to Western thought—Jack Miles reveals how the West’s “common sense” understanding of religion emerged and then changed as insular Europe discovered the rest of the world. In a moving postscript, he shows how this very story continues today in the hearts of individual religious or irreligious men and women....

The Essential Unity of All Religions

The Essential Unity of All Religions


  • Author : Bhagavan Das
  • Publisher : Quest Books
  • Release Date : 1932-01-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780835621854


The Essential Unity of All Religions Book Description :

An examination of the similar truths in the religions of the world. Topic include Scientific Religion, Divine Will, the Nature of God, Evolution, Prayer, and the Sacraments....

Christianity
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Christianity


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1870
  • Genre:
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  • ISBN 10 : ONB:+Z218816604


Christianity Book Description :

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Exploring Karma and Rebirth

Exploring Karma and Rebirth


  • Author : Nagapriya
  • Publisher : Windhorse Publications
  • Release Date : 2012-05-31
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781907314728


Exploring Karma and Rebirth Book Description :

Exploring Karma & Rebirth helps us to unravel the complexities of these two important but often misunderstood Buddhist doctrines. This thought-provoking book clarifies these traditional Buddhist teachings, examines them in relation to their cultural origins, considers how they are still relevant today, and offers an imaginative reading of what the teachings could mean for us now. Above all, Exploring Karma & Rebirth insists that, to be of enduring value, these doctrines must continue to serve the overriding aim of Buddhism: spiritual awakening....

Religions of Tibet in Practice
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Religions of Tibet in Practice


  • Author : Donald S. Lopez Jr.
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06-05
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780691188171


Religions of Tibet in Practice Book Description :

Originally published in 1997, Religions of Tibet in Practice is a landmark work--the first major anthology on the topic ever produced. This new edition--abridged to further facilitate course use--presents a stunning array of works that together offer an unparalleled view of the Tibetan religious landscape over the centuries. Organized thematically, the twenty-eight chapters are testimony to the vast scope of religious practice in the Tibetan world, past and present. Religions of Tibet in Practice remains a work of great value to scholars, students, and general readers....