The World's Religions, Revised and Updated
Score: 3.5
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The World's Religions, Revised and Updated


  • Author: Huston Smith
  • Release Date : 2009-03-17
  • Genre: Comparative Religion
  • File Size: 1823513 Bytes


The World’s Religions, by beloved author and pioneering professor Huston Smith (Tales of Wonder), is the definitive classic for introducing the essential elements and teachings of the world's predominant faiths, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, as well as regional native traditions.This revised and updated edition provides sympathetic descriptions of the various traditions, explaining how they work “from the inside,” which is a big reason why this cherished classic has sold more than two million copies since it first appeared in 1958....

Captivating Revised and   Updated
Score: 4.5
From 74 Ratings

Captivating Revised and Updated


  • Author: John Eldredge & Stasi Eldredge
  • Release Date : 2011-04-17
  • Genre: Christianity
  • File Size: 879473 Bytes


What Wild at Heart does for men, Captivating does for women: Setting their hearts free. This groundbreaking book helps readers by:Providing a look into the glorious design of women.Describing how the feminine heart can be restored.Casting a vision for the power, freedom, and beauty of a woman released to be all she was meant to be.Healing the trauma of the past.The message of Captivating is this: Your heart matters more than anything else in all creation. The desires you had as a little girl and the longings you still feel as a woman are telling you of the life God created you to live. He offers to come now as the Hero of your story, to rescue your heart and release you to live as a fully alive and feminine woman. A woman who is truly ...

The World s Religions  Revised and Updated
Score: 4.5
From 13 Ratings

The World s Religions Revised and Updated


  • Author : Huston Smith
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-03-17
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780061763489


The World s Religions Revised and Updated Book Description :

The World’s Religions, by beloved author and pioneering professor Huston Smith (Tales of Wonder), is the definitive classic for introducing the essential elements and teachings of the world's predominant faiths, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, as well as regional native traditions. This revised and updated edition provides sympathetic descriptions of the various traditions, explaining how they work “from the inside,” which is a big reason why this cherished classic has sold more than two million copies since it first appeared in 1958....

The World s Religions  Revised and Updated
Score: 3
From 3 Ratings

The World s Religions Revised and Updated


  • Author : Huston Smith
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-03-17
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780061763489


The World s Religions Revised and Updated Book Description :

The World’s Religions, by beloved author and pioneering professor Huston Smith (Tales of Wonder), is the definitive classic for introducing the essential elements and teachings of the world's predominant faiths, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, as well as regional native traditions. This revised and updated edition provides sympathetic descriptions of the various traditions, explaining how they work “from the inside,” which is a big reason why this cherished classic has sold more than two million copies since it first appeared in 1958....

The Illustrated World s Religions
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

The Illustrated World s Religions


  • Author : Huston Smith
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 1995-08-18
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0060674407


The Illustrated World s Religions Book Description :

Retaining all the beloved qualities of Huston Smith's classic The Religions of Man and the current fully revised and updated The World's Religions, this stunning pictorial presentation refines the text to its wonderful essentials. In detailed, absorbing, richly illustrated, and highly readable chapters on Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity and primal religions, we find refreshing and fascinating presentations of both the differences and the similarities among the worldwide religious traditions. The approach is at once classic and contemporary, retaining all the empathy, eloquence and erudition that millions of readers love about the earlier editions, while being edited and designed for a contemporary general reader...

Sourcebook of the World s Religions
Score: 4.5
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Sourcebook of the World s Religions


  • Author : Joel Beversluis
  • Publisher : New World Library
  • Release Date : 2011-02-08
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1577313321


Sourcebook of the World s Religions Book Description :

Now in its third edition, this is the most comprehensive work available on the rich variety of paths available to today's spiritual seekers. More than an academic reference, it explores how religions can collaborate to help the world. Essays exploring the realm of building an interfaith community add to the book's detailed portraits of the major religious traditions. The Sourcebook also contains essays on spiritual practices as diverse as theosophy, wicca, and indigenous religions. This revised edition of the Sourcebook offers an unparalleled look at where spirituality is headed in the coming millennium....

The Encyclopedia of World Religions

The Encyclopedia of World Religions


  • Author : Robert S. Ellwood
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781438110387


The Encyclopedia of World Religions Book Description :

Contains nearly 600 brief entries on the world's religious traditions....

Encyclopedic Dictionary of Cults  Sects  and World Religions
Score: 3.5
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Encyclopedic Dictionary of Cults Sects and World Religions


  • Author : Larry A. Nichols
  • Publisher : Zondervan
  • Release Date : 2010-02-23
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780310866060


Encyclopedic Dictionary of Cults Sects and World Religions Book Description :

Up-to-date, well-documented, comprehensive coverage of cults, sects, and world religions, from the historical to the contemporary INCLUDES • Well-known groups and world religions, such as Jehovah’s Witnesses, Mormons, Islam, and Baha’i • Groups with a significant North American influence, including Santeria, Rastafarians, Haitian Voodo, white supremacy groups, Wicca, and Satanism REVISED, UPDATED, AND EXPANDED TO INCLUDE NEW ENTRIES AND NEW INFORMATION • Updated information on Islam and its global impact • New entries: the Branch Davidians, Native American religions, Heaven’s Gate, Aum Supreme Truth, the Boston Movement, the Masonic Lodge, and many others • Developments in the world of cults and the occult Encyclopedic Dictionary of C...

A World Religions Reader

A World Religions Reader


  • Author : Ian S. Markham
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-05-26
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781405171090


A World Religions Reader Book Description :

Providing a comprehensive exploration of the teachings and beliefs of the world?s living faiths, the third edition of this popular book has been revised and updated to reflect the vibrant role religion plays in the twenty-first century. The World Religions Reader: Explores the unique nature of various faiths by introducing their traditions and rituals, ethical dimensions, and modern expressions Combines excerpts from sacred texts with reflections from a range of classic and contemporary thinkers - from the Bhagavad Gita and the Qur'an to Maimonides and Martin Luther King, Jr. Significantly expands material on Christianity, with a greater emphasis on the diversity of the tradition as expressed in Orthodoxy, Catholicism, and Protestantism Broadens its ...

Experiencing the World s Religions
Score: 3.5
From 3 Ratings

Experiencing the World s Religions


  • Author : Michael Molloy
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2001-07-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0072842741


Experiencing the World s Religions Book Description :

Experiencing the World's Religions is a leading seller because it successfully addresses what a person should know about religions, and why. Michael Molloy provides an exceptionally clear and compelling account of the teaching of the world's religions. The text covers all the essential material and goes beyond traditional approaches to personally connect students with the vitality of the great religions....

Gods in the Global Village

Gods in the Global Village


  • Author : Lester R. Kurtz
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2015-04-01
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781483386461


Gods in the Global Village Book Description :

In a world plagued by religious conflict, how can the various religious and secular traditions coexist peacefully on the planet? And, what role does sociology play in helping us understand the state of religious life in a globalizing world? In the Fourth Edition ofGods in the Global Village, author Lester Kurtz continues to address these questions. This text is an engaging, thought-provoking examination of the relationships among the major faith traditions that inform the thinking and ethical standards of most people in the emerging global social order. Thoroughly updated to reflect recent events, the book discusses the role of religion in our daily lives and global politics, and the ways in which religion is both an agent of, and barrier to, social ...

Introduction to World Religions

Introduction to World Religions


  • Author : Christopher Hugh Partridge
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0800637143


Introduction to World Religions Book Description :

Objective, authoritative and lavishly illustrated with nearly 200 full-colour photographs, maps and diagrams, Introduction to World Religions will be widely welcomed by all those seeking to understand the complexity and diversity of the world's religious landscape....