The Holy Bible
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The Holy Bible


  • Author: The World English Bible (WEB)
  • Release Date : 2011-11-01
  • Genre: Bibles
  • File Size: 7936283 Bytes


The Holy Bible was inspired by God, who had His servants speak, write, and preserve His word.   The Bible is the best-selling book in history in the World.   The Holy Bible is God's written word to mankind. It has been written over thousands of years by many people under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, and miraculously preserved until today. There are many ancient documents, but those in the Holy Bible are of great importance to Jews and Christians, because they explain the way to fellowship with God and the way to live. The Holy Bible is a collection of books. These are arranged in the Old Testament (before Jesus Christ) and New Testament.  The World English Bible (WEB) is a Public Domain (no copyright) Modern English translation ...

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....

Sexuality and the World s Religions
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Sexuality and the World s Religions


  • Author : David W. Machacek
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781576073599


Sexuality and the World s Religions Book Description :

Looks at issues concerning sexuality and religion in nine of the world's religions, including Daoism, Hinduism, Judaism, and Catholicism, covering such topics as sexual orientation, reproductive rights, and sexual rituals....

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 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 in Figures

The World s Religions in Figures


  • Author : Todd M. Johnson
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-03-25
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118323038


The World s Religions in Figures Book Description :

Created by two of the field’s leading experts, this unique introduction to international religious demography outlines the challenges in interpreting data on religious adherence, and presents a contemporary portrait of global religious belief. Offers the first comprehensive overview of the field of international religious demography – detailing what we know about religious adherents around the world, and how we know it Examines religious freedom and diversity, including agnostics and atheists, on a global scale, highlighting trends over the past 100 years and projecting estimates for the year 2050 Outlines the issues and challenges related to definitions, taxonomies, sources, analyses, and other techniques in interpreting data on religious adhere...

The World s Religions
Score: 4
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The World s Religions


  • Author : Ninian Smart
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1998-06-28
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0521637481


The World s Religions Book Description :

Provides information about the symbols, rituals, art, and history of religions around the world....

The World s Religions

The World s Religions


  • Author : YOUNG
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release Date : 2013-04-11
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780205928323


The World s Religions Book Description :

The World’s Religions provides an orientation to the study of religion. Surveying the stages of development, worldviews, and current situations of the major world religions, this text discusses the ways these religions respond to contemporary ethical issues. It also presents a sampling of new religious movements and looks to the possible ways the world's religions may interact in the 21st century. Its distinctive “framework for understanding” religious worldviews allows readers to compare and contrast the teachings of religions objectively. Teaching and Learning Experience Personalize Learning – MyReligionLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted ...

A History of the World s Religions

A History of the World s Religions


  • Author : David S. Noss
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-09-17
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781315507514


A History of the World s Religions Book Description :

A History of the World's Religions bridges the interval between the founding of religions and their present state, and gives students an accurate look at the religions of the world by including descriptive and interpretive details from the original source materials. Refined by over forty years of dialogue and correspondence with religious experts and practitioners around the world, A History of the World's Religions is widely regarded as the hallmark of scholarship, fairness, and accuracy in its field. It is also the most thorough yet manageable history of world religion available in a single volume, treating many subjects largely neglected in other texts....

The World s Religions
Score: 1
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The World s Religions


  • Author : Arvind Sharma
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release Date : 2010-10-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780800697464


The World s Religions Book Description :

This wide-ranging reader combines some of the best and most valuable contemporary perspectives from leading and significant writers, teachers, and thinkers who together address critical challenges and opportunities for the world's religions in a post 9/11 world. Edited by Arvind Sharma and organized by topic, the essays in this reader consider broad questions such as, What influence does religion have on contemporary life? The thematic arrangement of topics includes diverse religious perspectives on: war, terror, peace, human rights, pluralism, diversity, gender, spirituality, the interreligious dialogue, international diplomacy and globalization....