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2 edition of book of world religions found in the catalog.

book of world religions

Edward Geoffrey Parrinder

book of world religions

by Edward Geoffrey Parrinder

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Published by Hulton Educational Pub. in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religions

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby E.G. Parrinder.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL80.2 P33 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14499247M

      With objectivity and accessibility, this title in the Kids Book of series looks at the histories, scriptures, places of worship, religious leaders, gods and major festivals that are the foundations of many of the world's religions. Features a glossary and an index. I’ve used the Norton Anthology of World Religions comprised of six volumes: Hinduism,Buddhism, Daoism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. It, too, is a major overview supported by both history and documents from each area of interest.

    So, this book is comparative, asking these same questions of each religion, the major religions: Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism. The author is a businessman, for goodness sake! He is not part of the Clergy, or any theological or philosophical group. Buy a cheap copy of The Religions of Man book by Huston Smith. Huston Smith's masterpiece explores the essential elements and teachings of the world's predominant faiths, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Free shipping over $Cited by:

    Pastor and best-selling author Adam Hamilton returns to one of his most popular topics, Christianity and world religions. This new, fully updated book and Bible study explores four major world religions—Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam, and Judaism—and compares the beliefs of Brand: Abingdon Press. With objectivity and accessibility, this book looks at the histories, scriptures, places of worship, religious leaders, gods, and major festivals that are the foundations of many of the world's religions.


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