Global Religious Movements in Regional Context offers a wide-ranging exploration of the adaptation and diversity of religious traditions in various geographical, cultural and ethnic contexts within the contemporary world.
Author: John Wolffe
"The Pragmatics of Defining Religion" is a multidisciplinary volume on the problem of the definition of religion with chapters on the polemics of defining religion in modern contexts, the history of the concept of religion, the methodology ...
Author: Jan G. Platvoet
VIII Religion as context A very good example of the importance of scrutinizing one's context is religion. Despite some valid criticisms as well as misinterpretations, religion provides many with a valuable context in this instance, ...
Author: Brendan Sweetman
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
A Guide To Graeco-Roman Religions Hans-Josef Klauck ... “ Religion und Wissenschaft in der antiken Astrologie ' , in J. F. Bergier ( ed . ) , Zwischen Wahn , Glaube und ... It is not 248 THE RELIGIOUS CONTEXT OF EARLY CHRISTIANITY.
Author: Hans-Josef Klauck
Publisher: A&C Black
Context. Ewan Ingleby 'You are a priest forever, a priest like Melchizedek of old.' (P. Scanlon, Kilmurry Parish Magazine) This chapter considers the creative engagement of individuals with religious texts and contexts in a Roman ...
Author: Peter Collins
Judaism is perhaps the oldest of the world's major religions. Throughout its long history the religion has been characterized by the preservation of multiple points of view, allowing the minority report to stand honorably alongside the ...
Author: Ph. D. G. G. Bolich