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Baffled by Buddhism? Confused by Catholicism? Mystified by Mysticism? World Religions can lift the cloud surrounding the main faiths of the world. Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Sikhism, Buddhism and many more key faiths are explained clearly with...
Examines each religion--including ancient Greek, Roman, Norse, and Celtic religions, Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity, and nature religions--discussing its history, founder, major deity, beliefs, festivals, and celebrationssob encomenda
A comprehensive overview of the beliefs and practices of a variety of different world religions draws on religious artifacts, explanations of sacred texts, paintings, architecture, and other teachings to provide explanations of Christianity, Judaism,...sob encomenda
Complete Bible Handbooksob encomenda
Examines each religion--including ancient Greek, Roman, Norse, and Celtic religions, Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity, and nature religions--discussing its history, founder, major deity, beliefs, festivals, and celebrations.
Take a journey through time to discover what God has meant to men and women throughout the ages.God A Brief History guides the general reader through an interpretation of existence and meaning, from Judaism to Buddhism, Christianity and Islam. With...
A comprehensive survey of world religions from pre-history to the present day provides a bibliography, full chronology, festival listing, illustrations, and calendar for each as documented by recognized academic experts.
Problems of Suffering in the Religions of the World
Por que viemos ao mundo? Qual o significado a vida? E o que acontece conosco quando morremos? À procura de respostas para estas questões básicas da existência, a humanidade desenvolveu suas crenças em Deus. Este livro explora justamente as mais...
In 'The Meanings of Death', John Bowker offers a major contribution to debates about the value of death and its place in both Western and Eastern religions. Examining the themes of friendship and sacrifice in the world’s major religions, Bowker...
A major contribution to debates about the value of death and its place in Western and Eastern religions is presented by the author's argument that religious and secular attitudes can support and reinforce one another through their attitudes towards...
An authoritative, profusely illustrated introduction to the Bible includes an alphabetical guide to the Bible's main figures; timelines, charts, and easy-to-read maps; and more than 1,500 full color illustratons that offer a glimpse of life in...