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Worship in the world"s religions

Edward Geoffrey Parrinder

Worship in the world"s religions

by Edward Geoffrey Parrinder

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Published by Sheldon Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cults.,
  • Worship -- Comparative studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementby Geoffrey Parrinder.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL550 .P3 1974
    The Physical Object
    Pagination239 p. ;
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5251416M
    ISBN 100859690350, 0859690407
    LC Control Number75324080

      The belief that people of all religions worship the same God, just in a different way, seems to be the cultural norm today. Behind this is the idea that all beliefs should be tolerated and that any claim to ultimate truth is arrogant.1 Sadly, many Christians have inhaled the relativistic air of our pluralistic culture and fallen for this idea. Start studying Five Major World Religions Chart. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. Christianity's holy book. is the Bible. Christianity's afterlife. they do not worship a god. Their leader is the Dalai Lama in Tibet. Buddhism's holy book. Tripitaka.

    This pie chart is based on statistics listing peoples self-admitted adherence to one of the major world religions, or to other faiths, or to people stating that they are of no religion. As you will see the pie chart only mentions percentages of the world's population whose religiously related self-admission places them in each category. The World's Religions can best be described by taking note of what it is not. Author Huston Smith states emphatically that the book is not one of comparative religions. It is as objective a look as possible at the major religions of the world today for the purpose of enlightening people of different cultures and beliefs about each other.

      A comprehensive database of more than 30 world religion quizzes online, test your knowledge with world religion quiz questions. Our online world religion trivia quizzes can be adapted to suit your requirements for taking some of the top world religion quizzes. Christianity and Far Eastern religion. The Bible and other. A world religion 2, 3. Belief that a series of prophets have come from God, and that Bahá'í is the latest religion founded by God. A liberal offshoot of Islam, but persecuted in Iran. By Bahá'u'lláh. Writings of Baha'u'llah and Abdul Baha. This group are preparing to rule the world.


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