Faiths of man

encyclopedia of religions
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Religion -- Diction
StatementJames G. R. Forlong ; introduction by Margery Silver
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LC ClassificationsBL"31"F67
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v.
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Faiths of man;: Encyclopedia of religions Hardcover – January 1, by James George Roche Forlong (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: James George Roche Forlong. The book offers a different way of approaching the subject. Rather than deal with the external facts about each religion: places and ways of worship,laws, devotions, it stress the beliefs and philosophy behind each one and finds the commonalities that all religions share.

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That said, "The Religions of Man" while out of print and really surface level in its discussions, serves as a helpfull, simple introduction to a few of the world's great religions. Let one know that there is absolutely no substitute for reading the scriptures of the various faiths and beliefs, Smith's work does indeed bait the hook of interest/5(5).

The religions of man This edition published in by New American Library in. Edition Notes Bibliography in "Notes" (p. Series A Mentor book -- MT Classifications Dewey Decimal Class Library of Congress BLS66 The Physical Object Pagination p.

Number of pages ID Numbers Open Library OLM Cited by: Originally titled The Religions of Man, this completely revised and updated edition of Smith′s masterpiece, now with an engaging new foreword, explores the essential elements and teachings of the world′s predominant faiths, including: Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity and the native Faiths of man book of the Americas, Australia, Africa, and Ocea4/5.

The World's Religions, originally titled The Religions of Man, is a book written by religious studies scholar Huston book was first published in and has been translated into twelve languages; it is "one of the most widely used college textbooks on comparative religion.".

References. Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such (see Wikipedia: Book series). Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion.

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A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid. Some academics studying the subject have divided religions into three broad categories: world religions, a term which refers to transcultural, international faiths; indigenous religions, which refers to smaller, culture-specific or nation-specific religious groups; and new religious movements, which refers to recently developed faiths.

The Religion of Man is a compilation of lectures by Rabindranath Tagore, edited by him and drawn largely from his Hibbert Lectures given at Oxford University in May A Brahmo playwright and poet of global renown, Tagore deals with largely universal themes of God, divine experience, illumination, and spirituality.

A brief conversation between him and Albert Einstein, "Note on the. Faiths of Man (Volume 2) by J. Forlong. Topics Comparative Mythology Collection opensource. Book found on the web and uploaded by the user H.'.H.'.IX Addeddate Identifier FaithsOfManvolume2 Identifier-ark ark://t85h8bb9q Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi 'The Religions of Man' is the seminal work in the scholarship of world spiritual traditions, by the eminent and beloved Huston Smith, who was born to a Christian Missionary family in China and raised among books and humanity to embody a life of nearly a century questing for the meaning of our souls, hearts, and language of seeking, of faith /5.

Internet Archive BookReader Faiths of Man (Volume 1). The approach to each faith is deliberately, but cautiously, contemporary. For each there is an appraisal, with some description of current forms and symbols, since this is a book of faiths which men now live by.

The approach differentiates this from similar books, and is the chief basis on which it claims to be a new contribution to the subject. Faiths of Man (Volume 1) by J. Forlong. Topics Comparative Mythology Collection opensource. Book found on the web and uploaded by the user H.'.H.'.IX Addeddate Identifier FaithsOfManvolume1 Identifier-ark ark://t39z9zh8n Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Brother Andrew, Dietrich Bonhoeffer: The Life and Martyrdom of a Great Man Who Counted the Cost of Discipleship, Borden of Yale, E.M.

Bounds (Men of Fai. The book offers a different way of approaching the subject. Rather than deal with the external facts about each religion: places and ways of worship,laws, devotions, it stress the beliefs and philosophy behind each one and finds the commonalities that all religions share.

it is a more philosophical book than s: Internet Archive BookReader Faiths of Man (Volume 2). Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Originally titled The Religions of Man, this completely revised and updated edition of Smith's masterpiece, now with an engaging new foreword, explores the essential elements and teachings of the world's predominant faiths, including: Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity, and the native traditions of the Americas, Australia, Africa, and Oceania.

As a person of faith and philosophical curiosities, this book fulfilled what I hoped as to delving into greater issues of how faith functions in a religious sense and in a governmental sense.

I was particularly struck by how difficult a job a governmental leader holds to uphold f A great read by a great, humble, and faith filled man/5().

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Ellis – 81 entries are listed here. It is simply impossible to list all varieties of religion 1 as we as a species have created an almost infinite variety of religious and transcendental ideas. Items in lower case italics are classes of religion and not actual religions.

For example, "theism" is any religion that contains god(s), and "polytheism" is a form of theism. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Paton, William, -- Religions. Christianity and other religions. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items.

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