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Six religions in the twenty-first century

W. Owen Cole

Six religions in the twenty-first century

by W. Owen Cole

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Published by Stanley Thornes in Cheltenham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religions -- Textbooks.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementW. Owen Cole, Peggy Morgan.
    GenreTextbooks.
    ContributionsMorgan, Peggy., Cole, W. Owen 1931-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi,351p. :
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22137571M
    ISBN 10074875167X

      In the early years of the twenty-first century, religion seemed to be on the rise. The collapse of both communism and the Soviet Union had left an ideological vacuum that was being filled by Orthodox Christianity in Russia and other post-Soviet states. Science has long challenged religious belief, but the corresponding role of religion to prune science of idolatry and false absolutes is rarely discussed. This volume addresses that imbalance and its contributors seek to usher in a new era of mutually constructive dialogue. Robert E. Ulanowicz, University of Maryland's Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, USAReligion in the 21st century is a.

    America's Religions From Their Origins to the Twenty-first Century. A revised edition of the essential reference. A classroom perennial and essential reference, America's Religions lays out the background, beliefs, practices, and leaders of the nation's religious movements and denominations. The fourth edition, thoroughly revised and updated by Peter W. Williams, draws on the latest scholarship.   Distinguished scholar of Christianity Elaine Pagels sets out to explain why religion is still around today, through the lens of her lived tragedies — the deaths of her son and husband 30 years ago.

    Fire from Heaven: The Rise of Pentecostal Spirituality and the Reshaping of Religion in the Twenty-First Century Harvey Cox, Author Addison Wesley Publishing Company $24 . RELIGION IN THE TWENTY–FIRST CENTURY In the twenty-fi rst century, the global landscape is a patchwork of faiths. Religious expressions are heading in various directions at the same time, and political confl icts involving religions are assuming great importance on the world scene. Religious perspectives and infl uence are being sought in.


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