Epistle of Ignatius to the Philadelphians by Ignatius

By Ignatius

Ignatius, who's also known as Theophorus, to the Church of God the
Father, and of the Lord Jesus Christ, that's at Philadelphia, which
has got mercy via love, and is proven within the concord of
God, and rejoiceth unceasingly, [882] within the ardour of our Lord Jesus,
and is stuffed with all mercy via His resurrection; which I salute
within the blood of Jesus Christ, who's our everlasting and enduring joy,
specially to those that are in team spirit with the bishop, and the
presbyters, and the deacons, who've been appointed by means of the need of God
the daddy, in the course of the Lord Jesus Christ, who, in response to His own
will, has firmly demonstrated His Church upon a rock, through a spiritual
development, no longer made with fingers, opposed to which the winds and the floods
have overwhelmed, but haven't been in a position to overthrow it: [883] yea, and may
religious wickedness by no means manage to accomplish that, yet be completely weakened
by way of the ability of Jesus Christ our Lord.

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The Perennial Philosophy: An Interpretation of the Great by Aldous Huxley

By Aldous Huxley

An encouraged amassing of non secular writings that finds the "divine fact" universal to all faiths, amassed by means of Aldous Huxley

"The Perennial Philosophy," Aldous Huxley writes, "may be discovered one of the conventional lore of peoples in each quarter of the area, and in its totally built varieties it has a spot in each of the better religions."

With nice wit and attractive intellect—drawing on a various array of faiths, together with Zen Buddhism, Hinduism, Taoism, Christian mysticism, and Islam—Huxley examines the religious ideals of assorted non secular traditions and explains how they're united through a typical human craving to event the divine. The Perennial Philosophy contains choices from Meister Eckhart, Rumi, and Lao Tzu, in addition to the Bhagavad Gita, Tibetan publication of the useless, Diamond Sutra, and Upanishads, between many others.

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The Protestant-Jewish Conundrum: Studies in Contemporary by Jonathan Frankel, Ezra Mendelsohn

By Jonathan Frankel, Ezra Mendelsohn

Quantity XXIV of the celebrated annual stories in modern Jewry explores relatives among Jews and Protestants nowa days. faraway from monolithic, Protestantism has innumerable groupings inside of it, from the loosely geared up spiritual Society of associates to the conservative Evangelicals of the Bible Belt, all of which carry a number perspectives on theology, social difficulties, and politics. those perspectives are performed out in differing attitudes and relationships among Protestant church buildings and Jews, Judaism, and the kingdom of Israel.

In this quantity, demonstrated students from various disciplines examine the "Protestant-Jewish conundrum." they supply research of the historic framework within which Protestant principles towards Jews and Judaism have been shaped from the sixteenth century onward. individuals additionally delve into diversified issues starting from the attitudes of the Evangelical circulate towards Jews and Israel, to Protestant reactions to Mel Gibson's blockbuster movie, "The ardour of the Christ." additionally they deal with German Protestant habit in the course of and after the Nazi period and mainstream Protestant attitudes towards the Israeli-Arab clash. Taken as a complete, this compendium offers discussions and questions imperative to the continued improvement of Jewish-Protestant kinfolk.

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Philosophers and Religious Leaders by Christian von Dehsen

By Christian von Dehsen

Philosophers and spiritual Leaders offers a synopsis of the lives and legacies of two hundred women and men from the components of faith and philosophy who've "changed the world." those members have constructed, prolonged, or exemplified rules basic to the best way people understand the that means and goal in their personal lives and in their societies. a few have challenged winning convictions and labored for fast switch in the course of their lifetimes; others have proposed new modes of pondering that experience flourished purely after their passing.

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Psychiatry and Religion: Context, Consensus and by Dinesh Bhugra

By Dinesh Bhugra

The argument of this publication is that the divide among psychiatry and faith is a man-made one and that there's a lot room for figuring out an identical phenomena from varied views. In it 13 senior psychological overall healthiness pros and pastoral staff come jointly to discover what their assorted philosophies need to provide one another for the advantage of the participants of their care. The ebook as an entire: * units the connection among psychiatry and faith in ancient context * offers distinctive information regarding particular religions and the importance in their trust platforms for psychological overall healthiness administration * examines the connection among psychopathology, psychiatry and faith.

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The March of Unreason: Science, Democracy, and the New by Dick Taverne

By Dick Taverne

Within the March of Unreason, Dick Taverne expresses his difficulty that irrationality is at the upward push in Western society, and argues that public opinion is more and more ruled through unreflecting prejudice and an unwillingness to have interaction with real facts. Discussing issues akin to genetically converted plants and meals, natural farming, the MMR vaccine, environmentalism, the precautionary precept, and the recent anti-capitalist and anti-globalization events, he argues that the rejection of the evidence-based technique nurtures a tradition of suspicion, mistrust, and cynicism, and results in dogmatic statement and intolerance. technological know-how, with all of the merits it brings, is a necessary a part of a civilized and democratic society: it bargains the main hopeful destiny for humankind.

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Prescribing faith : medicine, media, and religion in by Claire Hoertz Badaracco

By Claire Hoertz Badaracco

The therapeutic powers of drugs and prayer are frequently media headlines. no longer explored is how media itself has formed renowned rules approximately faith and well-being. Prescribing religion lines the confluence of drugs, media and faith from mid-nineteenth century American tradition to the current day. Badaracco examines how media portrays the connection among non secular religion and medication, exhibiting that the connection is Read more...

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Die Blumen des Koran oder: Gottes Poesie. Ein Lesebuch by Ahmad Milad Karimi

By Ahmad Milad Karimi

Ahmad Milad Karimi, der Übersetzer des Korans, präsentiert eine außergewöhnliche Einführung in die faszinierende Welt des Korans. Er stellt die wichtigsten Verse zusammen und begleitet den Leser in die ausgewählten Passagen. Wie ist der Koran zu lesen? Welchen inneren Zusammenhang haben die Themen im Koran? Warum fasziniert der Koran die Muslime so sehr? Wie soll guy den Koran aufschlagen?

Das Buch lädt ein zu einer Reise in eine unbekannte Welt voller Rätsel und Schönheit.

Ahmad Milad Karimi, Prof. Dr., geboren 1979 in Kabul, Studium der Philosophie, Mathematik und Islamwissenschaft in Freiburg und Neu Delhi. Seit 2012 Vertretungsprofessur für Kalam, islamische Philosophie und Mystik an der Universität Münster.

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