Last edited by Kibar
Monday, August 3, 2020 | History

2 edition of The new religions found in the catalog.

The new religions

Jacob Needleman

The new religions

by Jacob Needleman

  • 224 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJacob Needleman
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL2525 .N43 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 272 p. ;
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24573857M
ISBN 109781585427444
LC Control Number2009025854
OCLC/WorldCa318411639

Religion Book Deals: February 12, Jennie Allen re-ups with WaterBrook, the CEO of World Vision Richard Stearns brings a new book to IVP, and more. The book of Hebrews boldly proclaims the superiority of Jesus Christ and Christianity over other religions, including Judaism. In a logical argument, the author demonstrates Christ's superiority, then adds practical instructions for following Jesus.

This book features a collection of essays that discuss in detail the new religious groups that emerged during the 20th century. The essays provide an overview of each religion, their historical development, leaders, doctrines, and activities. Suggested books for adults, teens, & kids on theology, religion, and spirituality. About books: Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan wrote about the miracle of books and their contribution to human development: "For 99 percent of the tenure of humans on earth, nobody could read or .

[Cross-posted from New Books in Islamic Studies] Recent events revolving around the Qur’an, such as the accidental burning of it in Afghanistan or the intentional provocations of radical American Christian pastors, suggest that Westerns often still fail to understand the role of the Qur’an in Muslims lives. Oct 19,  · 1. Christianity ( billion followers) - The Holy Bible (Old Testament and New Testament) 2. Islam ( billion followers) - The Quran 3. Hinduism (1 billion followers) - The Vedas 4. Buddhism ( million followers) - Tripitaka (Pali Canon) 5. S.


Share this book
You might also like
Civil enculturation : nation-state, schools, and ethnic difference in four European countries

Civil enculturation : nation-state, schools, and ethnic difference in four European countries

[Pamphlets on Scottish Natural Heritage].

[Pamphlets on Scottish Natural Heritage].

Western Washington University Associated Students Environmental Center co-ordinator

Western Washington University Associated Students Environmental Center co-ordinator

Register of Hereditary Peers who wish to stand for election as members of the House of Lords under Standing Order 10(Hereditary peers:by-elections).

Register of Hereditary Peers who wish to stand for election as members of the House of Lords under Standing Order 10(Hereditary peers:by-elections).

Administering policy in Northern Ireland.

Administering policy in Northern Ireland.

Model forms of rent review clause.

Model forms of rent review clause.

Whistling thorn

Whistling thorn

Barriers to health

Barriers to health

Paul

Paul

Eurocommunism

Eurocommunism

The hunt of the unicorn

The hunt of the unicorn

The Tele

The Tele

Prizefighting

Prizefighting

Ion engine and hall thruster development at the NASA Glenn Research Center

Ion engine and hall thruster development at the NASA Glenn Research Center

Wolves 2008 Calendar

Wolves 2008 Calendar

A full display of some late publications on the subject of tithes

A full display of some late publications on the subject of tithes

rise of the American novel.

rise of the American novel.

The new religions by Jacob Needleman Download PDF EPUB FB2

New Religions A Guide by Christopher Partridge is a compilation of over religious entries that ranges from “Christian Science and the Jehovah’s Witnesses to Soka The new religions book, Wicca, and Falun Gong.” These accounts are marked by “an unprecedented growth of new religious movements, sects, and /5.

Book Awards Book Club Selections Books by Author Books by Series Coming Soon Kids' Books New Releases Teens' Books This Month's Biggest New Releases Subjects Biography Business Cookbooks, Food & Wine Current Affairs & Politics Diet, Health & Fitness The new religions book Graphic Novels & Comics History Mystery & Crime Religion Romance Sci-Fi & Fantasy.

Jan 06,  · New Religions and the Nazis [Karla Poewe] on blogorazzia.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This book sheds light on an important but neglected part of Nazi history – the contribution of new religions to the emergence of Nazi ideology in s and s Germany. Post –World War I conditions threw Germans into major turmoil/5(4).

Jan 28,  · Amazon Hot New Releases Our best-selling new and future releases. Updated hourly. A new religious movement (NRM) is a religious, ethical, or spiritual group or community with practices of relatively modern blogorazzia.com may be novel in origin or they may exist on the fringes of a wider religion, in which case they will be distinct from pre-existing blogorazzia.comics identify a variety of characteristics which they employ in categorizing groups as new religious movements.

New Age Religions. New Age spirituality is characterized by an individual approach to spiritual practices and philosophies, while rejecting religious doctrine and dogma. It combines aspects of cosmology, astrology, esotericism, alternative medicine, music, psychology, and philosophy.

Yet New Age spirituality is very hard to pin down or categorize. Find a huge variety of new & used New Release Religion books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices.

Shop Religion books at Alibris. Nov 01,  · This book is a study of the kinds of religions which the media and the public often chooses to label as “cults” and considers questions related to their place in modern culture. It is presented as a series of essays, each about a particular religion or religious body, mostly written by sociologists and religious studies PhDs/5.

Jul 15,  · Surveying the world's religions, from Buddhism to Zoroastrianism, and providing succinct yet thought-provoking insight into the philosophy and practices of each, The Religions Book is ideal for anyone seeking to gain a better understanding of the world's religions.

With intriguing artwork, flow charts, and diagrams, complex world religions are made accessible in this comprehensive blogorazzia.com: DK. A new religious movement (NRM), also known as a new religion or alternative spirituality, is a religious or spiritual group that has modern origins and is peripheral to its society's dominant religious culture.

NRMs can be novel in origin or part of a wider religion, in which case they are distinct from pre-existing blogorazzia.com NRMs deal with the challenges posed by the modernizing. James R. Lewis has written the first book to deal explicitly with the issue of how emerging religions legitimate themselves.

He contends that a new religion has at least four different, though overlapping, areas where legitimacy is a concern: making converts, maintaining followers, shaping public opinion, and appeasing government authorities. Jan 01,  · New Era - New Religions examines new forms of religion in Brazil.

The largest and most vibrant country in Latin America, Brazil is home to some of the world's fastest growing religious movements and has enthusiastically greeted home-grown new religions and imported spiritual movements and new age organizations.

Aug 06,  · Why Are There No New Major Religions. Andrew Chesnut, an author who has written a book about the vibrant new faith, suggests that as many as 10 million people may worship Santa Muerte, though.

Aug 30,  · Why Are Some People Attracted to New Religions. Roxana Ross appreciates the universalist vision of the Urantia Book. First published inAuthor: Sigal Samuel. New book by Pope Francis points to continuity with John Paul II.

VATICAN CITY (RNS) — Among the topics discussed in the text are some of the thorniest issues facing the Catholic Church at this. Get this from a library. New religions.

[Carol S Matthews] -- An introduction to a selection of more recently emerged religions such as the Baha'i and Raelians a UFO religion. Routledge Routledge New Religions. Inochentism and Orthodox Christianity Religious Dissent in the Russian and Romanian Borderlands, 1st Edition.

By James A. Kapaló. This book explores the history and evolution of Inochentism, a controversial new religious movement that emerged in the Russian and Romanian borderlands of what is now Moldova and. Palgrave Studies in New Religions and Alternative Spiritualities is an interdisciplinary monograph and edited collection series sponsored by the International Society for the Study of New Religions.

The series is devoted to research on New Religious Movements. Get this from a library. Controversial new religions. [James R Lewis; Jesper Aagaard Petersen;] -- In terms of public opinion, new religious movements are considered controversial for a variety of reasons.

Their social organization often runs counter to popular expectations by experimenting with. A rambling dissertation with limited material on the Shinto religion and too long explanations of the new religions.

The different voices in broken English didn’t help either. Difficult to listen to. Ben Kingsley is a great actor but I wouldn’t buy another book he has narrated. His tone and accent is hard on the ears.

This book "The Challenge of the Cults and New Religions" was previously published in a hardcover version, which is what the related reviews are based on.

This is the same book in a softcover edition so the reviews are automatically cross-posted to this book as blogorazzia.com: Zondervan.Oct 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of The New Religions book by Jacob Needleman. Philosopher Jacob Needleman's groundbreaking study of America's alternative spiritual movements is back in print with a new introduction by the author.

Originally Free shipping over $Cited by: The terms 'sacred text' and 'religious text' are not necessarily interchangeable in that some religious texts are believed to be sacred because of the belief in some theistic religions such as the Abrahamic religions that the text is divinely or supernaturally revealed or divinely .