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What religion is and does

Horace Thomas Houf

What religion is and does

an introduction to the study of its problems and values.

by Horace Thomas Houf

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion.

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    Open LibraryOL21027145M

    The Buddhist holy book is known as the Tipitaka. The Buddha’s teachings were preserved in the Pali Canon, which acts as an extensive analytical record written in Pali, the Buddha’s native dialect. Pali is considered the classical language of Buddhism, and the documents preserved in Pali make up the Tipitaka as well as other Buddhist.   A famed religious scholar’s poignant life story. Pagels (Religion/Princeton Univ.; Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation, , etc.), who is especially renowned for her work studying the ancient Gnostic brand of Christianity, provides a raw and often moving author begins in the postwar suburbs of Palo Alto, California, where she .

      Many believe their morality comes from their religion. But evidence suggests that people’s opinion of what God thinks is actually what they believe is right and wrong, not the other way around. A religion is a set of beliefs that is passionately held by a group of people that is reflected in a world view and in expected beliefs and actions (which are often ritualized).. There are many different religions, each with a different set of beliefs. The beliefs are about the world and the people in it, about how they came into being, and what their purpose is.

      No, it does not talk about religion. It seems that they don't worship. The point for their community is for everything to be the same and perfect, and I assume that religion might cause clashes within the community. ~ The Urantia Book, The religion of Jesus does not seek to escape this life in order to enjoy the waiting bliss of another existence. The religion of Jesus provides the joy and peace of another and spiritual existence to enhance and ennoble the life which men now live in the flesh. ~ The Urantia Book.


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