Genre : Sacred books
Editor : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
Release : 1998
ISBN-13 : 0070209782
Hardcover : 480 Pages


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Also issued in two separate volumes under titles: Scriptures of the East and Scriptures of the West.


Genre : Religion
Editor : McGraw-Hill Education
Release : 2014-03-18
ISBN-13 : 0078119154
Hardcover : 576 Pages


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The fifth edition of Scriptures of the World's Religions brings together many of the world's most influential sacred texts. This text includes chapters on the 12 major religious traditions today, plus two chapters on indigenous religious practices. With comprehensive introductions in each chapter, the selected writings emphasize each religion's founders, central doctrines, and historical development. The translated texts in this collection, many of which were translated specifically for this book, are stylistically clear and up-to-date.


Genre : Religion
Editor : A&C Black
Release : 2010-02-17
ISBN-13 : 9780826423542
Hardcover : 228 Pages


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Price examines religions across the world, offering an insight into each tradition's views of the world, through their scriptural texts and spiritual practices.


Genre : Religion
Editor : McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Release : 2007-12-19
ISBN-13 : 0073386650
Hardcover : 552 Pages


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Scriptures of the World's Religions, third edition is an anthology that gathers together many of the world’s most influential sacred texts. This leading book includes chapters on the twelve major religious traditions today, plus two additional chapters on indigenous religious practices. With comprehensive introductions in each chapter, the selected writings emphasize the religion’s founders, central doctrines, and historical development. The translated texts in this collection are stylistically clear and up-to-date, many of which were translated specifically for this book. The selections vary in length from a few paragraphs to 10 pages. It can be used in a wide range of courses including introduction to religion.

Minerals Yearbook by United States. Bureau of Mines


Genre : Mineral industries
Editor :
Release : 1998
ISBN-13 : UOM:39015082958268
Hardcover : Pages


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World Scriptures by Kenneth Kramer


Genre : Religion
Editor : Paulist Press
Release : 1986
ISBN-13 : 0809127814
Hardcover : 298 Pages


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World Scripture is a guidebook to the primary source materials of the classical, living religions of the world. It is a guidebook which innovatively blends critical and interpretative tools with sacred symbols and stories of Ultimacy.

Anthology Of World Scriptures by Robert E. Van Voorst


Genre : Religion
Editor : Cengage Learning
Release : 2016-01-01
ISBN-13 : 9781305584495
Hardcover : 416 Pages


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With ANTHOLOGY OF WORLD SCRIPTURES, 9th Edition your students will encounter the most notable and instructive sacred texts from major world religions, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Shinto, Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. They will also examine scriptures from new religious movements including Baha'i, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, the Christian Science Church, and the Unification Church. Most introductory textbooks talk about world religions; this anthology lets them speak for themselves. This anthology presents scripture readings in context, showing students how each religion is actually practiced today, as well as introducing its history, teachings, organization, ethics, and rituals. These selections are supported by introductions, study questions, glossaries, extensive footnotes, timelines, scriptural charts, and suggestions for further reading by the editor. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.


Genre : Religion
Editor : William Carey Library
Release : 1995
ISBN-13 : 0878083766
Hardcover : 274 Pages


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The essays in this book take a fresh look at the biblical data and address the contemporary questions raised by religious pluralism. The reader will gain a greater understanding of different religions and gain an increased confidence in the majesty and greatness of the one true God.

Anthology Of World Scriptures by Robert Van Voorst


Genre : Religion
Editor : Cengage Learning
Release : 2007-09-13
ISBN-13 : 9780495503873
Hardcover : 384 Pages


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ANTHOLOGY OF WORLD SCRIPTURES is a comprehensive collection of scriptures from the major world religions, including: Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Shinto, Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, in addition to scriptures from more recent religious movements. The text presents scripture readings in context, providing students with a framework that shows how each religion is actually practiced today, as well as its history, teachings, organization, ethics and rituals. To ensure their accessibility and ease of use, readings are supported by introductions, study questions, glossaries, and suggestions for further reading by the editor. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Scriptures Of The West by James Fieser


Genre : Religion
Editor : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
Release : 1998
ISBN-13 : 0070210225
Hardcover : 241 Pages


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This anthology of scriptures in English translation from the world's living religions of the West is a companion pull-out volume of Fieser's SCRIPTURES OF THE WORLD'S RELIGIONS. Scriptures of The West contains sacred writings of Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, and the Bahai faith. Sections and subsections contain brief editor's introductions which discuss the nature and scope of scripture within each religion, and the history of the scripture presented (for example, Scriptures of the West uses the Jewish Publication Society's translation of the Tanakh rather than translations of the Old Testament associated with Christianity).