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Wisdom from world religions

Templeton, John

Wisdom from world religions

pathways toward heaven on earth

by Templeton, John

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Published by Templeton Foundation Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religions,
  • Spiritual life

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-[350]).

    StatementJohn Templeton
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL624 .T44 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 352 p. ;
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24911868M
    ISBN 101890151912
    LC Control Number2002004771

    The World's Religions can best be described by taking note of what it is not. Author Huston Smith states emphatically that the book is not one of comparative religions. It is as objective a look as possible at the major religions of the world . This book is wonderful for the numerous proverbs and wisdom of each religion alone, but it is an invaluable reference for anyone who wants a broader understanding of world religion. Each religion Cited by:

    Originally titled The Religions of Man, this completely revised and updated edition of Smith?s masterpiece, now with an engaging new foreword, explores the essential elements and teachings of the world. The World Wisdom book Samdhong Rinpoche Uncompromising Truth for a Compromised World: Tibetan Buddhism and Today's World is a unique series of in-depth dialogues with him and which covers a broad range of topics, including how the world .

    Get this from a library! Sacred stories: wisdom from world religions. [Marilyn McFarlane] -- Provides children with an introduction to world religions, combining easy-to-understand descriptions with . Huston Cummings Smith ( – Decem ) was a leading scholar of religious studies in the United States. He was widely regarded as one of the world's most influential figures in religious studies. He had authored at least thirteen books on world's religions and philosophy, and his book The World's Religions (originally titled The Religions .


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