Inside World Religions: A Vivid Portrait of Faith

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Inside World Religions: A Vivid Portrait of Faith
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Category: Religion
Author O'Connell K.
Publisher Lion Hudson Plc
Publication date 2006
ISBN 9780745951973

This highly visual book explores what it really means - day to day - to live as a believer of one of the six major world faiths (Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Sikhism, Buddhism and Hinduism), focusing on the following:
* the origins of the faith
* concepts of God or Ultimate Reality
* teachers of the way (major figures and Scriptures)
* paths to peace (ways of seeking God)
* treasury of the heart (key beliefs)
* awe and wonder (worship)
* journey into mystery (symbols and rituals)
* making merry (festivals)
* today (issues facing the faith today). T

he book also includes material on Zoroastrianism, Baha'i, Confucianism, Taoism, Shinto and Jainism.

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