Baha'i

Bahaism and its Claims: A Study of the Religion Promulgated

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.88 MB Downloadable formats: PDF They demonstrate far more concern for the poor and workers than was typical of Liberalism. Once you have paid for your order, your friend or loved one will receive an email letting them know that they have a gift waiting for them at TheGreatCourses.com. Temples, rivers, mountains, cities and other holy places are reminders of historical events from the scriptures or of saints and sages who lived up to the teachings of the scriptures. [...]

Biblical Mourning: Ritual and Social Dimensions

Saul M. Olyan Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.12 MB Downloadable formats: PDF If you find that they do not deserve it, you at least will have earned it’. The most prolific writer on the subject of science and religion is unquestionably William Hatcher. Cremation is generally followed by inurnment in ceremonial units, urn spaces, or columbaria. This is why a better understanding of Greek religion helps illuminate the nature of religion generally as well as the nature of religions which continue to be followed today. [...]

The Seven Valleys

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.94 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Understanding History, Religion, and Politics in Jerusalem and Beyond: Students will acquire historical knowledge of the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians in the region, learn how to interpret a conflict from multiple perspectives, advocate for a point of view, and develop greater conflict resolution skills. Everything…is movement; everything a becoming.” Yet, over time, I might add, our Middle Colony inhabitants found ways to deal with their diversity, ways that eventually led to compromises, a growing toleration of differences, and perhaps the most modern society in British America. [...]

Religion for Mankind (Talisman Series)

Horace Holley Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.71 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Muslims are prohibited from eating pork, birds of prey, dogs, donkeys. and muies, and from drinking alcohol and gambling. Christianity is not a pessimistic religion, demanding the abolition of life, but an optimistic one, that affirms life, according to the model represented by Jesus Christ. However, the festivals are not reconstructive in nature nor do they often resemble their historical counterparts, instead exhibiting a form of universalism. [...]

Hindu Bioethics for the Twenty-first Century (SUNY Series in

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.24 MB Downloadable formats: PDF They respect the earlier prophets, Abraham, Moses, and Jesus, but regard the concept of the divinity of Jesus as blasphemous and do not believe that he was executed on the cross. Mothers show their children the value of fairness, consideration, truthfulness, respect, compassion, and other basic Baha’i virtues. There is very little trace of the existence in early times in most English-speaking countries of religious songs in the vernacular. Shinto's core beliefs pertain to the forces of nature and energy and how they create existence. [...]

The Secret of Suranesh

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.39 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The study of religion\s is often confused with theology; while both disciplines share an interest in “religion”, our program provides a comparative and agnostic approach, and does not privilege any specific religious traditions. Almost immediately, however, another difficulty arose -- even the crudest religions of which we have any historical or ethnographic knowledge appear to be the products of a long, rather complicated evolution, and thus exhibit a profusion of beliefs and rites based upon a variety of "essential" principles. [...]

Psyche and Eros: Baha'i Studies in a Spiritual Psychology

Rhett Diessner Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.22 MB Downloadable formats: PDF That is, a religion will generally have answers to metaphysical and cosmological questions about the nature of being, of the universe, humanity, and the divine. Similar to other new religious movements, many Vampire organizations and churches have asserted that they continually experience various forms of persecution by the media, film perceptions of Vampires, and actual physical threats. He therefore introduced an organizational system. [...]

An Introduction to the Baha'i Faith (Introduction to

Peter Smith Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.13 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The "perfection of wisdom" consists of realizing the truths of the distinctive metaphysics that also defines Mahayana Buddhism. This concept of divine partnership is a prominent aspect in many polytheistic religions from ancient times to this very day. The Islamic Regime even considers the original Persians (Zoroastrians) as infidels AKA Zindiq (Kaffir). The children are separate manifestations of three aspects of Llama Doolge. [...]

The Law of Love Enshrined

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.62 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Many terms overlap in meaning or are used by different people in different ways. Depending on definitions, it may also include smaller groups such as Baha'is. "Ethnic religions": Those that are essentially the religion of a particular ethnic group, though they may include small numbers of others. Scientology also discourages new mothers from breastfeeding, preferring a formula of barley water, milk and corn syrup. Prior to some increased reforms, most Zoroastrians did not believe in allowing conversion. [...]

Erelong : Baha'i Prophecies, Predictions, and Promises

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.59 MB Downloadable formats: PDF In the philosophical perspective of the great Neo-Confucian thinker Chu Hsi (1130–1200), understanding leads to a salutary enlightenment. Through an examination of the Bahá'í understanding of Covenant, Administrative Order, and the radical changes effected spiritually, physically, and psychologically within society through the advent of the Manifestations of God, in this instance the Báb and Bahá'u'lláh, this paper explores the relationship between the Bahá'í Faith and the New Age Movement. [...]