Encyclopędia of Religion and Ethics: Hymms-Liberty

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James Hastings, John Alexander Selbie, Louis Herbert Gray
T. & T. Clark, 1915 - Religion - 400 pages
Articles on all the religions of the world and the great systems of ethics; on every religious belief or custom and ethical movement; on every philosophical idea and moral practice. The Encyclopaedia embraces the whole range of theology and philosophy, together with aspects of anthropology, mythology, folklore, biology, psychology, economics and sociology. Every article has been prepared by specialists. Includes bibliographies and index.

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Page 694 Explains the Islamic and Jewish uses of the name Khidr (the green man) for a figure like Eliyahu (Elijah/Ilyas) from Qurah 18:63-64

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James Hastings (1852" 1922) was a distinguished scholar and pastor. He was founder and editor of the "Expository Times" and is also well known for editing the five-volume "Dictionary of the Bible," as well as the "Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics," the "Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels," and the "Dictionary of the Apostolic Church.

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