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Ten Great Religions: An Essay in Comparative Theology, Volume 1
James Freeman Clarke
No preview available - 2015
Ahriman ancient animals appears Arabs Aryan Asia Avesta believe body Brahmanism Buddha Buddhism Bunsen called Catholic century character China Chinese Christ Christianity Church civilization Confucius death deities divine doctrine earth Egypt Egyptian eternal Europe evil existence faith father Feast Fravashis goddess gods Greece Greek heaven Herodotus Hindoo holy human hundred hymns idea immortality India Indra infinite Islam Jesus Jewish Jews Judaism Jupiter king Kneph Koreish living Lord mankind mind Mithra Mohammed Mohammedan monotheism moral Moses nations nature Nirvana original Ormazd Osiris pantheism Pelasgians Persian philosophy polytheism prayer priests prophet Protestantism pure race religion religious reverence Roman Rome sacred sacrifices Sanskrit says Scandinavian Semitic soul spirit supreme teach temple thee theology things thou thought thousand tianity tion translated tribes truth unity universe Vedas Vischnu whole words worship Zend Zend Avesta Zeus Zoroaster
Page 206 - Pilate therefore said unto him, Art thou a king then? Jesus answered, Thou sayest that I am a king. To this end was I born, and for this cause came I into the world, that I should bear witness unto the truth. Every one that is of the truth heareth my voice.
Page 415 - And Moses said unto God, Behold, when I come unto the children of Israel, and shall say unto them, The God of your fathers hath sent me unto you; and they shall say to me, What is his name? what shall I say unto them? And God said unto Moses, I AM THAT I AM: and he said, Thus shalt thou say unto the children of Israel, I AM hath sent me unto you.
Page 310 - The intelligible forms of ancient poets, The fair humanities of old religion, The power, the beauty, and the majesty, That had their haunts in dale or piny mountain, Or forest, by slow stream or pebbly spring, Or chasms, and watery depths ; all these have vanished ; They live no longer in the faith of reason...
Page 446 - And there came forth a spirit, and stood before the LORD, and said, I will persuade him. And the LORD said unto him, Wherewith? And he said, I will go forth, and I will be a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets. And he said, Thou shalt persuade him, and prevail also: go forth, and do so.
Page 430 - And God gave Solomon wisdom and understanding exceeding much, and largeness of heart, even as the sand that is on the sea shore.
Page 414 - For the Lord your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, a great God, a mighty, and a terrible, which regardeth not persons, nor taketh reward...
Page 430 - Judah and Israel were many, as the sand which is by the sea in multitude, eating and drinking, and making merry.
Page 91 - He who by His might looked even over the water-clouds, the clouds which gave strength and lit the sacrifice, He who is God above all gods. Who is the God to whom we shall offer our sacrifice...
Page 163 - Whatever crazy sorrow saith, No life that breathes with human breath Has ever truly long'd for death. " Tis life, whereof our nerves are scant, Oh life, not death, for which we pant ; More life, and fuller, that I want.