Comparative Religion For Dummies

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Wiley, Jan 31, 2011 - Religion - 384 pages
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Understand the beliefs, customs, and rituals of each faith

The fun and easy way to know the common elements of these widespread religions

Want to know more about the faiths of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam? This plain-English guide traces their evolution from their commonorigin - Abraham - and explains their different, yet linked, beliefs.You'll see how each religion developed, endured setbacks, and became a fixture in modern society - and you'll learn how members havedeveloped similar approaches to worship.

Discover:

  • How the belief in one God originated
  • The roots of Abraham's family tree
  • The sacred texts of each faith
  • Major similarities and differences
  • How these religions influenced the world

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Comparative Religion for Dummies looks at the three Abrahamic religions (Judaism, Christianity, Islam), their common ancestor in Abraham, their similarities and a basic overview of their beliefs. I ... Read full review

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Comparative Religion for Dummies looks at the three Abrahamic religions (Judaism, Christianity, Islam), their common ancestor in Abraham, their similarities and a basic overview of their beliefs. I ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

William P. Lazarus has taught religious history courses for 14 years. Mark Sullivan is a writer and editor who has studied comparative religion and philosophy extensively.

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