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Established Religion (Sociology of Religion : a Study of Christendom)

Werner Stark

Established Religion (Sociology of Religion : a Study of Christendom)

by Werner Stark

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Published by Fordham University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • RELIGION AND SOCIOLOGY,
  • Social Science / Sociology of Religion,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11427414M
    ISBN 10082320720X
    ISBN 109780823207206

      An unintentionally revealing article in the June issue of Scientific American, one of the holy books of the established religion of the United States, begins as follows: In . New religious movement (NRM), the generally accepted term for what is sometimes called, often with pejorative connotations, a “cult.”The term new religious movement has been applied to all new faiths that have arisen worldwide over the past several centuries.. NRMs are characterized by a number of shared traits. These religions are, by definition, “new”; they offer innovative religious.

      EDEN MINE. By S.M. Hulse. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. pages. $ “Eden Mine” by S.M. Hulse is a book that wastes no time. Because Jo, short for . The book tells the story of the evolving personal relationship between the two families set in the historical context of the founding of the State of Israel. soldiers, religious zealots.

    And so the book ends with an enigmatic and expansive chapter on providence, which imagines some truly external shock to our current system. Douthat dwells on the deep-space object ‘Oumuamua, spotted in and observed accelerating through our solar system, prompting a speculative explanation that it is some kind of spacecraft or probe sent. Religion has been a factor of the human experience throughout history, from pre-historic to modern times. The bulk of the human religious experience pre-dates written n history (the age of formal writing) is only c. years old. A lack of written records results in most of the knowledge of pre-historic religion being derived from archaeological records and other indirect.


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