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Personal religion

by Charles Herbert Rust

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Gorham Press in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity -- Essence, genius, nature,
  • Christian life

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles Herbert Rust.
    SeriesLibrary of religious thought
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4501 .R8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination279 p. ;
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6581304M
    LC Control Number15023095
    OCLC/WorldCa15183869

    — New York Times Book Review “Searing and wise tender and wrenching, sketched with exquisite detail.” — Boston Globe “An intimate, evocative memoir.” — Ron Charles, Washington Post “A wide-ranging work of cultural reflection and a brisk tour of the most exciting religion scholarship over . by Elaine Pagels Ecco/Harper Collins, Hardback, pages. Reviewed by Debbie Burnham-Kidwell. Why Religion?: A Personal Story is a book Dr. Elaine Pagels thought she could never write.A historian of Early Christianity, she has authored eight previous books, the first being The Gnostic Gospels, which put her name on bestseller lists and earned her a “genius grant” from the MacArthur.

      A famed religious scholar’s poignant life story. Pagels (Religion/Princeton Univ.; Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation, , etc.), who is especially renowned for her work studying the ancient Gnostic brand of Christianity, provides a raw and often moving author begins in the postwar suburbs of Palo Alto, California, where she . Religion (the truth of personal spiritual experience) is founded on the inherent (Thought Adjuster) assumption that faith is valid, that God can be known and attained. ~ The Urantia Book, Every race of mankind has its own mental outlook upon human existence; therefore must the religion of the mind ever run true to these various racial viewpoints.

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In the wake of great personal tragedy, National Book Award winner and New York Times bestselling author Elaine Pagels reflects on the persistence and nature of belief and why religion matters.

Why does religion still exist in the twenty-first century?/5(). In the wake of great personal tragedy, National Book Award Winner and New York Times bestselling author Elaine Pagels reflects on the persistence and nature of belief and why religion matters. Why does religion still exist in the twenty-first century.

And why do so many people—even, and especially, those who challenge religion—continue to argue about the questions it raises?/5(). Book is both a personal and academic memoir -- Pagels, coming from a non-believing family, is a historian of religion, Harvard educated and one of the experts (and translators) of the Gnostic gospels.4/5.

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"A Religion Personal religion book One's Own" is a fantastic book that enables the reader to do just want the book says, "guides to creating a personal spirituality in a secular world." I always struggled with how organized religion requires you only believe that organized religion is right and everything that deviates even slightly is wrong/5.

Pagels (Religion/Princeton Univ.; Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation,etc.), who is especially renowned for her work studying the ancient Gnostic brand of Christianity, provides a raw and often moving autobiography. The author begins in the postwar suburbs of Palo Alto, California, where she was raised Brand: HarperCollins Publishers.

In Why Religion. Elaine Pagels looks to her own life to help address these questions. These questions took on a new urgency for Pagels when dealing with unimaginable loss—the death of her young son, followed a year later by the shocking loss of her husband. Through Personal Testament, 'Why Religion?' Explores Belief In The 21st Century Distinguished scholar of Christianity Elaine Pagels sets out to.

In Tending the Perennials, renowned teaching artist Eric Booth helps us activate our natural competence and pleasure in the creation of art and spirituality. When we engage in the ways Booth suggests, we gently create a personal religion—a way to create a life that resonates with what matters most.

Religion is ever and always rooted and grounded in personal experience. ~ The Urantia Book, True religion is the act of an individual soul in its self-conscious relations with the Creator; organized religion is man's attempt to socialize the worship of individual religionists. ~ The Urantia Book, ().

Psychology of religion consists of the application of psychological methods and interpretive frameworks to the diverse contents of religious traditions as well as to both religious and irreligious individuals. The extraordinary range of methods and frameworks can be helpfully summed up regarding the classic distinction between the natural-scientific and human-scientific approaches.

“Why Religion?” is, as its subtitle states, a personal story, but it’s also a wide-ranging work of cultural reflection and a brisk tour of the most exciting religion scholarship over the. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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Scholar, author, historian, heretic, MacArthur genius and more, Elaine Pagels is a hard person to describe in a word. At this moment, "hero" fits best, namely an individual who faces ordeals of Author: Philip Kopper. Religion and Life: A Personal and Public Essay T he 16th century English chancellor and later Catholic saint Thomas Moore was, in the words of dramatist Robert Bolt, “a man for all seasons.”Author: Walter G.

Moss. In his book Ideas and Opinions () Einstein stated, "In their struggle for the ethical good, teachers of religion must have the stature to give up the doctrine of a personal God, that is, give up that source of fear and hope which in the past placed such vast power in the hands of priests.".

Pagels's book is therefore a personal testimony, but it simultaneously reflects her scholarship as a student of the ancient texts. It is that combination Author: Tom Gjelten.

A psalter is a personal book of psalms. Henry VIII's psalter was written in Latin and illuminated by Jean Mallard, a Frenchman who had worked for Francis I but moved to England.

He appears in Henry's accounts from Henry then added his own notes in the margin in much the same way that. Religion in Personality Theory makes clear the link between theory and research and personality and religion. Presently, most personality texts have a limited discussion of religion and reference few theorists other than Freud and Maslow in relation to the subject.In order for a title to appear in the Religion & Spirituality sub-categories below, the title's search keywords must include at least one of the keywords or phrases listed next to the sub-category.In this beautiful memoir, Pagels (The Gnostic Gospels), professor of religion at Princeton Univ.

and recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship, addresses the titular question by recounting her life.