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Exploring the spirituality of the world religions : the quest for personal, spiritual and social transformation

Author: Duncan S Ferguson
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An introduction to the spiritual pathways of the major world religions, exploring the core beliefs, values and practices of each tradition.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Duncan S Ferguson
ISBN: 9781441187376 1441187375 9781441146458 1441146458
OCLC Number: 511627471
Description: xiii, 243 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The spiritual quest --
The spiritual pathways rooted in nature and culture --
Indigenous wisdom tradtions --
Classical expressions of culture-based religions --
Current expressions of nature/culture religion --
The spiritual pathways of transcendent monism --
Spiritual pathways within hinduism --
Spiritual pathways within buddhism --
Spiritual pathways within confucianism and taoism --
The spiritual pathways of the abrahamic monotheistic religions --
Spiritual pathways within judaism --
Spiritual pathways within christianity --
Spiritual pathways within islam --
The common elements of life-giving spiritualities --
Finding a spiritual pathway.
Responsibility: Duncan S. Ferguson.

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