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Jesus and Buddha : the parallel sayings

Author: Marcus J Borg; Ray Riegert
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Ulysses Press : Distributed in the U.S. by Publishers Group West, ©1997.
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Are there universal truths to guide us through life? If we compare the sayyings of Jesus and Budda, the answer is a heartfelt yes. Both provide the same advice on loving, living a full life, and experiennncing the sacred. One came from the West, the other from the East; and they created two distinctly different religions.
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Jesus and Buddha.
Berkeley, Calif. : Ulysses Press : Distributed in the U.S. by Publishers Group West, ©1997
(OCoLC)609319954
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Gautama Buddha; Gautama Buddha.; Jesus Christ.; Jésus-Christ; Bouddha
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcus J Borg; Ray Riegert
ISBN: 1569751218 9781569751213
OCLC Number: 36675971
Description: xvii, 241 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The Parallel Sayings --
Parallel Sayings, Parallel Lives --
Compassion --
Wisdom --
Materialism --
Inner Life --
Temptation --
Salvation --
The Future --
Miracles --
Discipleship --
Attributes --
Life Stories.
Responsibility: editor, Marcus Borg ; introduction, Jack Kornfield ; co-editor, Ray Riegert.

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Are there universal truths to guide us through life? If we compare the sayyings of Jesus and Budda, the answer is a heartfelt yes. Both provide the same advice on loving, living a full life, and experiennncing the sacred. One came from the West, the other from the East; and they created two distinctly different religions.

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