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The role of revelation in the world's religions

Author: Beverly Ann Moon
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2010.
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"This critical analysis explores how spirituality and the personal experience of the divine has been expressed and preserved in various religious traditions. The phenomenon of revelation is explored through examples from across the religious spectrum, and six different types of revelation are posited: visions and voices, divination, spirit journey, spirit mediation, mystical union, and divine incarnation"--Provided  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Moon, Beverly, 1945-
Role of revelation in the world's religions.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., 2010
(DLC) 2010022126
(OCoLC)637711709
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Beverly Ann Moon
ISBN: 9780786459865 0786459867
OCLC Number: 673802594
Description: 1 online resource (x, 223 pages)
Contents: Cover; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; Part One: A Phenomenology of Revelation; 1. Finding Common Ground; 2. Expressing Revelation; 3. Seeking Revelation; 4. Ways of Receiving Revelation; Part Two: A Typology of Revelation; 5. Visions and Voices; 6. Divination; 7. Spirit Travel; 8. Spirit Mediation; 9. Mystical Union; 10. Divine Incarnation; Glossary; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Beverly Moon.

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"This critical analysis explores how spirituality and the personal experience of the divine has been expressed and preserved in various religious traditions. The phenomenon of revelation is explored through examples from across the religious spectrum, and six different types of revelation are posited: visions and voices, divination, spirit journey, spirit mediation, mystical union, and divine incarnation"--Provided by publisher.

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