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Callebaut, Paul-Jacques

Overview
Works: 43 works in 68 publications in 2 languages and 487 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history 
Roles: Film editor, Illustrator
Classifications: BP189.2, 297
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Publications about Paul-Jacques Callebaut
Publications by Paul-Jacques Callebaut
Most widely held works by Paul-Jacques Callebaut
Dervishes, lovers of God ( visu )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Describes the Dervishes and the dance they have created called the Sama. Tells how these Muslim monks seek complete union with God as they transfix their bodies to reach mystic ecstacy
Shiites, followers of Ali ( visu )
4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
"The first dissidence within Islam, Shiism had been opposed to the authority of the Sunni caliphs and more generally to power of any kind"--Container
Rites et mystères au Proche-Orient : sur les traces d'Abraham by Nicole Callebaut( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in French and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Du Sinaï a l'Euphrate : Samaritains, Assyriens, Druzes, Derviches, Hassidim by Paul-Jacques Callebaut( Book )
4 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Nestorians and Syrians, primitive Christian churches ( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Examines the Nestorian and Syrian Christian churches. Beginning in Mesopotamia and Persia these churches later spread as far as India and even China. Shows how these churches, cut off from the West, developed in seclusion and today seem to be the living testimony of an archaic Christianity
A secret order, the Druzes ( visu )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Describes the religious beliefs and practices of the Druzes and depicts some of their rituals and customs
From Jerusalem to Mecca ( Computer File )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Traces the journey which Abraham, the first of the prophets, made some 4,000 years ago from Jerusalem to Mecca
Sunnis and the prohibited Mecca ( visu )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Examines the Sunnis of Arabia, the guardians of orthodoxy and of the Kaaba. Describes the rites of hadj where 2 million pilgrims descend upon Mecca for several days
A Biblical sect, the Samaritans ( visu )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Examines the Samaritans who for 3,000 years have refused to acknowledge the primacy of Jerusalem. Tells how they still honor the traditions of the Hebrews of the time of Moses
Armenian diaspora ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Describes the Armenian Christians and the Egyptian Copts. Tells how Armenia was the first land to make Christianity a state religion and how the Armenian Christians set up their own independent and national church
Hassidim, from ghettos to Zion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Examines the Hassidim, strict followers of Judaism, who comply totally with the precepts of the Torah and whose activity is entirely devoted to the study of scriptures and prayers
Les mystérieux Druzes du Mont-Liban by Paul-Jacques Callebaut( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Les derniers Samaritains by Paul-Jacques Callebaut( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 15 libraries worldwide
From Mesopotamia to the Promised Land ( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Traces the journey which Abraham, the first of the prophets, made some 4,000 years ago from Ur in Mesopotamia to Jerusalem in the Promised Land. Examines the religious diversity of the region, including looks at Christian sects in Turkey, Yezidis, Sufis, etc
Abyssinians, sons of Solomon ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Tells how Juda and Byzantium gave birth to the Abyssinian Church. Describes the sacred dances of the deacons which were inspired by those of David and are supposed to have been introduced following a visit by the Queen of Sheba to Solomon 3,000 years ago
Today-- Sunnis and the prohibited Mecca ( visu )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"Guardian of orthodoxy, the Sunnis of Arabia are also guardians of the Kaaba, religious pole of Islam in Mecca. Every year, two million pilgrims walking in procession carry out for several days the rites of Hadj. This area is prohibited to all non-Moslims"--Container
Today- Hassidim, from ghettos to Zion ( visu )
in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
These strict followers of Judaism comply totally with the precepts of the Torah. Their activity is entirely devoted to the study of scriptures and to prayers
Today- Maronites, between flower and gun ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Fighting against Byzantium and Islam, Christian populations in Syria took shelter in Mt. Lebanon. Cut off for centuries by their valleys, these mountain dwellers forged a communal and national identity which is today one of the major factors in the Lebanese conflict
Today- from Jerusalem to Mecca ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The journey from Jerusalem to Mecca in present day Saudi Arabia shows the mingling and divergence of history and religion
Today- Shiites, followers of Ali ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The first split within Islam came when the Shiites maintained that Ali, Mohammed's cousin and son-in-law was the true successor of the prophet
 
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