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Present-day dilemmas in religion.

Charles Whitney Gilkey

Present-day dilemmas in religion.

by Charles Whitney Gilkey

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Published by Cokesbury in Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCole lectures -- 1927
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20067209M

    Religions integrate with and influence the society they service, affecting many of their laws, customs, traditions, institutions, and moral standards. Religions hold faith and belief to be more important than facts or reason. Religions centre upon some kind of unity, and state there is purpose to life. They give followers an identity and a. In total, humans probably support a million or so different religions—and the number increases each year. This chapter presents a brief overview of five principal religions, summarizes some of their commonalities and ends with a list of issues that, in my opinion, devalue their utility.

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