2 edition of Present-day dilemmas in religion. found in the catalog.
Present-day dilemmas in religion.
Charles Whitney Gilkey
|Series||Cole lectures -- 1927|
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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Islam is today the religion of more than million Muslims (or Moslems or Mohammedans), occupying a wide belt stretching from the Atlantic to the Pacific, across Africa, parts of Europe, and Asia. About Religious Freedom. At the center of modern-day issues such as religion in public schools to the denial of professional service to others on the basis of religious beliefs, the constitutional right of religious freedom remains both contentious and vehemently protected.
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