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World Religions

Gerald R Mcdermott

World Religions

Gerald R Mcdermott

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An essential introduction to eight of the world's major religions. Gerald R. McDermott explains what you need to understand about major world religions in order to engage people of other faiths while better understanding your own Christian faith and practice. McDermott offers an overview of the central beliefs of Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, and Shinto. Each chapter includes explanations of traditions and rituals. McDermott discusses major figures within each religion.



Features include:

  • Insights from members of each religious community
  • Glossary of important terms


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About "World Religions"

An essential introduction to eight of the world's major religions. Gerald R. McDermott explains what you need to understand about major world religions in order to engage people of other faiths while better understanding your own Christian faith and practice. McDermott offers an overview of the central beliefs of Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, and Shinto. Each chapter includes explanations of traditions and rituals. McDermott discusses major figures within each religion.



Features include:

  • Insights from members of each religious community
  • Glossary of important terms

- Publisher

Meet the Author

Gerald R Mcdermott

Gerald R. McDermott (Ph.D., University of Iowa) is professor of religion and philosophy at Roanoke College in Salem, Virginia. His books include Can Evangelicals Learn from World Religions?; God's Rivals, Cancer: A Medical and Spiritual Guide for Patients and Their Loved Ones (with William A. Fintel, M.D.; Baker); One Holy and Happy Society: The Public Theology of Jonathan Edwards (Penn State Press); Jonathan Edwards Confronts the Gods: Christian Theology; Enlightenment Religion and Non-Christian Faiths (Oxford University Press); Seeing God: Twelve Reliable Signs of True Spirituality (republished by Regent in 2000) and Claiming Christ: A Mormon-Evangelical Debate (Brazos). He is also a Teaching Pastor at St. John Lutheran Church.

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  • Catalogue Code 310253
  • Product Code 9781418545970
  • ISBN 141854597X
  • EAN 9781418545970
  • Pages 144
  • Department Academic
  • Category World Religions
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Thomas Nelson Publishers
  • Publication Date Apr 2011
  • Sales Rank #65258
  • Dimensions 177 x 127 x 9 mm
  • Weight 0.127kg

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