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problems of religious faith

James Patrick Mackey

problems of religious faith

by James Patrick Mackey

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Published by Helicon in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion -- Philosophy.,
  • Faith.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby James P. Mackey.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination344 p.
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14055228M
    ISBN 100819904546

      Mormons are a religious group that embrace concepts of Christianity as well as revelations made by their founder, Joseph Smith. They primarily belong to The.   Winged Faith is a readable and carefully documented account of an extraordinary modern religious figure, but its appeal is much wider. It is an important contribution to the literature on globalization and a valuable corrective to the pervasive view that globalization, especially cultural globalization, is simply westernization.

    Despite the title, this is not about faith healers or miracle cures, but instead compiles scientific studies of the impact of religious life on physical and emotional health, interweaving these with a multitude of personal stories in support of research findings. Koenig is director of Duke University’s Center for the Study of Religion/Spirituality and Health, which has conducted more than 50 Author: Harold Koenig.   As a product of the Word of Faith movement in the early s, I will forever be indebted to the books and teachings of Kenneth Hagin Sr., Smith Wigglesworth, John G. Lake, T.L. Osborn and the like. These were holy men of integrity who turned the world upside down with their faith and teaching. I learned how to pray for the sick by reading.

    This thoroughly updated text offers students and adults an overarching perspective. The "Faith" section focuses on the nature of human faith and Christian faith. The "Religion" section examines the personal and social value of religion, religious belief and behavior, and offers an overview of major world religions. The "Theology" section includes an analysis of the theology/faith relationship. A new book, “Business of a Spiritual Matter: What All Leaders of Faith-Based Nonprofits Should Know” by M. Gasby Brown, a fundraising consultant based in Atlanta, addresses revenue-related problems for religious nonprofits. Putting Faith in the Wrong Ideas. The daughter of a Baptist missionary reverend, Brown writes that she was motivated.


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Divided by Faith breaks new ground in the study of religion and American race relations."--William Julius Wilson, Harvard University, author of The Truly Disadvantaged and The Bridge Over the Racial Divide "This book is a report card for the church leaders and, I hope, the larger by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mackey, James Patrick.

Problems of religious faith. Chicago: Franciscan Herald Press, © (OCoLC) ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages 24 cm: Contents: pt.

Faith and reason. The God of the. Full Title: The Problems of Religious Faith. Author: James P. Mackey. Publisher: Franciscan Herald Press, pages. Tight book; pages lightly yellowed; very good.

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Faith and Health: Psychological Perspectives is a book of scientific psychology on the relationship between religious faith and by Thomas G. Plante and Allen C. Sherman, the book was published in the United States in The book includes 16 chapters divided among four major parts that focus on general population outcomes (such as impacts on longevity), outcomes in special Author: Thomas G.

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Judging from the first 20% (which is all that I picked up this book out of sheer curiosity rather than actual interest/5. Sort of an encyclopedia of religion, the book presents basic religious ideas, from many different traditions, in easily digestible articles. There are major sections on the five major religions of humanity (Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam) and several section with articles based on beliefs of other religious traditions.4/5.

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