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Anthology of World Scriptures free pdf Van Voorst's ANTHOLOGY OF WORLD SCRIPTURES: WESTERN RELIGIONS includes readings on Judaism under Christian persecution, Gnosticism, jihad, and the differences between Sunni and Shi'ite Islam. Included in this concise, affordable reader is coverage of Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, and four new religious movements: Baha'i, the Church of JesusChrist of Latter-Day Saints, Christian Science, and the Unification Church. Van Voorst's characteristic clarity and make this an easy-to-understand and dependable guide to the history, doctrines, ethical systems, structures and rituals of these major Western religions.

About Robert Van Voorst

Dr. Robert E. Van Voorst is Professor of New Testament Studies at Western Theological Seminary in Holland, Michigan, and former professor of religion at Lycoming College in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, where he was named Teacher of the Year in 1995. He has written frequently on religious studies in noted journals and reference works. In addition, he has authored numerous books, including six with Cengage Learning: RELG: WORLD, 2nd Edition- READINGS IN CHRISTIANITY, 3rd Edition- ANTHOLOGY OF WORLD SCRIPTURES, 9th Edition- ANTHOLOGY OF WORLD SCRIPTURES: EASTERN RELIGIONS- ANTHOLOGY OF WORLD SCRIPTURES: WESTERN RELIGIONS- and READING THE NEW TESTAMENT TODAY, now also in a Chinese version. Other books by Van Voorst include BUILDING YOUR NEW TESTAMENT GREEK VOCABULARY, 3rd Edition- THE ASCENTS OF JAMES, a recovery and commentary on a second-century Jewish-Christian document- and JESUS OUTSIDE THE NEW TESTAMENT, an examination of traditions about Jesus in ancient classical and Jewish documents, now also in Italian.

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Author : Robert Van Voorst
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
Data Published : 13 April 2006
ISBN : 0495170593
EAN : 9780495170594
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 312 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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