Coverart for item
The Resource Comparative religion for dummies, by William P. Lazarus and Mark Sullivan

Comparative religion for dummies, by William P. Lazarus and Mark Sullivan

Label
Comparative religion for dummies
Title
Comparative religion for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by William P. Lazarus and Mark Sullivan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam from their common origin of Abraham and describes their similarities and differences, their sacred texts, their rituals, and how each religion has influence the world
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
200.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL80.3
LC item number
.L39 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
--For dummies
Label
Comparative religion for dummies, by William P. Lazarus and Mark Sullivan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
One God, three faiths -- Following Abraham's path -- Judaism : Oy vey, what a history! -- Judaism finds God in everything -- Jesus and the origins of Christianity -- Christian beliefs and practices -- The birth of Islam : the prophet submits to Allah -- Islam : submission of the faithful -- Reading the holy words -- House of prayer -- Religious leaders : keeping the faith -- Sacred sites -- Thy kingdom come : the messiah concept -- Holy catastrophe : end of the world -- Dealing with sin -- Good heavens : life after death -- Hell in a nutshell -- War and peace : why can't we all get along? -- Ten misconceptions about Jews, Christians, and Muslims -- Ten films drawn from biblical accounts -- Ten-plus ways religion influences the world
Control code
191890674
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 366 pages
Isbn
9780470230657
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008924946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Comparative religion for dummies, by William P. Lazarus and Mark Sullivan
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
One God, three faiths -- Following Abraham's path -- Judaism : Oy vey, what a history! -- Judaism finds God in everything -- Jesus and the origins of Christianity -- Christian beliefs and practices -- The birth of Islam : the prophet submits to Allah -- Islam : submission of the faithful -- Reading the holy words -- House of prayer -- Religious leaders : keeping the faith -- Sacred sites -- Thy kingdom come : the messiah concept -- Holy catastrophe : end of the world -- Dealing with sin -- Good heavens : life after death -- Hell in a nutshell -- War and peace : why can't we all get along? -- Ten misconceptions about Jews, Christians, and Muslims -- Ten films drawn from biblical accounts -- Ten-plus ways religion influences the world
Control code
191890674
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 366 pages
Isbn
9780470230657
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008924946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

  • Caroline Kennedy LibraryBorrow it
    24590 George St., Dearborn Heights, MI, 48127, US
    42.269291 42.269291
  • John F. Kennedy Jr. LibraryBorrow it
    24602 Van Born Rd., Dearborn Heights, MI, 48125, US
    42.269291 42.269291

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...