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The Church of the East
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Christoph Baumer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-04-28 - Publisher: I.B. Tauris

"Christoph Baumer is one of the very few Westerners to have visited many of the most important Assyrian sites, and has written the only comprehensive history of the Church, which now fights for survival in its country of origin, Iraq, and is almost forgotten in the West. He narrates its
Sacred Sacrifice
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Rick Franklin Talbott
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Peter Lang Pub Incorporated

"Sacred Sacrifice" examines how analogous mythological ideas and the experience of sacred presence during the ritual act created similar ritual paradigms in two non-contiguous cultures. Vedic fire sacrifice, the Horse sacrifice in ancient India and the sacrificial development of the Christian Eucharist serve as examples. This book takes to task
A Survey of Hinduism
Language: en
Pages: 715
Authors: Klaus K. Klostermaier
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

This revision reflects recent developments and events in India. In particular, a new Part has been added entitled "The Meeting of East and West in India" which contains a new chapter on Mahatma Gandhi. There is also a new chapter on the position of women in Hinduism. In addition to
The Changing World of Christianity
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Dyron B. Daughrity
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Peter Lang

Christianity has changed. Formerly known as the religion of Europe and North America, it is now a religion of the Global South: Asia, Africa, and Latin America. However, Christianity has never been merely a Western phenomenon - it has always been a borderless religion. Indeed, in six of the world's
The Christ Conspiracy
Language: en
Pages: 431
Authors: Acharya S.
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-04 - Publisher: SCB Distributors

In this highly controversial and explosive book, archaeologist, historian, mythologist and linguist Acharya S. marshals an enormous amount of startling evidence to demonstrate that Christianity and the story of Jesus Christ were created by members of various secret societies, mystery schools and religions in order to unify the Roman Empire