Understanding religious man [by] Frederick J. Streng.


Belmont, Calif., Dickenson Pub. Company [1969] .

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Subjects Religion.
Series Religious life of man series.
Description 132 pages 23 cm.
Copyright Date [1969]
Notes Second edition (c1976) published under title: Understanding religious life.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 1. The problem of interpreting religious expression -- Part I: Methods used to understand religious life -- 2. The origins of religious expression -- 3. The social function of religion -- 4. The comparative study of religion -- Part II: Four traditional ways of being religious -- 5. Personal apprehension of the Holy -- 6. Sacred action : myth and sacrament -- 7. Harmony with cosmic law -- 8. Freedom through spiritual insight -- Part III: Modes of human awareness used to express religious meaning -- 9. The power of artistic creativity -- 10. The use of reason -- 11. The religious significance of man's world-view -- 12. The religious significance of man-in-community -- 13. Concluding remarks.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6768
(OCoLC)ocm00006768
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WorldCat Identities Streng, Frederick J.
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