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Looking for God: A Seeker's Guide to Religious and Spiritual Groups of the World
In this concise, straightforward book, Steven Sadleir presents essential information on a remarkable array of religious and spiritual belief systems -- from the ancient to the avant-garde. East or West, large or small, readers can find fascinating facts about the histories, beliefs, sacred texts, rituals and practices of the world's religions.It includes groups that most p ...more
Paperback, 448 pages
Published October 1st 2000 by Perigee Trade
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I read this while traveling as a way to learn about various religions in the world and to introspect about their place in my life. As I hoped, Mr. Sadlier does a solid job articulating a sense of context and values system for many, many spiritual systems. That said, it felt overly exhaustive for what I was looking for, with many, many fringe spiritual systems included at the expense of a bit more depth on some of the more popular ones.