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Anthology of World Scriptures: Western Religions

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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- ...more
Paperback, 219 pages
Published March 1st 2006 by Cengage Learning
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I had an issue with some of the translations of the selections, but overall this was a great source and way to understand the Western Religions and their doctrines.
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Interesting and scholarly but lacked negative elements of all religions,(ie "magic" elements practiced by some adherents.
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