World Scripture, A Comparative Anthology Of Sacred Texts - Editor, Andrew Wilson

 Table of Contents

Advisors, Contributors, And Editorial Board

Foreword

Introduction

Invocation

Prologue: Many Paths To One Goal

Table Of Contents

List Of Themes

Part One: Ultimate Reality And The Purpose Of Human Existence

Chapter 1: Ultimate Reality

Chapter 2: Divine Law, Truth, And Cosmic Principle

Chapter 3: The Purpose Of Life For The Individual

Chapter 4 The Purpose Of Life In The Family And Society

Chapter 5 The Purpose Of Life In The Natural World

Chapter 6: Life Beyond Death And The Spiritual World

Part Two: Evil, Sin, And The Human Fall 

Chapter 7: The Human Condition

Chapter 8: Fall And Deviation

Chapter 9: The Major Sins

Part Three: Salvation And The Savior

Chapter 10 Salvation--Liberation--Enlightenment

Chapter 11: The Founder

Chapter 12: Responsibility And Predestination

Part Four: The Religious Life

Chapter 13: Self-Cultivation And Spiritual Growth

Chapter 14: Faith

Chapter 15: Wisdom

Chapter 16: Worship

Chapter 17: Offering And Sacrifice

Chapter 18: Self-Denial And Renunciation

Chapter 19: Live For Others 

Part Five: Providence, Society, And The Kingdom Of Heaven

Chapter 20: Good Government And The Welfare Of Society

Chapter 21: Eschatology And Messianic Hope

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World Scripture, A Comparative Anthology Of Sacred Texts
A Project of the International Religious Foundation

Paragon House
New York
1991

Published in the United States by
International Religious Foundation
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New York, New York 10036

Distributed by
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New York, New York 10011

The International Religious Foundation is dedicated to the promotion of world peace through inter-religious dialogue and cooperation. This volume reflects the emerging confluence of religious traditions on the basis of inter-religious, interdisciplinary, and intercultural exchanges.

Library Of Congress Cataloging-In-Publication Data

World scripture/preface by Ninian Smart; editor, Andrew Wilson.
928 p.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN 0-89226-129-3
1. Religions - Quotations, maxims, etc. I. Wilson, Andrew
BL 29.263 1991
291.8--DC20 91-14350
CIP

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