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Published by The Times in London .
Written in English


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Poster advertising coverage of religion in The Times. Dimensions: 152 x 102 cm, folded 3 times.

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Contributes to a robust discussion about religion and state in modern countries Offers a diverse range of global perspectives on both current and historical conflicts and discussions surrounding religion-state relationships Includes a foreword from His Holiness, the Orthodox Patriarch of . Between various faith groups and other groups in society. In the U.S., during the 21st century, much of the religious conflict has been between religious conservatives and sexual minorities like the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender community (LGBT). Examples of past conflicts were: Slavery vs. abolition: whether some people should be.

  Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City Seattle Donor bostonpubliclibraryPages:   This collection of essays discusses the Jungian challenge to contemporary religion from several different angles. Each paper extends Jung's thought into contemporary discussions about modernity and religion, depth psychology and religious experience, biblical hermeneutics, the place of the feminine in Author: Leonard Doohan.

These questions are related to legal deliberations and broader discussions around secularism, multiculturalism, immigration, settlement and security. The book is unique in bringing together leading scholars and respected religious leaders to examine legal, theoretical, historical and religious aspects of the most pressing social issues of our time. Anthony Santoro has written a new book about religious perspectives on the death penalty, Exile and Embrace: Contemporary Religious Discourse on the Death describing the book, John D. Bessler, a law professor at the University of Baltimore, said, “Santoro tells the stories of everyone from death row chaplains to bloggers and Bible study participants.


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