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Religion in Europe

contemporary perspectives

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Published by Pharos in Kampen, Netherlands .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Europe -- Religion -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibiographical references.

      StatementSean Gill, Gavin D"Costa, and Ursula King, eds.
      ContributionsGill, Sean., D"Costa, Gavin, 1958-, King, Ursula.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL695 .R434 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 213 p. ;
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL856143M
      ISBN 109039005087
      LC Control Number95137792
      OCLC/WorldCa31771511

      In publication since , Occasional Papers on Religion in Eastern Europe is a multidisciplinary journal devoted to exploring religious issues, including interreligious dialogue, religious life and behavior, and religious institutions, in Eastern Europe (including the former Soviet Union), and published online by George Fox University on behalf of OPREE's Editorial Board. Penitential book, any of the manuals used in Europe by priests of the Western church, especially during the early Middle Ages, in administering ecclesiastical penance. (The name penance is applied to both a sacramental rite and acts performed in satisfaction for sins.) Penitentials contained (1) detailed lists of sins that the priest was to consider in assisting an individual penitent with his.

        Europe is the second smallest of the seven continents covering roughly 2% of the earth’s surface. The name 'Europe’ has long been thought to have been derived from the ancient myth of Zeus and ing to this tale, the great god Zeus, seeing the lovely Phoenician princess Europa bathing (or, according to other versions, playing with her handmaidens) by the sea shore, transformed Author: Joshua J. Mark. The religious persecution that drove settlers from Europe to the British North American colonies sprang from the conviction, held by Protestants and Catholics alike, that uniformity of religion must exist in any given society. This conviction rested on the belief that there was one true religion and that it was the duty of the civil authorities.

      Public interest in religious issues and the public prestige of religion have dramatically increased. The book “Under Construction. The Role of Religion in Eastern Europe Today” deals with the (re-)emergence of religion in Eastern Europe and its impact on the economy, the society, and the state in 15 essays. The AAR seeks submissions for the Best First Book in the History of Religions Award as well as the four categories of the Awards for Excellence in the Study of Religion. Deadline: Febru


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