Download e-book for kindle: Das Heilige als Problem der gegenwärtigen by Wolfgang Gantke, Vladislav Serikov

By Wolfgang Gantke, Vladislav Serikov

ISBN-10: 3631654006

ISBN-13: 9783631654002

Die Beiträge in diesem Sammelband dokumentieren die heutige Diskussion um das Heilige, ein nach wie vor unerledigtes challenge der Religionswissenschaft. Sie wurden auf zwei verschiedenen Veranstaltungen präsentiert: einerseits auf dem Panel «Das Heilige als challenge in der Religionswissenschaft: Fragen und Perspektiven» der 31. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Vereinigung für Religionswissenschaft in Göttingen im September 2013, andererseits auf dem Symposium «Die Diskussion um das Heilige: alte Fragen - neue Antworten» an der Goethe-Universität in Frankfurt am major im November 2013. Es geht um drei Themenbereiche: das Werk Rudolf Ottos, Anwendung der Kategorie des Heiligen in der Religionsforschung sowie die theoretische Auseinandersetzung mit der Kategorie des Heiligen.

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Read e-book online The Brick Bible Presents Brick Genesis PDF

By Brendan Powell Smith

ISBN-10: 1629148865

ISBN-13: 9781629148861

The Brick Bible series, by way of grasp LEGO builder, photographer, and storyteller Brendan Powell Smith, has sparked new curiosity during this vital non secular textual content. His broadly renowned The Brick Bible: a brand new Spin at the outdated testomony brings jointly the foremost books of the previous testomony, illustrated totally in LEGO bricks. Now, for the 1st time and in a smaller, extra moveable format, The Brick Bible provides Brick Genesis puts the entire motion of the 1st publication of the Pentateuch within the palm of your fingers. Illustrated through a favourite toy, now you can event your favourite Biblical tales such as:
• the very construction of the world
• the autumn of Adam and Eve from the backyard of Eden
• the devastating flood and Noah's ark
• the tale of Abraham and his son Isaac
• the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah
• the plight of Joseph in Egypt and his interpretation of Pharaoh's dream
• and masses more!

The Brick Bible provides Brick Genesis boasts over 100 illustrations set in comic-book variety, making this a fast—and fascinating—read. no matter if you're non secular or no longer, the sheer significance of what Brendan Powell Smith has performed in illustrating those iconic scenes makes this vital for the LEGO-lover in us all.

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Steven K. Green's The Bible, the School, and the Constitution: The Clash that PDF

By Steven K. Green

ISBN-10: 0199827907

ISBN-13: 9780199827909

Few constitutional matters were as contentious nowa days as these pertaining to college prayer and the general public investment of non secular colleges. yet as Steven okay. eco-friendly finds in The Bible, the college, and the Constitution, this debate truly reached its apogee simply after the Civil conflict, among 1863 and 1876. eco-friendly exhibits that controversy over Bible studying in public faculties, in general known as "the tuition Question," captured nationwide recognition to an remarkable measure.

Public schooling throughout the 19th century confronted many competing pressures, together with a common trust that education required an ethical if now not spiritual foundation, a trust between many Protestants that Catholic immigration provided a danger to Protestant tradition and to republican values, the necessity to accommodate expanding non secular pluralism within the faculties, and evolving understandings of constitutional rules. the varsity query supplied american citizens with the chance to deal with and articulate those pressures, and to have interaction in a grand—and occasionally now not so grand—public debate over the that means of separation of church and nation. eco-friendly demonstrates that the fashionable ultimate Court's judgements on tuition investment and Bible examining didn't create new criminal doctrines or abolish dominant practices, yet equipped on criminal thoughts and academic tendencies that were constructing because the early 19th century. He additionally indicates that whereas public response to a becoming Catholic presence used to be a number one consider this improvement, it was once yet one aspect within the upward thrust of the criminal doctrines the excessive courtroom may include within the mid-twentieth century.

Rarely within the nation's background have humans from such a variety of walks of life—Protestants and Catholics, skeptics and theocrats, nativists and immigrants, educators and politicians—been in a position to perform a countrywide dialogue over the which means of a constitutional precept. The debates of this era laid the root for constitutional arguments that also rage at the present time.

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