Encyclopedic Dictionary of Cults Sects and World Religions

Filename: encyclopedic-dictionary-of-cults-sects-and-world-religions.pdf
ISBN: 9780310866060
Release Date: 2010-02-23
Number of pages: 544
Author: Larry A. Nichols
Publisher: Zondervan

Download and read online Encyclopedic Dictionary of Cults Sects and World Religions in PDF and EPUB Up-to-date, well-documented, comprehensive coverage of cults, sects, and world religions, from the historical to the contemporary INCLUDES • Well-known groups and world religions, such as Jehovah’s Witnesses, Mormons, Islam, and Baha’i • Groups with a significant North American influence, including Santeria, Rastafarians, Haitian Voodo, white supremacy groups, Wicca, and Satanism REVISED, UPDATED, AND EXPANDED TO INCLUDE NEW ENTRIES AND NEW INFORMATION • Updated information on Islam and its global impact • New entries: the Branch Davidians, Native American religions, Heaven’s Gate, Aum Supreme Truth, the Boston Movement, the Masonic Lodge, and many others • Developments in the world of cults and the occult Encyclopedic Dictionary of Cults, Sects, and World Religions is arguably the most significant reference book on the subject to be published. Formerly titled Dictionary of Cults, Sects, Religions, and the Occult, it provides reliable information on the history and beliefs of nearly every form of religion active today. This extensively revised edition includes new topics, updated information, and a brand-new format for a clearer, more organized approach. The authors evaluate the beliefs and practices of each group from the perspective of the Bible and the historic creeds of the Christian church. You’ll also find group histories, numerous illustrations, charts, current statistics, websites, bibliographies, and other useful information.


The National union catalog pre 1956 imprints

Filename: the-national-union-catalog-pre-1956-imprints.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015082989495
Release Date: 1978
Number of pages:
Author: Library of Congress
Publisher:

Download and read online The National union catalog pre 1956 imprints in PDF and EPUB


Catalog of Copyright Entries Third Series

Filename: catalog-of-copyright-entries-third-series.pdf
ISBN: STANFORD:36105119498413
Release Date: 1979
Number of pages:
Author:
Publisher: Copyright Office, Library of Congress

Download and read online Catalog of Copyright Entries Third Series in PDF and EPUB


The City of the Saints and Across the Rocky Mountains to California

Filename: the-city-of-the-saints-and-across-the-rocky-mountains-to-california.pdf
ISBN: 9781108033169
Release Date: 2011-09-22
Number of pages: 752
Author: Richard Francis Burton
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Download and read online The City of the Saints and Across the Rocky Mountains to California in PDF and EPUB The author went overland to California in 1860, stopping en route in Salt Lake City.


What Do Mormons Really Believe

Filename: what-do-mormons-really-believe.pdf
ISBN: 0736908269
Release Date: 2002-01-01
Number of pages: 336
Author: John Ankerberg
Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

Download and read online What Do Mormons Really Believe in PDF and EPUB Mormons say they are Christians, but are their claims true? Are the differences minimal? Authors Ankerberg and Weldon go beyond the seeming similarities to look candidly at the Mormon teachings that are clearly incompatible with orthodox Christianity, asking questions such as: -- Was God ever a man? -- Were Jesus and Lucifer brothers? -- Is Scripture still being written? -- Are we saved by what we do? -- Are there "levels" of heavenly glory? In clarifying the meanings of terms Mormons use and their views on the Bible, Ankerberg and Weldon reveal the chasm between Mormonism and traditional Christianity. This clear, well-written guide equips readers to use the truths of God's Word to defend the faith.


Your Study of the New Testament Made Easier Part 2

Filename: your-study-of-the-new-testament-made-easier-part-2.pdf
ISBN: 159955657X
Release Date:
Number of pages: 469
Author: David J. Ridges
Publisher: Cedar Fort

Download and read online Your Study of the New Testament Made Easier Part 2 in PDF and EPUB New Cover; - the words and works of Christ's apostles following His resurrection become clear through in-verse notes and powerful quotes from LDS leaders and scholars. - This volume is a companion to the best-selling Part 1: the Gospels. Noted teacher and gospel scholar, David J. Ridges, makes Acts through Revelation come alive in the New Testament Made Easier, Part 2. In-the-verse notes provide a unique teaching tool which allows you to read the complete King James Bible text of Acts through Revelation while, at the same time, being taught the meaning of difficult Bible words and phrases, symbolism, doctrine, culture and setting. Occasional notes between the verses clarify and alert you to major concepts and messages. - Quickly gain a basic understanding of these scriptures as you read Acts through Revelation with the help of explanatory notes, between and within verses. Example: Romans 6:6-7. Note: In verse 6, next, Paul uses a very strong word to describe the effort sometimes needed on our part to repent of sins. He uses the word crucify. This implies that some sins require much pain and godly sorrow in the repentance process. Indeed, changing friends, being cut off from family, going through withdrawals from chemical dependency, confessing serious sin to the bishop, etc., can be painful, but walking in newness of life (verse 4) makes it far more than worthwhile to crucify our sins. 6. Knowing this, that our old man (our old lifestyle) is crucified with him (Christ), that the body of sin (our past sins) might be destroyed, that henceforth (from now on) we should not serve sin. 7. for he that is dead (JST He that is dead to sin) is freed from sin. - Transfer these notes into your own scriptures to help now as well as in the future. - Quickly get help for a specific verse or chapter. - Review for a lesson, talk or family night discussion.


Dialogue

Filename: dialogue.pdf
ISBN: UCAL:B4429318
Release Date: 1986
Number of pages:
Author:
Publisher:

Download and read online Dialogue in PDF and EPUB


Times and Seasons

Filename: times-and-seasons.pdf
ISBN: IND:30000011390220
Release Date: 1841
Number of pages:
Author:
Publisher:

Download and read online Times and Seasons in PDF and EPUB


Book of Mormon

Filename: book-of-mormon.pdf
ISBN: 1591562848
Release Date: 2003-09-01
Number of pages: 552
Author: Covenant
Publisher: Covenant Communications

Download and read online Book of Mormon in PDF and EPUB Bonded-leather with over 70 breathtaking images and gift box 50% discount.


Religion and the Culture of Print in Modern America

Filename: religion-and-the-culture-of-print-in-modern-america.pdf
ISBN: 0299225739
Release Date: 2008-05-29
Number of pages: 392
Author: Charles L. Cohen
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press

Download and read online Religion and the Culture of Print in Modern America in PDF and EPUB Mingling God and Mammon, piety and polemics, and prescriptions for this world and the next, modern Americans have created a culture of print that is vibrantly religious. From America’s beginnings, the printed word has played a central role in articulating, propagating, defending, critiquing, and sometimes attacking religious belief. In the last two centuries the United States has become both the leading producer and consumer of print and one of the most identifiably religious nations on earth. Print in every form has helped religious groups come to grips with modernity as they construct their identities. In turn, publishers have profited by swelling their lists with spiritual advice books and scriptures formatted so as to attract every conceivable niche market. Religion and the Culture of Print in Modern America explores how a variety of print media—religious tracts, newsletters, cartoons, pamphlets, self-help books, mass-market paperbacks, and editions of the Bible from the King James Version to contemporary “Bible-zines”—have shaped and been shaped by experiences of faith since the Civil War. Edited by Charles L. Cohen and Paul S. Boyer, whose comprehensive historical essays provide a broad overview to the topic, this book is the first on the history of religious print culture in modern America and a well-timed entry into the increasingly prominent contemporary debate over the role of religion in American public life. Best Books for General Audiences, selected by the American Association of School Librarians, and Best Books for Regional Special Interests, selected by the Public Library Association


Moroni

Filename: moroni.pdf
ISBN: 9781599551418
Release Date: 2008-02-01
Number of pages: 211
Author: H. Donl Peterson
Publisher: Cedar Fort

Download and read online Moroni in PDF and EPUB I exhort you to remember these things, for the time speedily cometh that ye shall know that I lie not, for ye shall see me at the bar of God; and the Lord God will say unto you: Did I not declare my words unto you, which were written by this man, like as one crying from the dead, yea even as one speaking out of the dust? - Moroni 10: 27 If Moroni's only role had been to officiate as prophet and seer during the final years of a once-mighty civilization, that alone would set him apart as a valiant and powerful servant of the Lord. But Moroni's ministry goes on today as a messenger for our time. Moroni's life and teachings, as well as his role in bringing forth the gospel of Jesus Christ, are worthy of careful study. This book will aid you as you come to know more about the teachings of this prophet who now reigns in heaven and still cares for all those working toward eternal life.


Quest for Eternity

Filename: quest-for-eternity.pdf
ISBN: 9781105502316
Release Date:
Number of pages:
Author: Allen Leigh
Publisher: Lulu.com

Download and read online Quest for Eternity in PDF and EPUB


Mormons

Filename: mormons.pdf
ISBN: 9781441243218
Release Date: 1997-04-01
Number of pages: 224
Author: John R. Farkas
Publisher: Baker Books

Download and read online Mormons in PDF and EPUB Provides the basic tools Christians need to understand the non-Christian teachings of Mormonism and the information they need for witnessing to them.