2 edition of case for liberal religion. found in the catalog.
case for liberal religion.
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This review was originally published in Philo 2 (), pp. Note: A revised version of this review is available.. Review of Lee Strobel The Case for Christ: A Journalist's Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, Lee Strobel, an ex-investigative reporter for the Chicago Tribune who describes himself as a "former spiritual skeptic," is a. The result is a corrosive fatalism and a willingness to wreck the precious institutions of liberal democracy and global cooperation. With intellectual depth and literary flair, Pinker makes the case for reason, science, and humanism: the ideals we need to confront our problems and continue our progress.
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 24 cm. Contents: Introduction: The liberal case for teaching religion in public schools --Bible history courses, I: partnership between school and community --Bible history courses, II: the art of staying on the surface --Misrecognition and nonrecognition: a caution for religion courses. This book shows how the gun lobby completely misinterprets the Second Amendment, which, according to the Supreme Court, does not protect an individual's right to own a gun. It also contains a brilliant chapter that makes the liberal case for gun control, using all the latest statistics and studies.
In response to: Progressive but Not Liberal from the issue. To the Editors. I appreciate Thomas Nagel’s careful exposition of the themes of my book Public Philosophy, a collection of essays on the role of moral argument in politics [“Progressive but Not Liberal,” NYR, May 25].Although he is an ardent defender of Kantian/Rawlsian liberalism, precisely the view my work. Karen Armstrong, OBE, FRSL (born 14 November ) is a British author and commentator of Irish Catholic descent known for her books on comparative religion. A former Roman Catholic religious sister, she went from a conservative to a more liberal and mystical Christian faith. She attended St Anne's College, Oxford, while in the convent and majored in mater: St Anne's College, Oxford.
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Rawls and Religion: The Case for Political Liberalism Paperback – by Daniel A. Dombrowski (Author)Cited by: For the Civic Good: The Liberal Case for Teaching Religion in the Public Schools (The New Public Scholarship) by Walter Feinberg (Author)Cited by: 7.
OCLC Number: Description: pages 22 cm: Contents: Liberal religion is the answer --What does a mature religion look like?--Does liberal religion have enough dynamic?--On the difficulty of wanting to know all the answers --Is a universal religion possible?--Does liberal religion have an answer to the problem of evil?--Is the church necessary?--Religious liberals believe more, not less.
The Liberal Case for Teaching Religion in Public Schools. The introduction of courses about religion can arouse strong passions with the potential to tear communities apart. In Odessa, Texas, for example, the community divided sharply over two potential Bible curricula proposed for the local high case for liberal religion.
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At least, he doesn’t spend much time on that argument, instead choosing to press the case for liberal Christianity/5(29). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.
The expectation that the right religious books-mystical, adventuresome, psychologically attuned, and affordable-would arrest modernity's dissolutions was perhaps another instance of liberal Protestantism's unrequited optimism, but Hedstrom makes a compelling case for just how potent this publishing mission was from the s through the s and beyond."--Leigh Eric Schmidt, Edward Cited by: ABOUT THIS BOOK.
Why teach about religion in public schools. What educational value can such courses potentially have for students.
In For the Civic Good, Walter Feinberg and Richard A. Layton offer an argument for the contribution of Bible and world religion electives. The authors argue that such courses can, if taught properly, promote an essential aim of public education: the construction.
In JESUS WAS A LIBERAL, McLennan makes a great case in presenting his arguments for his faith as a liberal Christian in which he supports same-sex marriage and abortion, and he does so in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the conservatives religious convictions, allowing him to address their concerns in a sensitive and respectful /5.
The logic behind this view is on its own terms irrefutable. Modern law is essentially liberal law; liberalism has attained the status of a religion; ergo, liberal law is effectively religious as an orthodox Catholic cannot in good conscience compromise on the issue of abortion, so an orthodox liberal cannot compromise on “human rights.”.
The time, in other words, is ripe for a book like “The Case for God,” which wraps a rebuke to the more militant sort of atheism in an engaging survey of Western religious thought. religion was never supposed to provide answers that lie within the competence of human reason; that, she says, is the role of logos.
The task of religion is "to help us live creatively, peacefully, and even joyously with realities for which there are no easy explanations." She emphasizes, too, that religion will not work automatically.
Books that liberals would enjoy, especially books that explain the conservative mindset. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. But in a liberal society, in an open society, atheist books will be there, atheist people will be there, critics of religion will be there, alternative religions will be there.
Then you, as a. Few issues are more controversial than the proper role of religion in politics. In my recent book, Liberal Politics and Public Faith: Beyond Separation, I have attempted to develop a genuinely liberal approach to religion in the political life of democratic societies, one that preserves a robust sphere for personal freedom, respects religious and secular persons as equals, and prohibits the.
Books shelved as liberal: Lies & the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair & Balanced Look at the Right by Al Franken, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi. Thomas Hill Green (7 April – 26 March ), known as T. Green, was an English philosopher, political radical and temperance reformer, and a member of the British idealism movement.
Like all the British idealists, Green was influenced by the metaphysical historicism of G. was one of the thinkers behind the philosophy of social liberalismAlma mater: Balliol College, Oxford. Bible covers, purse style Bible cases, covers to protect your Bible, with zip covers and handles.
Quality Christian Bible and book covers. Likewise, religious book publishing has become a multi-billion dollar business, fueled by the "quest culture" of America's baby boomers (Roof ). Driven in large part by the public resurgence of the sacred, religion's academic comeback has also been aided.
Its a little disingenuous to include books written before the 20th century on a list of conservative books. Conservatism is a political philosophy responding to the Cold War, the New Deal/Great Society programs, the civil rights movement, Islamic terrorism, and other 20thst century phenomena.About.
Atheist-turned-Christian Lee Strobel is the former award-winning legal editor of The Chicago Tribune and best-selling author of more than twenty books. His classic, The Case for Christ, is a perennial favorite which details his conversion to Christianity.
The following seven denominations are the ones with the most liberal stance of evolution: Roman Catholic As Martin pointed out in his study, Catholics make up a large portion of the Christian population worldwide as well as a significant denomination in the United : Sarah Barth.