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Violence in the Old Testament  

Jerome F. D. Creach

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Jul 2016
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“Violence in the Old Testament” may refer generally to the Old Testament’s descriptions of God or human beings killing, destroying, and doing physical harm. As part of the activity of God, ... More

Visualization in Hindu Practice  

Sthaneshwar Timalsina

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May 2017
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Broadly, visualization stands for a specific mode of imagination in which certain objects or concepts are “viewed as” or “viewed in light of” something else. In the religious context, ... More

William Blake and the Apocalypse  

Christopher Rowland

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Aug 2016
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William Blake (1757–1827) was a British artist, engraver, poet, and writer on theological themes. His illuminated books were the product of his technological inventiveness, and are ... More

Women in Ancient Israel and the Hebrew Bible  

Susan Ackerman

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Apr 2016
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The Hebrew Bible is a book that was primarily written by men, for men, and about men, and thus the biblical text is not particularly forthcoming when it comes to the lives and experiences ... More

Women in Religious Art  

Diane Apostolos-Cappadona

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Jul 2016
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Like religion, art has been a fundamental component of human experience since the beginning of time. Often working in partnership, occasionally at odds, art and religion form a combination ... More

The Word of God in Martin Luther’s Theology  

Jens Wolff

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Mar 2017
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Religion
Luther develops a new concept of the Word of God that concentrates on the word and image of Christ. He uses performative images and presence metaphors not only in the field of Christology, ... More

Workplace and Religion in America  

Lake Lambert

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Nov 2017
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Through workplace spirituality, individuals and organizations express, share and impose faith-based commitments in normally secular work environments. The faith-based commitments vary from ... More

The Yazidis  

Christine Allison

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Jan 2017
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One of the world’s most endangered religious minorities, the Yazidis are a predominantly Kurdish-speaking group numbering some 500,000 souls, who once inhabited a wide area stretching ... More

Zionism in America  

Yaakov Ariel

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Sep 2017
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Religion
Americans, and others, have used the term “Zionism” to relate to groups and individuals that have promoted the idea that Jews should settle in Palestine and build a commonwealth there. ... More

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