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Karen Armstrong preaches the gospel truth in The Bible, explaining how the spiritual guide for one out of three people on the planet came into . Of all the ‘Books that Changed the World’ surely the Bible is among the most important.
Karen Armstrong preaches the gospel truth in The Bible, explaining how the spiritual guide for one out of three people on the planet came into being and evolved over the centuries -Elissa Schappell, Vanity Fair. richly interwoven and often surprising history. Michael Alec Rose, Bookpage. And of all contemporary popularizes of religious history, surely Armstrong is among the bestselling. Who better, then, to recount the history of the Bible in eight short chapters than this former nun and literature professor who relishes huge topics and panoramic descriptions?
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 English. She left the convent in 1969. Her work focuses on commonalities of the major religions, such as the importance of compassion and the Golden Rule.
This book begins where "Through the Narrow Gate" ends
This book begins where "Through the Narrow Gate" ends. In a later volume of autobiography, Armstrong said this was the worst book she had ever written, because she hadn't truly processed these events. Karen Armstrong, a comparative religion specialist is the author of numerous books on religion, including The Case for God, A History of God, The Battle for God, Holy War, Islam, Buddha, and Fields of Blood, as well as a memoir, The Spiral Staircase.
Beginning the world is as Karen Armstrong admits not her best but I am pleased that I managed to get copy to. .Published by Thriftbooks. com User, 15 years ago. I have a great debt to Ms. Armstrong for her writing this book.
Beginning the world is as Karen Armstrong admits not her best but I am pleased that I managed to get copy to read, it does tend to be heavy on masochism, and leaves you expecting more at the end but your left wanting, the Spiral Staircase fills the gaps but doesn't include the original names of certain individuals and certain events a. I was astounded how my cult experience in Jehovah's Witnesses was parallel to that of a Catholic nun: living in a closed religious group and suddenly being out in a world we did not know how to live in.
Karen Armstrong, bestselling author of A History of God, skillfully narrates this history of the Crusades with a view toward their profound and continuing influence. In 1095 Pope Urban II summoned Christian warriors to take up the cross and reconquer the. In the ninth century BCE, the peoples of four distinct regions of the civilized world created the religious and philosophical traditions that have continued to nourish humanity to the present day: Confucianism and Daoism in China, Hinduism and Buddhism in.
KAREN ARMSTRONG is the author of numerous books on religious affairs . Karen Armstrong’s new book argues that Scripture is meant to be interpreted by the spirit of the words, not by the letter of the law. See all. Photos.
In 1982, she became a full time writer and broadcaster
In 1982, she became a full time writer and broadcaster. She is a best-selling author of over 15 books. An accomplished writer and passionate campaigner for religious liberty, Armstrong has addressed members of the United States Congress and the Senate and has participated in the World Economic Forum.
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