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Religious Innovation in a Global Age

Essays on the Construction of Spirituality

by George N. Lundskow

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Published by McFarland & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion & Beliefs,
  • Sociology Of Religion,
  • Religion (General),
  • Religion - Commentaries / Reference,
  • Religion,
  • Spirituality - General,
  • Psychology of Religion,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Religion and sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8139074M
    ISBN 100786419776
    ISBN 109780786419777

    The kind of rasquache innovation that has created innovations in religious pluralism that are embodied in groups like NewGround, an ongoing Jewish and Muslim initiative that will host a Ramadan breaking of the fast meal at Wilshire Boulevard Temple on May 31; congregational innovations like The Open Temple, IKAR and Nefesh; humanitarian. Catholic Religious Education is a relatively new concept. Prior to the Second Vatican Council, religious education was more instructional, catechetical, and apologetic in nature.

    Welcome to the Global Religion Research Initiative (GRRI), a portfolio of six distinct competitive research and writing grants and fellowships programs that together intend to significantly advance the social scientific study of religions around the globe. Meaning, Faith, and the Life of Pi A conscious choice between hopelessness and faith is the spine of this story. Posted

    Since Sri Lanka’s 26 year war () ended eight years ago, there has been “a turn to religion” by all the Island’s major religious groups -- Buddhist, Christian, Hindu and Muslim -- evident in the building and restoration of religious shrines, and in religious innovations at the margins of accepted religiosity.   There is an increasing awareness of religious diversity in the West due to globalization. Harold Netland, professor of philosophy of religion and intercultural studies at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School is someone with keen insights into the implications of the modern religious climate for those of us with Christian commitments/5.


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Religious Innovation in a Global Age. Essays on the Construction of Spirituality $ About the Book. theoretically and empirically examines how diverse groups are trying to restore a sense of meaning through religious innovation. Religious Innovation in a Global Age: Essays on the Construction of Spirituality [George N Lundskow, George N Lundskow] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Religious Innovation in a Global Age: Essays on the Construction of SpiritualityPrice: $ Religious Innovation in a Global Age Essays on the Construction of Spirituality theoretically and empirically examines how diverse groups are trying to restore a sense of meaning through religious innovation.

The first group of essays considers new developments in theory, framing critical inquiry into recent developments in religion and the.

Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: This collection of essays, while considering variables of work, class, race, and gender, theoretically and empirically examines how diverse groups are trying to restore a sense of meaning through religious innovation.

This book explores how religions have changed in a globalized world and how Christianity is unique among them. Harold Netland, an expert in philosophical aspects of religion and pluralism, offers a fresh analysis of religion in today's globalizing world.5/5(8).

A short list of religious ideas invented in America would include at the very least religious toleration (from Rhode Island) from the 17th century, the open-air revival meeting (from the Great.

The Protestant Reformation was the 16th-century religious, political, intellectual and cultural upheaval that splintered Catholic Europe, setting in place the. Table of contents. Introduction Part 1: Religion and Innovation in Pre-Columbian Societies 1.

Innovation, Religion and Authority at the Formative Period Andean Cult Center of Chavin de Huantar, John W. Rick (Stanford University, USA) 2.

Religion and Political Innovation in Ancient Mesoamerica, Arthur Joyce (University of Colorado, Boulder, USA) and Sarah Barber (University of Central Florida.

RIHA Core Themes (1) Religion, Progress, and Modernity Religion and the Global South Looking away from Europe at the rest of the world, we see a remarkable upsurge of religious activity, including countless examples of vigorous religious innovation throughout the rest of the world, as in the Pentecostal movement in global South, or the.

the religious rebels are opposed to a secular state, one that they want to replace with a religious nationalist authority. In other cases, such as al Qaeda, the activists are transnationalists. Their theater of action is on a global scale, and their opposition is globalization itself.

They are to. religious innovation Any change in religious practice, organization, or belief is religious innovation. The major world religions such as Islam and Christianity have developed orthodox bodies of belief, custom, and practice, which are regarded as part of a sacred tradition.

Religious innovation is thus seen as a departure from orthodoxy, because it is a threat to tradition. fiReligion and Innovationfl A. Attitudes toward science and technology 1 fiWe depend too much on science and not enough on faithfl 2 fiScience and technology make our way of life change too fastfl 3 fiThe world is better o⁄ because of science and technologyfl B.

Attitudes toward new ideas, change, and risk-taking 1 Which are better: fiIdeas that stood the test of timefl, vs. fiNew File Size: 5MB. In the 15th century, an innovation enabled the mass production of books. The ability to share knowledge more widely changed the world : Dave Roos.

Beyond the Year This report describes how the global religious landscape would change if current demographic trends continue. With each passing year, however, there is a chance that unforeseen events – war, famine, disease, technological innovation, political upheaval, etc. – will alter the size of one religious group or another.

The Encyclopedia of New Religious Movements provides uniquely global coverage of the phenomenon, with entries on over three-hundred movement from almost every country in the world. Coverage includes movements that derive from the major religions of the world and to neo-traditional movements, movements often overlooked in the study of NRMs/5(7).

According to Nielsen book survey data, 14 percent of new books purchased in were religious. Of those 14 percent, an astounding 67 percent were Bibles (25% of which were purchased in a digital format), followed by religious nonfiction at a respectable 22 percent.

However, there is no one size fits all profile for the religious book consumer. Nevertheless, in an age when Islamic fundamentalism has, rightly or wrongly, become the public face of Islam for much of the world, and when the Muslim world is replete with dictatorships fearful of even innocuous smatterings of innovation, those advocating innovation in Islam face an uphill battle.

A global comparative look at post-colonial global cities throughout Asia, Africa, and Latin America would seem to indicate that the “new world” paradigm of religious innovation and pluralization appears more adequate and fruitful than the old European paradigm. Religious Legal Systems in Comparative Law: A Guide to Introductory Research.

By Marylin Johnson Raisch. Marylin Johnson Raisch is the Librarian for International and Foreign Law at the John Wolff International and Comparative Law Library of the Georgetown Law Center.

She received her J.D. from Tulane University School of Law () with work both in civil and common law courses as well as. In Victorian Religious Revivals, David Bebbington develops a richly distinctive approach to the history of religious revivals: movements of intense collective religious experience that both invigorated church life and prompted the conversion of those outside or on the fringes of regular Christian first chapter outlines various “patterns of revival,” initially emerging in.

The Changing Global Religious Landscape. Book April Inthe global median age. for the female unaffiliated po pulation compared.ern methodologies the age-old theme of reli-gion’s often tense relationship with science, free thought and disruptively novel ideas.

I. Religion and Innovation across Countries and US States In Bénabou, Ticchi and Vindigni (), we uncovered a striking fact: across countries as well as across U.S.

states, there is File Size: 44KB. In the introduction to this volume, Donald A. Yerxa admits that while no general theory of religion and innovation emerges from this volume, it does show that the concept of innovation extends beyond the business and scientific worlds and provides a .