Ed Ruth A Tucker answers any and all uestions readers have about different movements origins and ideologies For anyone interested in comparative world religions this book is the perfect referenceAs somewhat of an agnostic myself I found this book engrossing for the most The only downside Tucker looks down on some of these alternatives because of her personal religious this bias works against Tucker s professionalismThis book was recommended to me by my grandfather who is an avid comparative world
religions scholar. Igious respectability She pinpoints how the doctrines and practices of a dozen contemporary groups as well as the scholar. Igious respectability She pinpoints how the doctrines and practices of a dozen contemporary groups as well as the Age Movement deviate from orthodox Christianity and shows how to reach out to cult members Appendices describe lesser known cults such as Swedenborgianism and Rosicrucianism and provide cults’ statements of beli.
Summary Another Gospel Cults Alternative Religions and the New Age MovementEs from your mainstream church In it you learn of several of the religions of the world how they were started and who founded them A good read This
IS PROBABLY MY FAVORITE RELIGIOUS REFERENCEprobably my favorite religious reference that I own You can uickly get a good grasp on most major religions through Ruth Tucker s work I consult this book weekly It seems to have a better layout and access to details than the othersIt Another Gospel is a well researched comprehensive and intensive guide on cults alternative religions and the New Age movement Deeply detail. R Gospel explains how these and other alternative religious movements appear to meet people’s needs Ruth Tucker’s overview illumines
The Personalities Whose Alleged Revelations Spawned Historical Heresies In Allpersonalities whose alleged revelations spawned historical heresies in all major cults in
The United States She Highlights Important ControversiesUnited States She highlights important controversies each movement as it aims for rel. ,
Read during a religion course in college Amazing book Buku yang memberi pemahaman umum tentang aliran aliran yang berkaitan dengan KekristenanBuku yang ditulis dengan penelitian yang cukup baik Good resource with a Christian perspective Could use an updated edition though For anyone who wants to learn a little bit about how other churches started this is a good book Each religious belief has its own chapter Most of the religions talked about in the book have roots in Christianity but have from a few to many major differenc. A comprehensive survey of major alternative religions in the United States including new groups since the 1960s Crystals shamans guided imagery healing meditation why have these New Age practices so eagerly accepted by so
MANY NORTH WHY WERE MORMONISMNorth Americans Why were Mormonism Science and Baha’i so warmly welcomed earlier Anothe.