The Resource Life after death in world religions, edited by Harold Coward

Life after death in world religions, edited by Harold Coward

Label
Life after death in world religions
Title
Life after death in world religions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Harold Coward
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
QU
Dewey number
291.2/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL535
LC item number
.L544 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Faith meets faith series
Label
Life after death in world religions, edited by Harold Coward
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • The Western Religions - Judaism, Christianity, and Islam -- The Eastern Religions - Hinduism, Buddhism, and the Chinese Traditions -- 1. Judaism / Eliezer Segal. The First Commonwealth (until ca. 539 B.C.E.). Babylonian Exile and Second Commonwealth (539 B.C.E. to 70 C.E.). Talmudic Perspectives (70 to ca. 700 C.E.). Medieval Judaism (ca. 700 to ca. 1750 C.E.). Modern Judaism (from ca. 1750) -- 2. Christianity / Terence Penelhum. Christian Origins. The Core Christian Claims about the Afterlife. Philosophical Difficulties in the Christian View -- 3. Islam / Hanna Kassis. "Only He Remains" "Here I AM Lord": Preparation and Burial of the Dead. "Tasting the Nearer Chastisement": Judgment in the Tomb. "When Shall Be the Day of Resurrections?" "Unto the Path of Hell" "Enter Thou My Paradise" -- 4. Hinduism / Anantanand Rambachan. Central Features of Hinduism. Hindu Views of the Person. Hindu Views of Death and Afterlife -- 5. Buddhism / Eva K. Neumaier-Dargyay
  • Many Lives - Many Deaths: The Basic Assumptions. Dying and Being Reborn in the View of the Traditions. The Tibetan Lore of Dying and Rebirth. The Bar do thos grol. The "Liberation from the Intermediary State" and Reports of Near-Death Experiences -- 6. Chinese Religions / Gary Arbuckle. Notes from the Nether World. Cosmological Contexts and the Theory of the Soul. Going to One's Reward. Prison Breaks: Philosophy, Alchemy, Escape, Endurance. The Afterlife in "After-Times"
Control code
000023477030
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
vii, 131 p.
Isbn
9781570751196
Lccn
9605001083
Other physical details
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.b29160236
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36001370
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