The Resource Religion as art form : reclaiming spirituality without supernatural beliefs, Carl L. Jech., (ebook)

Religion as art form : reclaiming spirituality without supernatural beliefs, Carl L. Jech., (ebook)

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Religion as art form : reclaiming spirituality without supernatural beliefs
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Religion as art form
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reclaiming spirituality without supernatural beliefs
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Carl L. Jech.
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eng
Summary
If you find books such as Richard Dawkins' The God Delusion compelling but your faith heritage is also important to you, this book shows how you can affirm both. Taking a cue from Marcus Borg's contention, that scriptural literalism is for many people a major impediment to authentic spirituality, Carl Jech describes how all religion can and should be much more explicit about its symbolic, metaphorical, and artistic nature. With a particular focus on mortality and the relationship of humans to eternity, the book affirms a postmodern understanding of God as ultimate eternal Mystery and of spirituality as an artistic, (w)holistic, visionary, and creative process of becoming at home in the universe as it really is with all its joys and sorrows. Religion as Art Form is a must-read for those who think of themselves as spiritual but not religious
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Midwest
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1941-
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Jech, Carl L.
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no index present
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non fiction
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  • Religion
  • Spirituality
  • Mysticism
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Religion as art form : reclaiming spirituality without supernatural beliefs, Carl L. Jech., (ebook)
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1 online resource
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9781621896708
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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MWT12318767
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Label
Religion as art form : reclaiming spirituality without supernatural beliefs, Carl L. Jech., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781621896708
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12318767
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12318767
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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