Streng, Frederick J,

Understanding religious life / [print] Frederick J. Streng. - 2d ed. - Encino, California : Dickenson Pub. Company, (c)1976. - 207 pages : illistrations ; 23 cm. - The Religious life of man .

First edition published in 1969 under title: Understanding religious man.

Includes bibliographies and index.

The problem of interpreting religious life The origins of religious expression The religious factor in people's lives The comparative study of religion Personal apprehension of a holy presence Sacred action: myth and sacrament Harmony with cosmic law Mystical insight through spiritual discipline The religious significance of social responsibility The power of rationality The religious significance of fulfilling human relationships The power of artistic creativity The religious significance of physical existence The consequences of understanding religious life.

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BL48.U534 1976

BL48.U534 1976

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