Religion as We Know It

An Origin Story
eAudio - unabridged
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Product Number: Z100155193
Released: Nov 12, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781684574926
Narrator/s: David Cochran Heath
Publisher: Highbridge Company
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Description

A brief, beautiful invitation to the study of religion from a Pulitzer Prize winner How did our forebears begin to think about religion as a distinct domain, separate from other activities that were once inseparable from it? Starting at the birth of Christianity-a religion inextricably bound to Western thought-Jack Miles reveals how the West's "common sense" understanding of religion emerged and then changed as insular Europe discovered the rest of the world. Finally, in a moving postscript, he shows how this very story continues today in the minds and hearts of individual religious or irreligious men and women.

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Author(s): Jack Miles
Genre: Religion, History
Original Publish Date: Nov 12, 2019

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