New Religions and the Theological Imagination in America

ISBN-10: 0253209528
ISBN-13: 9780253209528
Edition: 1989 (Annotated)
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Book details

List price: $15.95
Copyright year: 1989
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication date: 11/22/1989
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 192
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Bednarowski is especially good at elucidating the theological daring of these new American religions. . . . [She] demonstrates in a very few pages how . . . theology and group adherence made the individual count, a configuration simultaneously American, un-American, and important. Jon Butler"The cultural confrontation with these `new religions' is very real and usually very misinformed. Bednarowski has gone to great lengths to dispel the ignorance." The Christian Century"A groundbreaking study." Syzygy: Journal of Alternative Religion and CultureOrganized as a series of theological conversations about ultimate questions, this book offers a guide to the answers these six religions offer. Drawing heavily on sources from the movements themselves, it presents a balanced comparative account of the emerging theological systems of America's new religions.

Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction: New Religions and the Theological Imagination
Who or What Is God Like? Concepts of Deity in the New Religions
What Does It Mean to Be Human? Views of Human Nature in the New Religions
The Dead Learn Forever: Death and Afterlife in the New Religions
How Shall We Live Our Lives? Ethical Reflection and Moral Issues in the New Religions
Epilogue: Broadening the Conversation
Notes, Annotated Bibliography, and Index

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