The New Westminster Dictionary of Liturgy and Worship

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Under Ahaz the political crisis evoked Isaiah ’s appeals for trust in God, with the warning that the “hired razor from across the Euphrates” would shave Judah clean as well. Soul retrieval: Mending the fragmented self. Attis, who in alchemy is synonymous with the Egyptian god Osiris, performs his self-mutilation under a sacred pine tree, and in accordance with later ritual, is portrayed in effigy and hung on the pine tree as the officiating leader of the Attis-Cybele rite sheds his own blood to promote the fertility of the crops for the coming year.
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12 Major World Religions: The Beliefs, Rituals, and

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This attitude implies acceptance of all aspects of life as they emerge, while continuing to strive to live a virtuous life, according to one’s conscience. Being at home in nature: A Levinasian approach to Pagan environmental ethics. Contemporary psychoanalysis and religion: Transference and transcendence. The adult believer is more able to hold and contain the awe-full prospect of a God who cannot be held and contained, nor grasped with absolute knowledge and understanding.
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Homosexuality and Religion: An Encyclopedia

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In the 12 step program, steps 1 through 3, address these early defenses of denial and require a willingness and belief in a source (higher power) outside of one’s own self. The word hafiz is also used for those who memorize the sayings of Prophet Muhammad in certain numbers, but these are rare. In Adonis, Attis, Osiris: Studies in the history of oriental religion, (Vol.1, 3rd ed., pp. 288–297). The dominant note of their mode of life gives us, as we have seen, clerical, monastic, mendicant, military, and hospitaller orders.
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Shamans, Witch Doctors, Wizards, Sorcerers, and Alchemists

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In the highest for us practicable – i.e., realizable through our will – Good, virtue and happiness have to be thought as necessary and connected’’ (Kant, 1995b: 173). Just don't focus so much attention to it as to other, more important manners. In females the moon refers to aspects of consciousness and the sun to the unconscious. Buddhist thought may be found indirectly in some of the most popular movies such as Star Wars (1977, a movie, Director George Lucas), The Matrix (1999, above), The Lion King (1994, a movie, Directors Roger Alers and Rob Minkoff) and Pocahontas (1995, a movie, Directors Mike Gabriel and Eric Goldberg).
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Pistis Sophia

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Letting go implies working against our own unconscious outmoded attitudes, habits and assumptions, withdrawing our projections and accepting the totality of who we are. On an even larger scale, pride, as it is informed by fear can play into big political systems. The convert’s sense of assured meaning and purpose in life can be found particularly vexatious when it clashes with a well established faith that the convert once subscribed to: of such clashes are martyrdoms made.
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A Candid Examination of Theism...

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Topic guides list print, media, and digital materials selected by subject librarians to focus your research in a specific area. Colombo: Government of Ceylon, 1961–1992–. [YRL Ref. In the analytic psychology of Jung however, the term ‘‘libido’’ is deployed to denote a more generic psychic energy or life force that propels the personality towards individuation through the enlargement of the ‘‘self.’’ For Jung libido has a spiritual dimension which did not exist for Freud or Klein.
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Prosperity (Dover Empower Your Life)

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The spiritual director is not like a dentist who cares for a patient’s teeth or a barber who cares for an individual’s hair. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press. Consciousness and the Mind of God, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. –––, 2001. “Sensibility and Possibilia: A Defense of Thought Experiments,” Philosophia Christi, 3: 403–402. –––, 2005. “A God's Eye Point of View: The Divine Ethic,” in Faith and Philosophical Analysis: The Impact of Analytical Philosophy on the Philosophy of Religion, H.
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The Encyclopedia of Lost and Rejected Scriptures: The

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Religious, religiousness and religiosity are used interchangeably within medical literature. Scholars have identified an ‘‘area of faith’’ (Eigen, 1981) in Winnicott’s thought. They were quite aware that the statues of their deities were representations for persons or powers that transcended the physical manifestations. Those who received this power would undergo an initiation that would come to them as a Pentecostal event, an ‘‘inrush of God’s kingdom.’’ Christ was the vessel in the event of the transfiguration, the intermediary from whom the disciples received mana directly.
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Turning Points in World History - The Inquisition (hardcover

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His principle of ‘‘verum factum’’ holds that truth is established when an idea is able to bring forth some sort of concrete manifestation or invention. Abraham is accepted and his son adopted into the religion of one G-D, Judaism, and this ‘‘adoption’’ is proclaimed to the world and fought for. Clinical areas: cancer, cardiovascular, child health, endocrinology, gastrointestinal, HIV/AIDS, infectious diseases, mental health, musculoskeletal, neurology, pregnancy and childbirth, respiratory care, women's health.
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Paul's Gift from Philippi: Conventions of Gift Exchange and

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Nihon Bussho mokuroku 日本仏書目録 [Catalog of Japanese Buddhist Literature]. 1983. Gerardus van der Leeuw (1933/1986) described the numinous as one of ‘power,’ which, for van der Leeuw, should be understood in experiential ways rather than in objectified, political or sociological ones. Pike (1954) coined the terms ‘‘emic’’ and ‘‘etic’’ to refer to the insider’s and outsider’s perspectives with respect to language, and this now has been broadly adopted in crosscultural psychology for the knowledge of any social group.
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