The Best Books on Religion
On Christianity, we have interviews covering the history of Christianity, Jesus, the saints, and Bible versions; on Islam, British lawyer Ahmad Thomson discusses the essence of Islam; and on the existence of God, Edward Feser selects his favorite books.
Is there a book that explains all religions?
The Religions Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained Hardcover u2013 Illustrated, July 15, 2013. This definitive guide explores all of the world’s faiths, from ancient beliefs’ key concepts to the ground-breaking ideas at the heart of modern faiths.
What is a good book that talks about different religions?
Books on Comparative Religion
- The Bhagavad Gita (Paperback)
- The World’s Religions (Paperback)
- The Golden Bough (Paperback)
- The Sacred and Profane: The Nature of Religion (Paperback)
- Tao Te Ching (Paperback)
Is there a book for kids that explains different religions?
The Kids Book of World Religions Paperback u2013 March 1, 2013 Children develop respect and tolerance for the differences that make each of us unique by learning more about the cultures and beliefs of people all over the world.
Which is oldest religion in world?
While Hinduism has been dubbed the world’s oldest religion, many adherents refer to their religion as Santana Dharma (Sanskrit:, lit.
Which religion is best in the world?
The most popular religion is Christianity, which is followed by Islam, which is practiced by over 24% of the population, as well as Hinduism, Buddhism, and Judaism.
Who wrote Bible?
The books of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy (the first five books of the Bible and the entirety of the Torah) were all written by Moses in around 1,300 B.C., according to both Jewish and Christian dogma. However, there are a few problems with this, such as the lack of evidence that Moses ever existed.
What are the different religions?
Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam, Confucianism, Christianity, Taoism, and Judaism are among the world’s major religions. They differ in many ways, including how they are organized and the belief systems they uphold.
How many different religions are there in the world?
According to Adherents, an independent, non-religiously affiliated organization that tracks the number and size of the world’s religions, there are approximately 4,300 religions.
How do you teach children different religions?
Ten Commandments for Talking About Religion With Your Kids
- Expose your children to a variety of religions. Embrace science’s “graven image.”
- Don’t burden your children with your fear of the word “God.”
- Keep in mind: There’s nothing wrong with faith.
- Honor your mother’s faith.
- Don’t ruin your child’s fun.
What God is book?
What is God? is an eloquent introduction to the concepts of God and religion, presenting complex ideas in a way that children can understand. It is written with a simple clarity and beautifully illustrated with just the right blend of seriousness and humor.
Who believes what?: Exploring the world’s major religions?
In today’s multicultural cities and interconnected world, understanding different belief systems can help kids appreciate the differences of people they see every day, as well as people who live on the other side of the globe.
What should I read to understand religion?
Religion Books to Help You Understand
- I Don’t Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist (Paperback)
- The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom (Paperback)
- A Manual for Creating Atheists (Paperback)
- The Varieties of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God (Hardcover)
What is the true holy book?
The Bible is the Christian religion’s holy scripture, claiming to tell the story of the Earth’s creation to the spread of Christianity in the first century A.D. Both the Old Testament and the New Testament have undergone changes over the centuries, including the publication of the King James Version.