Sacred Games: A History of Christian Worship

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Yale University Press, 01‏/01‏/1997 - 509 من الصفحات
 

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SACRED GAMES: A History of Christian Worship

معاينة المستخدمين  - Kirkus

A thoughtfully conceived, thoroughly researched history that posits pagan origins for the rituals of Christian worship. Lang (Religion/Univ. of Paderborn, Germany) may be building a reputation for ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله

Sacred games: a history of Christian worship

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Lang (religion, Univ. of Paderborn, Germany) provides an exciting and controversial interpretation of Christian worship encompassing six ritual forms: praise, prayer, sermon, sacrifice, sacrament, and ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله

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Six Sacred Games
1
Praise
7
Prayer
65
Sermon
137
Sacrifice
205
Two Theologies of Sacrifice
278
Sacrament
283
Spiritual Ecstasy
361
Divine Meekness Divine Majesty
419
Abbreviations
445
Illustration Credits
481
Index
510
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الصفحة 7 - O come, let us sing to the Lord; let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation! Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise! For the Lord is a great God.
الصفحة 29 - I believe in God, the Father almighty, creator of heaven and earth. I believe in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord. He was conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit and born of the Virgin Mary. He suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died, and was buried. He descended to the dead. On the third day he rose again.

نبذة عن المؤلف (1997)

Bernhard Lang is professor of religion at the University of Paderborn, Germany.

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