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Truth in religion

the plurality of religions and the unity of truth : an essay in the philosophy of religion

by Mortimer J. Adler

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Published by Collier Books, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion.,
  • Truth.,
  • Religious pluralism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMortimer J. Adler.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL50 .A35 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 162 p. ;
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1551290M
    ISBN 100020641400
    LC Control Number91031083

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      1. Christianity ( billion followers) - The Holy Bible (Old Testament and New Testament) 2. Islam ( billion followers) - The Quran 3. Hinduism (1 billion followers) - The Vedas 4. Buddhism ( million followers) - Tripitaka (Pali Canon) 5. S. Finally, she makes a passionate case that Christianity is not just religious truth but truth about total reality. It is total truth. This new study guide edition is filled with fresh stories, examples, and illustrations. Based on questions and comments raised by readers of the book, it is ideal for individual or group study.

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