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Published by Intervarsity Press in Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Paganism,
  • Church history

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby E.M. Blaiklock
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p. ;
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26787790M
OCLC/WorldCa6643637

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Beowulf’s synthesis of pagan and Christian elements is a reflection of a period in which the ideals of the pagan age were alleviated by the placidity of the new faith. In the poem, the pagan aspects of the epic tale both conflict and blend seamlessly with the spiritual discourse of :// A feeling of being abandoned by God and a curiosity about the pagan religion of Wicca led her to a year life immersed in witchcraft, says a first-time Christian author. S.A. (Seleah Ally) Tower said she wants to share her story in order for others to learn how she escaped a very dark period in her :// The Pagan Christ. This is Harpur's most radical and groundbreaking work to date, in which he digs deep into the origins of Christianity and how the early Christian church covered up all attempts to reveal the Bible as myth. What began as a universal belief system has become a ritualistic institution headed by ultraconservative 2 days ago  The book’s title alludes to T. S. Eliot’s essay on “The Idea of a Christian Society,” in which Eliot condemns the rise of “modern paganism.” Reno told his readers to view in light of “Would the West seek a Christian future or a pagan one?” he asked. “We face a similar decision ://