This superb value collection of six books cover an ever growing range of important topics across all faiths. Faith and Practice describes the basic ideas of major faiths and shows how these ideas are expressed in everyday living. There is a book for each of the 6 major religions. Each book contains a glossary of key religious terms. Superb resource for taking Religion across the curriculum and into your topic work. Pbk. A4. 32pg.
Contents of each book:
The life of Buddha; The Buddhist life; Buddhist devotional worship; Buddhist monks and nuns; Written teachings; Learning from symbols; Buddhist festivals.
The life of Jesus; Statement of Faith; The Christian Bible; The Saints; The invisible word of God; Confirming your faith; The heart of worship; Using Christian symbols; The Christmas festival; The Easter festival.
What is means to be a Hindu; Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva; Mahadevi and the goddesses; Avators of Vishnu and Ganesha; Murtis and shrines; Puja; Aarti; Sacred texts; A Hindu way of life; Personal symbols; Hindu celebrations.
What is means to be Jewish; Jewish roots; Jewish holy books; Judaism in everyday life; Prayer; Shabbat; Rabbis and Chazans; Jewish symbols in everyday life; Israel - the promised land; The Jewish calendar.
What is means to be a Muslim; A Muslim way of life; Mohammed the prophet (pbuh); Holy scriptures; The five pillars of Islam; Symbols of Islam; Islamic celebrations.
What it means to be a Sikh; The Sikh Gurus; Sikhism in everyday life; The Guru Granth Sahib; Sikh baptism; Worship; The langar; Sikh symbols; Sikh ceremonies and holidays.
06 Feb 2015
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