Saints And Vertues / Edition 1

Saints And Vertues / Edition 1

by John Stratton Hawley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520061632

ISBN-13: 9780520061637

Pub. Date: 10/01/1987

Publisher: University of California Press


This book explores a larger family of saints—those celebrated not just by Christianity but by other religious traditions of the world: Muslim, Hindu, Jewish, Buddhist, Confucian, African, and Caribbean. The essays show how saints serve as moral exemplars in the communities that venerate them.  See more details below

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This book explores a larger family of saints—those celebrated not just by Christianity but by other religious traditions of the world: Muslim, Hindu, Jewish, Buddhist, Confucian, African, and Caribbean. The essays show how saints serve as moral exemplars in the communities that venerate them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520061637
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
10/01/1987
Series:
Comparative Studies in Religion and Society Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.64(d)

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