World Religions

An Indispensable Introduction

World Religions
Author Gerald R. McDermott
Publisher HARPER COLLINS
Publication Date 3/2011
Binding Book - Paperback
ISBN 9781418545970
Retail Price $14.99
Discount Price $13.29 (11% discount)

An essential introduction to eight of the world's major religions. Gerald R. McDermott explains what you need to understand about major world religions in order to engage people of other faiths while better understanding your own Christian faith and practice. McDermott offers an overview of the central beliefs of Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, and Shinto. Each chapter includes explanations of traditions and rituals. McDermott discusses major figures within each religion.

Features include:

  • Insights from members of each religious community
  • Glossary of important terms