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The monotheists

F. E. Peters

The monotheists

Jews, Christians, and Muslims in conflict and competition

by F. E. Peters

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, NJ .
Written in English


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StatementF.E. Peters.
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LC ClassificationsBM
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 406 p. ;
Number of Pages406
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Open LibraryOL22557251M
ISBN 100691114617

SALAT - THE MUSLIM PRAYER BOOK Prayer, in every religion is regarded as the pivot on which rests man’s Communion with God. God prescribed prayer as the second pillar of His everlasting religion ISLAM. In this modern materialistic world such books can serve as satisfying spiritual food for the starving souls and as such are the need of this age. Francis Edward Peters (born J , New York City), who generally publishes as F.E. Peters, is Professor Emeritus of History, Religion and Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at New York University (NYU).. Peters was born in New York City and graduated from Regis High School in Manhattan in He entered the Jesuits that summer and spent four years at their novitiate at St. Andrew on.

  F. E. Peters’ new encyclopedic, indeed magisterial, survey The Monotheists: Jews, Christians, and Muslims in Conflict and Competition positions itself, as it were, between Socrates and Hobbes. That is, it grants, as St. Augustine’s Socrates would wish to, the belief system of each religion on its own terms; but as the book’s subtitle. The Monotheists is a magisterial comparison, for students and general readers as well as scholars, of the parties to one of the most troubling issues of today--the fierce, sometimes productive and often destructive, competition among the world's monotheists, Brand: F E Peters.

The Monotheists is not exceptional for [its] detachment alone, or for its erudition, or even for its originality. It is exceptional because Peters has created a new genre for itJack Miles, Los Angeles TimesWinner of the Award for Best Professional/Scholarly Book in Religion, Association of American PublishersOne of Choice's Outstanding.   There have of course been many books written on monotheism (see e.g the book by Rodney Stark show above). Monotheism itself is a modern post-Enlightenment term, but this doesn't much matter. The.


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The Monotheists book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The world's three great monotheistic religions have spent most of th 3/5. The Monotheists is a magisterial comparison, for students and general readers as well as scholars, of the parties to one of the most troubling issues of today--the fierce, sometimes productive and The monotheists book destructive, competition among the world's monotheists, the Cited by: 2.

Product details Series: The Words And Will of God (Book 2) Paperback: pages Publisher: Princeton University Press (Aug ) Language: English ISBN X ISBN Product Dimensions: 6 x x 9 inches Shipping Weight: pounds ( /5(2).

The Monotheists is a magisterial comparison, for students and general readers as well as scholars, of the parties to one of the most troubling issues of today--the fierce, sometimes productive and often destructive, competition among the world's monotheists, the siblings called Jews, Christians, and Muslims.

The Amazon Book Review/5(8). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Monotheists: Jews, Christians, and Muslims in Conflict and Competition, Volume II: The Words and Will of God by F. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your Edition: Course Book.

Written in clear, fluent prose, the book is never The monotheists book, and its underlying structure is easy to follow."—Sarah Stroumsa, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, author of Freethinkers of Medieval Islam " The Monotheists is a splendid work.

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The Monotheists: Jews, Christians, and Muslims in Conflict and Competition, Volume I Book Description: The world's three great monotheistic religions have spent most of their historical careers in conflict or competition with each other.

Books shelved as monotheism: The Evolution of God by Robert Wright, A History of God: The 4,Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam by Karen A. Lecture series regarding Judaism Christianity and Islam, tracing origins from Abraham and the Old Testament books and explaining difference and similarities in their understanding of those histories, understanding of their God, and their place in society/5.

The Monotheists: Jews, Christians, and Muslims in Conflict and Competition, Volume II Book Description: The world's three great monotheistic religions have spent most of their historical careers in conflict or competition with each other.

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Peters. Publication date Internet Archive Language English. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Tracey Gutierres on February 4, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: “If your brother, your mother’s son, or your son or daughter, or the wife you cherish, or your friend who is as your own soul, entice you secretly, saying, ‘Let us go and serve other gods’ (whom neither you nor your fathers have known, of the gods of the peoples who are around you, near you or far from you, from one end of the earth to the other end), you shall not yield to him or.

Many monotheists accept that their monotheistic deity is the same deity that is being worshiped by monotheists of different religions. Commonalities in Monotheism Monotheistic deities are generally all-encompassing beings precisely because they are viewed as the only deity in existence.

Kitab At-Tauhid - The Book of Monotheism By: Muhammad bin Abdul-Wahhab In this book, all the relevant Verses have been discussed reasonably, rationally and sincerely; and the essence of the Qur'an and Sunnah is placed in a very simple and appealing : Muhammad Sheikh-ul-Islam; Bin Abdul-Wahhab.

For clarification, there are actually 2 different books here with the same title, except for different volume numbers. The title to both books is: "The Monotheists: Jews, Christians, and Muslims in Conflict and Competition." Both books have the same bluish-color cover, so /5(2).

Monotheist. 4, likes 89 talking about this. "Prophet" Moore (guitar), C. Bates (vocals), J. Figueroa (bass), T. McDaniel (guitar), Chris Stropoli. The Rigveda exhibits notions of monism of the Brahman, particularly in the comparatively late tenth book, which is dated to the early Iron Age, e.g.

in the Nasadiya sukta. The Monotheists is a magisterial comparison, for students and general readers as well as scholars, of the parties to one of the most troubling issues of today--the fierce, sometimes productive and often destructive, competition among the world's monotheists.

Raja Ram Mohan Roy was one of the founders of the Brahmo Sabha, the precursor of the Brahmo Samaj, a social-religious reform movement in the Indian subcontinent.

He was given the title of Raja by Akbar II, the Mughal emperor. His influence was apparent in the fields of politics, public administration, education and religion. He was known for his efforts to abolish the practices of sati and child marriage.

.The Monotheists is a magisterial comparison, for students and general readers as well as scholars, of the parties to one of the most troubling issues of today--the fierce, sometimes productive and often destructive, competition among the world's monotheists, Brand: Princeton University Press.The Monotheists is a magisterial comparison, for students and general readers as well as scholars, of the parties to one of the most troubling issues of today—the fierce, sometimes productive and often destructive, competition among the world's monotheists.