Understanding Islam: A Guide for the Judaeo-Christian Reader

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It is needless to say which system gives most effect to the scene: for, if it may be questioned whether the French or English stage has afforded the greatest actors taken individually, there can be no doubt that your Parisian theatre presents a company so completely drilled to work together, each doing his best to support the rest, that the whole entertainment is more illusive, and more captivating, than if one or two stars, as they are called, had shown themselves amidst a general darkness of ignorance, carelessness, and ill-humour.
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Julian of Norwich and the Mystical Body Politic of Christ

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Judaism, which traditionally refrains from claiming an exclusive “truth” and recognises that there are many culturally appropriate paths to an understanding of the divine, is well placed to participate in these new developments. Kemble's noble person and graceful demeanour was totally inconsistent with the ludicrous, and almost with the comic. The Institute supports the Daggy Scholars program, which sends Iona undergraduates to the annual International Thomas Merton Society convention.
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Caring for Future Generations: Jewish, Christian and Islamic

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See our Privacy Policy and User Agreement for details. Only a remnant of the western wall of the Temple remains, known as the Kotel (‘Wall’), and it is the most sacred site in Judaism. When programs teaching Buddhist-inflected secular meditation are active in healthcare and various educational fields, how do meditation programs, instructors, and students establish and convey the practices' secular status? For instance, “animal rights” advocate Tom Regan (1983) argues that those animals with intrinsic value (or what he calls “inherent value”) have the moral right to respectful treatment, which then generates a general moral duty on our part not to treat them as mere means to other ends.
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The Right to Die?: Caring Alternatives to Euthanasia

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The California Medical Association also filed an amicus brief calling for a ruling on the discrimination posed by the exemption. The grave, and its appurtenances of epitaphs and testaments, are subjects, according to Samuel Johnson, on which wise men think with awe and gravity; yet there is something affecting in the concluding allusion to the undisturbed friendship of those whom death was about to part. Business ethics goes beyond just a moral code of right and wrong; it attempts to reconcile what companies must do legally versus maintaining a competitive advantage over other businesses.
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Envy: The Seven Deadly Sins (New York Public Library

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Some students of Adorno’s work have argued that his account of the role of “sensuous immediacy” can be understood as an attempt to defend a “legitimate anthropomorphism” that comes close to a weak form of animism (Bernstein 2001, 196). In our increasingly interdependent global community, awareness of various past and present features of religious life -- events, texts, personages, ceremonies, rituals, convictions, theologies, visual representations, artifacts -- can lay the foundation for informed and thoughtful analysis of contemporary life.
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An Introduction to Bioethics

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I submit our ancient system to the pruning-knife of the legislature, but would not willingly see our reformers employ a weapon, which, like the sword of Jack the Giant-Killer, cuts before the point. In the time when Lear is supposed to have lived, the British were probably painted and tattooed, and, to be perfectly accurate, Edgar ought to have stripped his shoulders bare before he assumed the character of poor Tom. It promises to link environmental questions with wider social problems concerning various kinds of discrimination and exploitation, and fundamental investigations of human psychology.
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Law and Religion in the 21st Century - Nordic Perspectives

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Liberation, as a soteriological concern within this tradition has many levels. Survey of ethical issues and standards facing a range of professionals in their careers, including engineering, law, medicine, the media, science, agriculture, education, and business. He justifies fountains only on the ground that natural jets-d'eau, though rare, do exist, and are among the most surprising exhibitions of nature: these, he thinks, must therefore be proper objects of imitation; and since art cannot emulate these natural fountains in greatness of style and execution, she is justified in compensating her weakness by symmetry, variety, and richness of effect.
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War in the Hebrew Bible: A Study in the Ethics of Violence

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The thought of major prophetic figures in Israel, such as Hosea, Isaiah, Jeremiah, and Ezekiel. They are not in opposition to one another but are only two aspects of a single reality. Medical professionals should be required to provide necessary procedures, treatments, and medications, regardless of their personal religious beliefs. Lacking solid samples and the proper tools to operationalize and measure relevant religious variables, it is not surprising, then, that few existing studies find significant religious influences in the world of work and business.
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Religion, Politics and Cults in East Africa: God's Warriors

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This position is located in Religious Support Services, Office of the Garrison Commander, National Training Center, Fort Irwin, CA. My views with regard to anti-Semitism thus succumbed to the passage of time, and this was my greatest transformation of all. If, however, in spite of all that can be pleaded in its favour, the larch should be, in some degree, excluded from ornamental plantations, still the most prejudiced admirer of the picturesque cannot deny the right of this tree to predominate in those which are formed more for profit than beauty.
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New American Standard Bible Updated Edition

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In terms of divorce, util would argue it is acceptable because it usually brings about more happiness. Le Texier read over the _dramatis person ,_ with the little analysis of character usually attached to each name, using the voice and manner with which he afterwards read the part. Have you prepared your teaching for the new Science programmes of study coming into effect this September? Religious teachers, without being utilitarian, would agree. [134] There is a tension between practitioners of social science and religious belief. [135] Darwin L.
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