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The Resource Eternal life : a new vision : beyond religion, beyond theism, beyond heaven and hell, John Shelby Spong

Eternal life : a new vision : beyond religion, beyond theism, beyond heaven and hell, John Shelby Spong

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Eternal life : a new vision : beyond religion, beyond theism, beyond heaven and hell
Title
Eternal life
Title remainder
a new vision : beyond religion, beyond theism, beyond heaven and hell
Statement of responsibility
John Shelby Spong
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A controversial bishop continues to challenge traditional Christian theology with his thoughts on one of the most profound issues of all: God and life after death
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
325145
Cataloging source
DLC
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1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spong, John Shelby
Dewey number
236/.2
Index
index present
LC call number
BT825
LC item number
.S74 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Future life
  • Eternity
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
pious dream or realistic hope?
Label
Eternal life : a new vision : beyond religion, beyond theism, beyond heaven and hell, John Shelby Spong
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [229]-251) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Setting the stage : a necessary personal word -- Life is accidental -- All life is deeply linked -- Dancing with death : the discovery of mortality -- The lure of religion -- Life's dominant drive : survival -- Religion's role in the fear of death -- The faces of religion -- The tools of religious manipulation -- Ridding religion of both heaven and hell -- Putting away childish things : the death of religion -- The shift of the religious paradigm -- Who am I? What is God? -- The approach of the mystics -- Resurrection : a symbol and a reality -- Hiding, thinking, being -- I believe in life beyond -- Defining the choice to die
Control code
755932
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 268 pages
Isbn
9780060762063
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2008051443
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060762063
  • (OCoLC)277118401
Label
Eternal life : a new vision : beyond religion, beyond theism, beyond heaven and hell, John Shelby Spong
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [229]-251) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Setting the stage : a necessary personal word -- Life is accidental -- All life is deeply linked -- Dancing with death : the discovery of mortality -- The lure of religion -- Life's dominant drive : survival -- Religion's role in the fear of death -- The faces of religion -- The tools of religious manipulation -- Ridding religion of both heaven and hell -- Putting away childish things : the death of religion -- The shift of the religious paradigm -- Who am I? What is God? -- The approach of the mystics -- Resurrection : a symbol and a reality -- Hiding, thinking, being -- I believe in life beyond -- Defining the choice to die
Control code
755932
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 268 pages
Isbn
9780060762063
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2008051443
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060762063
  • (OCoLC)277118401

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