Biblical Religion and Family Values: A Problem in the by Jay Newman

By Jay Newman

In this wide philosophical exam of the connection among faith and the kinfolk, Jay Newman delves into matters touching on Biblical faith, tradition, sociology, and family members values. He keeps that fresh media debates in regards to the Bible and family members values have obscured the complicated courting among the family members and religion.

Focusing on how the relatives values that the Biblical literature imparts can be relevant--or irrelevant--to family members difficulties and different cultural difficulties in a latest Western democracy, this research contributes to the knowledge of simple cultural kinfolk among faith and the kin. After reflecting at the results of a lot Biblical educating at the family members, the ebook proceeds to discover the cultural and existential value of pageant and cooperation among Biblical faith and the family.

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