THE REAL ESTABLISHMENT PROBLEM
- Impure faith. Marty, Martin E. // Christian Century;6/1/94, Vol. 111 Issue 18, p562
Comments on the conduct of Native American worship rites by New Age enthusiasts in Boulder, Colorado. Denunciation of event by Santee Sioux leader John Lavelle as spiritual genocide; Conversion of Sioux holy man Black Elk to Roman Catholicism; Preservation of the traditions of a people.
- When two worldviews collide. Marzano, Robert J. // Educational Leadership;Dec93/Jan94, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p6
Evaluates the claim of Fundamentalist Christians of a presence of a New Age conspiracy whose aim is to subvert Christianity in public schools. Effects of different worldviews on the welfare of school children; List of authors and books alleging the presence of a New Age conspiracy; Excerpts...
- New Age Religion and the Cult of the Self. Tucker, James // Society;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p46
Presents some observations on the therapeutic nature of the New Age religion. Compatibility of therapeutic and religious worldviews; Synthesis of therapy and religion; Manifestation of the contemporary therapeutic culture in the New Age religion; Philosophies and practices of the New Age religion.
- Japan's Search for Spirituality. Gaouette, Nicole // Christian Science Monitor;10/8/98, Vol. 90 Issue 221, pB1
Discusses the popularity of new-age philosophy in Japan. Religion once thought to be practically irrelevant in Japan; Growing concern about personal ethics; How the Japanese are redefining what it means to be religious; Sense of Japanese that they need something spiritual; Seminars on seishin...
- Christian v. America. Colson, Charles // Christianity Today;4/29/96, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p64
Discusses issues concerning civil religion in the United States. Question of whether American civil religion is still viable; Citing of cases concerning the issue of abortion which show the Supreme Court's so-called lawlessness; Argument that Christian involvement in public life is itself...
- Civil religion as a judicial doctrine. Davis, Derek H. // Journal of Church & State;Winter98, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p7
Editorial. Discusses the argument between accommodationists and separationists regarding the judicial recognition of civil religion in the United States. Examination of religion clauses of the First Amendment to the US Constitution; Aspects of civil religion; Problems seen with raising civil...
- NEW AGE VIEWS OF THE END. // Armageddon Now;2006, p295
The article presents various views on the New Age religions. Basic features of new religious movements are likely to be a different but recognizable doctrine. They may also involve a diffuse type of influence that is not directly competitive with mainstream religion. New Age religions consist of...
- Plastic Shamans and Astroturf Sun Dances: New Age Commercialization of Native American Spirituality. Aldred, Lisa // American Indian Quarterly;Summer2000, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p329
Analyzes the motivation behind the New Age movement's obsession and consumption of Native American spirituality. Kinds of self-articulated defenses which New Agers offer for commercial practices; Illustration of the New Age movement; Basic concept of New Age; Insights into New Age as a...
- THE CIVIL RELIGION THESIS AS IT APPLIES TO A PLURALISTIC SOCIETY. Purdy, Susan S. // Journal of International Affairs;Fall82/Winter83, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p307
Reports on the findings of a study on civil religion in Indonesia. Dimension of civil religion; Definition of legitimation; Relationship between religion and politics.