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- The Death of "Relevance". // Time;10/11/1971, Vol. 98 Issue 15, p66
The article provides information on sociologist Peter L. Berger's views on the role of church towards the development of modern people. He states the importance of gaining self-confidence by the ecumenical leaders to be able to regroup as one church of Protestantism. He also states that Oriental...
- RELIGION WITHIN THE LIMITS OF LIBERALISM. Neuhaus, Richard John // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jan1999, Issue 89, p69
Comments on sociologists Father Andrew Greeley and Professor Peter Berger's views on realities of modern religious practices. Significance of Vatican II; Future of mainline/oldline Protestantism; Liberalism and its limits; Berger's view of the contradiction between knowledge and belief.
- INTRODUCTION. Sagi, Avi // Tradition vs. Traditionalism;2008, p17
A chapter from the book "Tradition Vs. Traditionalism: Contemporary Perspectives in Jewish Thought" is presented. It cites Jewish thinkers who believe that one can be a traditional Jew and still function in the modern world. It mentions Peter Berger who claims that modernity is a process by...
- Closed for the Summer. // America;8/31/1912, Vol. 7 Issue 21, p494
The article discusses the declining attendance at Protestant churches in New York during the summer of 1912. Trinity church had 300, Saint Bartholomew's 250 and the Fifth Avenue had 750 attendees, according to an observer. A secretary of the Board of Domestic Missions of the Reformed Church...
- The "Christian Spirit" of Capitalism and the Protestant Reformation, between Structuralist Analysis and Historical Evidence. Plopeanu, Aurelian-Petruş // Human & Social Studies;Oct2016, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p117
For many reasons, it is true that the Protestant Reformation unleashed the forces that lay behind the emergence of capitalism. Such a system was compatible with the emancipation of individuals, their mentalities, due to specific societal reforms and transformations. Therefore, it gave birth, in...
- Peter L. Berger zum 80. Geburtstag -- eine Wï¿½rdigung. Pfadenhauer, Michaela // Kï¿½lner Zeitschrift fï¿½r Soziologie & Sozialpsychologie;mar2009, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p145
A birthday announcement is presented for American sociologist Peter L. Berger.
- Theological Currents. Gaffney, James // America;11/10/1979, Vol. 141 Issue 14, p283
The article reviews several books including "The Heretical Imperative," by Peter L. Berger, "Reform and Reformation," by G. R. Elton and "The Christian Challenge," by Hans Kï¿½ng.
- Theology and Ethics Then, Now, and In-Between at Union Seminary and Elsewhere. Ottati, Douglas F. // Interpretation: A Journal of Bible & Theology;Oct2012, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p383
The story of theology and ethics at Union Seminary from 1812 to the present illustrates the critical relationship between theology, ethics, and historical circumstances. In a distinctive fashion, it also reflects both the wider story and current challenges of theology and ethics in American...
- Quakers, "Comeouters," and the Meaning of Abolitionism in the Antebellum Free States. Jordan, Ryan // Journal of the Early Republic;Winter2004, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p587
The article reports that the topic of American abolitionism has not lacked scholarly interest over the last several decades. In numerous books and articles, historians of the early republic have examined the causes, motivations, and tactical divisions, as well as the social and political limits...