A Clash of Orthodoxies: An Exchange
- Orthodox Christianity in American Public Life: The Challenges and Opportunities of Religious Pluralism in the Twenty-First Century. HARAKAS, STANLEy // Greek Orthodox Theological Review;Spring-Winter2011, Vol. 56 Issue 1-4, p377
An essay on the relationship of the Orthodox Christian Church with contemporary public life in the U.S. It draws a theological, sociological, and ethical matrix for understanding the relationship of Orthodox Christian Church with the world existing outside its ecclesial boundaries, particularly...
- Wartime orthodox Jewish thought about the holocaust: Christian implications[*]. Greenberg, Gershon // Journal of Ecumenical Studies;Summer/Fall98, Vol. 35 Issue 3/4, p483
Reports that research on wartime Jewish thought about the Holocaust has revealed that Orthodox thinkers presume an ontic-level dualism between the sacred world of Israel and outside religions. Views on suffering in the name of spiritual sanctity; Similarity of the sources of both Judaism and...
- MOGUÄ†NOSTI I DOMETI SOCIJALNOG UÄŒENJA PRAVOSLAVLJA I PRAVOSLAVNE CRKVE. // Drustvena Istrazivanja;Jan-Apr2011, Issue 111, p286
No abstract available.
- Roll over, Richard. Jones, Nelson // New Statesman;9/3/2012, Vol. 141 Issue 5121, p16
The article examines an intellectual movement known as Atheism+, which is a loose organization of atheists who seek to address complaints from women that atheism is overly associated with white males.
- Secular morals: A plea. Sudbrink, Benjamin // Freethought Today;Aug2011, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p11
The article offers the author's insights on misconceptions of atheism that damage the secular morality, arguing that the notion that atheism allows nonbeliever to act with impunity and desire to sin without repercussion as false.
- From Mao-ology to Mao-olatry and Back Again. HAUGHEY, JOHN C. // America;3/4/1972, Vol. 126 Issue 9, p231
The author reflects on atheism in China and the development of Mao-latry. He argues that a calculating atheism released a more fervid theism than China had ever know as Chairman Mao became the object of a new cult. An overview of Chairman Mao's exploit to eliminate religion in China and the...
- Contrasting irreligious orientations. ZUCKERMAN, PHIL // Approaching Religion;Jun2012, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p8
Atheism and secularity are not static, fixed orientations. Rather, atheism and secularity are contoured, malleable, and deeply shaped by cultural and social forces. A clear example of the degree to which atheism and secularity can be lived and expressed quite differently in different...
- Baptists and Atheism. Deweese, Charles W. // Baptist History & Heritage;
The article looks at the relation between Baptists and atheism. The author questions whether Baptists and Jews have any reason to be concerned about aggressive atheistic developments. He argues that while Baptists must defend the right of people to adopt atheistic positions, they must also...
- A Religion for Atheists. Jacobs, Alan // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Feb2009, Issue 190, p20
An essay is presented that discusses the atheistic philosophy of writer Alain de Botton. It discusses de Botton's article in the British magazine "Standpoint" in which he argues that religious practice divorced from religious belief is psychological beneficial to society. The author argues that...