World Religions: An Indispensable Introduction



Product Description

World Religions: An Indispensible Introduction is a concise, clear, and helpful introduction to the seven most influential world religions. Gerald R. McDermott explains the crtical confessional and cultural elements of these faiths in order that Christians can successfully interact with them while understanding our own Christian faith better in relation to them. Moreover, McDermott provides us with crucial historical points for each faith as well as identifying key personalities that have shaped the particular religions.

Religions Covered:

  • Hindu
  • Judiasm
  • Buddhism
  • Confuscianism
  • Christianity
  • Shinto
  • Islam

Other Features include:

  • Insights from members of each religious community
  • Glossary of important terms