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1986

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African New Religious Movements, Rosalind Hackett Aug 1986

African New Religious Movements, Rosalind Hackett

Rosalind I. J. Hackett

No abstract provided.


The Buddha And The Computer: Meditation In An Age Of Information, Philip Novak Aug 1986

The Buddha And The Computer: Meditation In An Age Of Information, Philip Novak

Philip Novak

Information overload is one of the factors behind current alarming statistics on stress. Meditation helps the body-mind resist the deleterious effects of the information onslaught. Though meditation is well known as a relaxation technique, its noetic value is often overlooked. Its benefits extend well beyond superficial soothing: it trains attention; it increases pattern recognition; and it reconnects us to the whole of our intelligence, enhancing coordination between its complementary poles. Meditation is a potent high-touch resource in a high-tech world.


Are We Ready To Cast The First Stone?, Barry D. Fike May 1986

Are We Ready To Cast The First Stone?, Barry D. Fike

Barry D. Fike

A short thought on the honesty of study as opposed to the closed mind that believes that all truth has been sought and found.


20th Century Christian April 1986, Jerry Rushford Mar 1986

20th Century Christian April 1986, Jerry Rushford

Jerry Rushford

This is a special issue of the Restoration periodical, 20th Century Christian, edited by Jerry Rushford featuring the stories behind American hymns.


Our Fathers In Faith, Jerry Rushford Feb 1986

Our Fathers In Faith, Jerry Rushford

Jerry Rushford

Our Fathers in Faith, a talk given by Jerry Rushford on February 16, 1986.


Oral History Interview With Frank And Della Pack, Jerry Rushford Feb 1986

Oral History Interview With Frank And Della Pack, Jerry Rushford

Jerry Rushford

Frank Pack was a longtime Pepperdine University religion professor. He is also the namesake of the Frank Pack Distinguished Christian Scholar Lecture Program, which was named in his honor. Jerry Rushford, of Pepperdine University, recorded this oral history in the process of researching his book “We Preach Christ Crucified…”. The interview took place at Pack’s home in west Los Angeles, California, on his birthday (Feb. 5, 1986). The focus of the interview is mostly biographical, including his years at various Churches of Christ colleges, including Pepperdine. Della, his wife, was also present for the recording.


Review Of Robert C. Hoerber, Reading The New Testament For Understanding, George Heider Dec 1985

Review Of Robert C. Hoerber, Reading The New Testament For Understanding, George Heider

George C. Heider

No abstract provided.


The Suffering Servant Hymn And Its Sequel: A New Translation, Asher Finkel Dec 1985

The Suffering Servant Hymn And Its Sequel: A New Translation, Asher Finkel

Rabbi Asher Finkel, Ph.D.

A new translation and commentary on  the Suffering Servant Hymn and its neglected sequal, Isaiah 56:9-57:3.


A Life Of Andrew Ferrari, C.M., John E. Rybolt Dec 1985

A Life Of Andrew Ferrari, C.M., John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

Andrew Ferrari was the first Vincentian to die in the United States (1822) after Felix DeAndreis (1820). Ferrari's brief and virtuous life is not well known. Joseph Rosati is the presumed author, and his account weaves together his recollections, original letters, and some printed material.


The Departures Of The Essenes, Christians And R. Yohanan Ben Zakkai From Jerusalem, Asher Finkel Ph.D. Dec 1985

The Departures Of The Essenes, Christians And R. Yohanan Ben Zakkai From Jerusalem, Asher Finkel Ph.D.

Rabbi Asher Finkel, Ph.D.

I have prepared this phenomenological study of "Departure from Jerusalem," with Judaism and early Christianity in mind, in recognition of the sincere concern and academic work in Judaica so impressively displayed by my esteemed friend, Dr. Reinhold Mayer, upon reaching the age of three scores. I do not forget his dedication to the study and the translation of the Talmudic texts for his successful anthology in German and hold in warm regard the memory of this period of the past. He remained a true guide to introduce the treasures of Jacob and to effect a positive link to Israel on ...


Peacemaking In The New Testament Period, Lawrence E. Frizzell D.Phil. Dec 1985

Peacemaking In The New Testament Period, Lawrence E. Frizzell D.Phil.

Reverend Lawrence E. Frizzell, S.T.L., S.S.L., D.Phil.

This essay sketches the priciples that the major movements (Sadducees, Pharisees and Essenes) among the Jewish people in the Holy Land developed for maintaining fidelity to God and love of neighbor.

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Une Allee Du Luxembourg - Vocal Solo (Bass), Keith D. Rowley Dec 1985

Une Allee Du Luxembourg - Vocal Solo (Bass), Keith D. Rowley

Keith D Rowley

A French art song for bass voice; words by Gerard de Nerval.