religious attitude and life in Islam.

by Duncan Black Macdonald

Publisher: Khayats in Beyrouth

Written in English
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    SeriesKhayats oriental reprints,, no. 9, Haskell lectures in comparative religion, University of Chicago,, 1906
    LC ClassificationsBP165 .M23 1965
    The Physical Object
    Pagination317 p.
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL267877M
    LC Control Numberne 65002427

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Beyrouth, Khayats, (OCoLC) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Macdonald, Duncan Black, Religious attitude and life in Islam. New York, AMS Press [] (OCoLC) A Muslim`s Attitude Towards Worldly Life In this day and age, nearly everyone is in the race to gain maximum and surpass others in materialistic possessions.

The present society has evolved so drastically around money-oriented expansions that its values and norms of morality have also tarnished.

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They tend. The Religious Attitude and Life in Islam is a welcome departure from systematic theological studies of Islamic faith. In this work the author attempts to convey the underlying social structures and character of the Muslim people which have helped mould their religious belief.

It is difficult to enter into a real religious attitude in life because the mind of the human being is caught up in certain prejudices and subtle longings which hanker after satisfaction even when the initial enthusiasm is religious. We do not entirely become religious even when we enter a temple.

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Macdonald. Islam rejects and condemns the ascetic view of life, and proposes a set of methods and processes for the spiritual development of man, not outside this world but inside it.

The real place for the growth of the spirit is in the midst of life and not in solitary places of spiritual hibernation. Criterion of Spiritual Development. Religion in Life of Pi. One thing you will notice early in Yann Martel's Life of Pi is main character Pi Patel's peculiar attitude about religion.

Pi tells the writer who is interviewing him that. Islam. Religion and Philosophy. Islam is Christianity’s only rival as a world religion in the vigour and range of its geographical spread.

It springs ultimately from the same roots as Christianity, the tribal cultures of the Semitic peoples of the Near East. It is akin both to Christianity and its source, Judaism, in asserting that there is only one God.

D.B. MacDonald is the author of The Religious Attitude & Life in Islam ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published ) and The Development of Musl 5/5(1). Books on Islam. A collection of hand-selected books on Islam, chosen on the basis of apparent usefulness and quality. ReligionFacts does not necessarily endorse the contents of these books.

All are available for purchase on - click book images for details. General Books and Introductions to Islam; Books on Islamic Objects. ECPA Christian Book Award Winner (Non-Fiction)!Fifty years after his death, C. Lewis continues to inspire and fascinate millions.

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The first study employed the Ok Religious Attitude Scale (Islam); this study employs the Sahin-Francis Scale of Attitude toward Islam. Finally, in order to clarify the understanding of Islam in the present study, the analysis has been conducted among participants self-identifying as Sunni, as represented within the International Islamic Author: Mustafa Tekke, Leslie J.

Francis, Mandy Robbins. Islam also strongly encourages Muslims to adopt an attitude of forgiveness and forbearance in everyday life, even with strangers. The Quran states that the ideal mindset would enable a Muslim to forgive others instantly, be blind to faults and do good deeds even to those who wrong them.

The widely accepted objectives, based on the primary sources of Islam, are to protect faith, life, mind, family, and property. On the basis of the basic faith and universal religious practices, we comment finally on the specific issue of brain death as viewed by some contemporary Muslim by: 6.

The Qur’«n is a book which emphasizes ‘deed’ rather than ‘idea’. There are, however, men to whom it is not possible organically to assimilate an alien universe by re-living, as a vital process, that special type of inner experience on which religious faith ultimately rests. Moreover, the Cited by: Some ordinary American converts also have had a say about real life experience, and some of these are collected in a book by the mother of such a convert; Daughters of Another Path by Carol L.

Anway. One woman, quoted in the book [5], spoke about her change in attitude towards marriage and family life after converting to Islam.

“I became. Religious beliefs. Einstein used many labels to describe his religious views, including "agnostic", "religious nonbeliever" and a "pantheistic" believer in "Spinoza's God".Einstein believed the problem of God was the "most difficult in the world"—a question that could not be answered "simply with yes or no.".

Our empirical research, among Christian, Muslim and Hindu college students in Tamil Nadu, focuses on the possible impact of personal religious attitude, contextual religious attitude, and the value of human dignity, on the perception of right to life in the face of death penalty, euthanasia, Author: Francis-Vincent Anthony, Carl Sterkens.

Psychology of religion consists of the application of psychological methods and interpretive frameworks to the diverse contents of religious traditions as well as to both religious and irreligious individuals. The extraordinary range of methods and frameworks can be helpfully summed up regarding the classic distinction between the natural-scientific and human-scientific approaches.

Religious texts are texts related to a religious tradition. They differ from literary texts by being a compilation or discussion of beliefs, mythologies, ritual practices, commandments or laws, ethical conduct, spiritual aspirations, and for creating or fostering a religious community.

The relative authority of religious texts develops over time and is derived from the ratification. As aids in interpreting the religious system of the Koran we have: first, the so-called "Traditions", which are supposed to contain supplementary teachings and doctrine of Mohammed, a very considerable part of which, however, is decidedly spurious; second, the consensus of the doctors of Islam represented by the most celebrated imâms, the.

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Child Education In Islam, The Rights Of Children In Islam, A Message to Every Youth. Religious naturalism (RN) combines a naturalist worldview with perceptions and values commonly associated with this, “religious” is understood in general terms, separate from established traditions, in designating feelings and concerns (e.g.

gratitude, wonder, humility, compassion) that are often described as spiritual or religious.From this it is clear that every religious creed must have two fundamental elements. Firstly, it must affirm the absolute unity of the Transcendent; and secondly, it must affirm the existence of a way of life which reflects this unity and assists mankind to draw near to it.

In the context of Islam, this creed is calledFile Size: 8MB.Pi’s introduction to Islam comes at the hands of the second Mr. Kumar, this one a baker and a Muslim.

As the priest does with Catholicism, Mr. Kumar introduces Islam as a religion of love—although he calls it “the Beloved.” Islam transforms Pi’s perception of the world.