Zarathushtra-The Revolutionary Iranian Prophet And First Philosopher In History
There was a time when the philosophy of oneness, one entity and one universal power emerged out of the polytheistic teachings.
How Lady Bible Hunters Made the Victorian Era's Most Stunning Scriptural Find
Scottish twins Agnes and Margaret Smith were the last people you’d expect to discover one of the earliest known copies of the gospels, but in a dusty closet...
The Origins Of Voodoo, The Misunderstood Religion
For many, the word ‘Voodoo’ conjures up images of magical dolls with pins stuck in them to inflict pain on one’s enemies and the resurrection of the dead as zombies. These images are the result of the...
History of religions
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History of religions - Faith Versus Facts: A Brief History of Christmas
Among the pagan religions this had long been the month to celebrate and practice the works of darkness. The pagan calendar identified this period as the ...
Jane Schaberg
Jane Dewar Schaberg (1938 - April 17, 2012) was the Professor of Religious Studies and of Women's Studies at the University of Detroit Mercy from 1977 through 2009.
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Joseph Klausner
Joseph Gedaliah Klausner (Hebrew: יוסף גדליה קלוזנר‎; August 20, 1874 – October 27, 1958), was a Jewish historian and professor of Hebrew Literature. He was the chief redactor of the Encycloped...
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Tor Andrae
Tor Julius Efraim Andræ ([ˌtuːr anˈdreː]; 9 July 1885, Vena – 24 February 1947, Linköping) was a Swedish scholar of comparative religion and bishop of Linköping from 1936.Coming from a clerical family...
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History of religions
The history of religion refers to the written record of human religious experiences and ideas. This period of religious history begins with the invention of writing about 5,200 years ago (3200 BCE). T...
Trojan Horse
The Trojan Horse is a tale from the Trojan War about the subterfuge that the Greeks used to enter the city of Troy and win the war. In the canonical version, after a fruitless 10-year siege, the Greek...
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Ioan P. Culianu
Ioan Petru Culianu or Couliano (5 January 1950 – 21 May 1991) was a Romanian historian of religion, culture, and ideas, a philosopher and political essayist, and a short story writer. He served ...
Joseph Kitagawa
Joseph Mitsuo Kitagawa (1915–1992) was a Japanese American professor emeritus of University of Chicago and former dean of its Divinity School, known for his work in the history of religions, particula...
Zaynab bint ʿUmar b. al-Kindī
Zainab Bint ‘Umar Bin Kindi (d.699 Hijri) was a female muhaddith in 13th century Damascus and Baalbek. She is most noted for being the most prominent "shaykha" or teacher of the Muslim scholar and his...
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Warren H. Carroll
Warren H. Carroll (March 24, 1932 – July 17, 2011) was a leading Roman Catholic historian and author and the founder of Christendom College.
The son of Herbert Allen Carroll and regional writer Gl...
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Kirsopp Lake
Kirsopp Lake (7 April 1872 – 10 November 1946) was a New Testament scholar and Winn Professor of Ecclesiastical History at Harvard Divinity School. He had an uncommon breadth of inter...
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Demetrios Constantelos
Demetrios J. Constantelos is a researcher in Byzantology and a professor emeritus of history and religious studies at Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, Pomona, NJ. He was born in Spilia, Messeni...
Alain Le Boulluec
Alain Le Boulluec (born 1941) is a contemporary French patristics scholar working mainly in the sphere of Clement of Alexandria and of Origen of Alexandria.Le Boulluec is the Director Emeritus of Stud...
Dimitri Obolensky
Sir Dimitri Obolensky FBA (St Petersburg 19 March/1 April 1918 – Burford, Oxfordshire 23 December 2001) was a Russian-born historian who settled in Britain and became Professor of Russian and Balkan H...
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