Handbook of Denominations in the United States, 14th Edition

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Abingdon Press #ad - It contains descriptions of over 200 distinct Christian denominations as well as overviews of the several major Christian traditions to which they belong—based on shared historical and theological roots and commitments. The purpose of this handbook is to provide accurate and objective information about the most significant Christian traditions and denominations in the United States today.

. The information for each denomination has been provided by the religious organizations themselves and focuses on the denominations' doctrines, statistics, and histories. The book has been made more useful and manageable by moving very small groups into broader articles while giving more detail and description to the large and influential denominations.

Handbook of Denominations in the United States, 14th Edition #ad - The handbook of denominations in the United States has long been the gold standard for reference works about religious bodies in America. The 14th edition is completely updated with current statistics, new denominations, and recent trends.

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Denominations Comparison

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Rose Publishing #ad - Denominations comparison pamphlet is an excellent source for pastors and teachers who want to present denominational beliefs in a concise and focused manner. The bestselling denominations comparison pamphlet is a glossy, Jesus, easy-to-use comparison chart that provides a side-by-side format that compares what 12 Christian denominations believe about God, the Trinity, and other key areas.

. The “family tree of denominations” diagram reveals the roots of today’s denominations and when they came into being. Denominational groups divided into liturgical and non-liturgical groups. Fits inside most Bible covers. Denominational comparisons include: catholic, anglican, Methodist, Congregational, Lutheran, Churches of Christ, Adventist, Anabaptist, Baptist, Presbyterian, Orthodox, Presbyterian, and Pentecostal churches.

Denominations Comparison #ad - Size: 8. 5"x 5. 5" unfolds to 33" long. Each denomination believes in the deity of christ and the importance of Scripture, so how are the groups different? The Denominations Comparison fold-out chart contrasts how denominations differ as well as what they have in common. The pamphlet organizes the denominations comparisons in the order in which they came to be, first covering the six liturgical denominations followed by the six non-liturgical denominations.

The pamphlet also contains a 42-word glossary of words that are helpful to know and understand when exploring denominational differences.

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The Complete Guide to Christian Denominations: Understanding the History, Beliefs, and Differences

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Harvest House Publishers #ad - In addition to membership statistics, you'll find. A brief explanation of how the denomination begana short summary of its teaching on God, and other important topicsa quick overview of some of its distinctive characteristicsWhether you're looking for a new church or enriching your fellowship with believers from other traditions, the Bible, the church, you'll be much better prepared with this revised and expanded edition of The Complete Guide to Christian Denominations.

Learn about the leaders, teachings, and history of most of the church families in America. Do you ever wonder what the difference is between one denomination and another? Why are there so many kinds of Baptist or Presbyterian or Lutheran churches? Where do those names come from, anyway?You can find answers in this concise but comprehensive guide.

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Christianity, Cults & Religions

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Rose Publishing #ad - Christianity, cults and Religions the most up-to-date comparison chart from a Christian perspective available in print. Christianity, cults, cults and religions will help you know what you believe and why! This pamphlet compares the beliefs of 20 world religions, sects, and new religious groups side by side from a Christian point of view.

14 panels, fits inside most Bibles, 8. 5 x 5. 5 inches, unfolds to 38 inches long. The pamphlet's concise nature makes it easy to see and understand how the religions and cults differ as well as what they may have in common. This new 7th edition compares 2 more religious groups! no other side-by-Side Cults and Religions Chart Gives this Concise Information: A Brief Overview of the Beliefs of each Religious Group in 150 Words or Less.

Christianity, Cults & Religions #ad - . More groups than any other side-by-side comparison chart in print. Up to date. Religious groups compared in christianity, cults and religions buddhism hinduism islam shi'a islam sunni judaism kabbalah hare krishna nichiren shoshu buddhism nation of islam transcendental meditation tm bahá'í world Faith Christianity and Offshoots Compared in Christianity, Cults and Religions World Religions and Related Sects Compared in Christianity, Cults and Religions Wicca Scientology Dianetics The 14-panel Christianity, Cults and Religions Christianity Seventh-day Adventism Mormonism Latter-day Saints or Mormons Jehovah's Witnesses Christian Science Unification Church Sun Myung Moon Unity School of Christianity New Age Movement Other Groups Compared in Christianity, Cults & Religions Chart is an excellent way to teach the key beliefs and practices of biblical Christianity and how it compares to other religions and cults.

Ecpa platinum book award winner - over 1 million copies sold! Christianity, Cults and Religions is the Best-Selling Cults and Religions Comparison Chart. It helps you compare cults, sects, and religions.

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Christianity's Family Tree: What Other Christians Believe and Why

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Abingdon Press #ad - Adam hamilton presents a welcoming, inspiring vision of eight Christian denominations and faith traditions. Brian mclaren, author of a new kind of christian  In this wise and practical book, Adam Hamilton serves as a trusted guide to some of the rich diversity of Christian belief and practice. Read, learn, and be happy.

This book is excellent for individual reading or can be used as the small group study book for the Christianity's Family Tree DVD-based study. Adam hamilton is, in my opinion, a national treasure. Adam hamilton teaches us that we are far richer than we know, because the beauty and the fullness of the whole church is ours.

Christianity's Family Tree: What Other Christians Believe and Why #ad - It is a rare feat to acknowledge differences and distinctiveness appreciatively, and Hamilton does it with exceptional grace and insight. This book provides something truly unique—a kind of orientation to Christianity in its wide array of forms that not only educates but inspires. For each group, hamilton gives a brief history, outlines major beliefs, and describes some things we can learn from that tradition to strengthen our own Christian faith.

L. Comparing the christian family to our own extended families, he contends that each denomination has a unique, valuable perspective to offer on the Christian faith. He embodies the kind of generous orthodoxy so many of us have been dreaming of and praying for. Gregory jones, dean and professor of Theology, Duke Divinity School  I love this book.

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Religion in America

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Routledge #ad - Religion in America #ad - Christianity cults and religions Pamphlet Compare 18 World Religions and Cults at a Glance. Religion in america, 7th edition provides a comprehensive yet concise introduction to the changing religious landscape of the United States. Julia corbett-hemeyer presents the study of religion as a tool for developing appreciation of communities of faith other than one’s own and for understanding the dynamics at work in religion in the United States today.

Routledge. Extensively revised and updated to reflect current events and trends, this new edition continues to engage students in reflection about religious diversity.

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Handbook of Psychotherapy and Religious Diversity

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American Psychological Association #ad - The contributors provide information on the central beliefs and practices of the faith, describe how spiritual concerns may emerge in therapy, and offer guidelines for promoting trust and positive outcomes. Routledge. Christianity cults and religions Pamphlet Compare 18 World Religions and Cults at a Glance.

This book provides concrete guidance on how therapists can work effectively with clients from a variety of religious backgrounds. Many religious people distrust the idea of psychotherapy because they fear mental health professionals will misunderstand and pathologize their beliefs. Each chapter is devoted to a different religious denomination and is written by an author who is both a mental health professional and an expert on the tradition described.

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12 Major World Religions: The Beliefs, Rituals, and Traditions of Humanity's Most Influential Faiths

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Zephyros Press #ad - Christianity cults and religions Pamphlet Compare 18 World Religions and Cults at a Glance. For billions of people, having a religious belief system provides purpose in life. 12 major world religions offers an impartial look at where each of these belief systems intersects, how they differ, and why some have been―or are currently―misunderstood.

12 Major World Religions: The Beliefs, Rituals, and Traditions of Humanity's Most Influential Faiths #ad - Today’s world is one in which our understanding of world religions is both understatedly important, as well as increasingly complex. After many years exploring the foundations of various world religions, Jason Boyett has written this comprehensive, easy-to-understand exploration of the twelve major world religions through a meticulous, yet unbiased lens.

For some, religion serves as a guide for moral behavior. Routledge.

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So What's the Difference

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Bethany House Publishers #ad - Routledge. Completely revised and updated for the postmodern age, hinduism, new age, eastern orthodoxy, "how does orthodox biblical Christianity differ from other faiths?" Here Fritz Ridenour explains the basic tenets of Protestantism, Mormonism, Islam, nonjudgmental answers to the question, Buddhism, Roman Catholicism, So What's the Difference? gives you easy-to-understand, Christian Science, Jehovah's Witnesses, Judaism, and other religions and belief systems of the world.

You will also learn why relative thinking--the idea that there is no objective, absolute truth--has become the predominant mindset in our culture, and how you can respond. This bestselling guide will help you recognize the real differences between the Christian faith and other viewpoints and make it easier for you to explain and share your faith with others.

So What's the Difference #ad - Christianity cults and religions Pamphlet Compare 18 World Religions and Cults at a Glance.

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Skills for Effective Counseling: A Faith-Based Integration Christian Association for Psychological Studies Books

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IVP Academic #ad - These skills include perceiving, attending, validating emotion and empathic connection. Professors teaching within cacrep-accredited professional counseling programs will be able to connect specific material in the textbook to the latest CACREP Standards. Christianity cults and religions Pamphlet Compare 18 World Religions and Cults at a Glance.

But learning these skills is like learning a new language: it takes time and practice to communicate effectively, and lack of practice can lead to the loss of one's ability to use this new language. Anyone in a helping profession―including professional counselors, pastoral counselors, spiritual directors, chaplains and others―needs to develop effective communication skills.

Skills for Effective Counseling: A Faith-Based Integration Christian Association for Psychological Studies Books #ad - Routledge. Chapters include textbook features such as sample session dialogues, role plays and a variety of both in-class and out-of-class exercises and reflection activities that will engage various learning styles. Strategically interwoven throughout the chapters are special topics related to: multicultural counselingbiblical/theological applicationscurrent and seminal research related to microskillsdiagnostic and theoretical implicationsclinical tips for using skills in "real world" counseling settingsthe relevance of specific microskills to interpersonal relationships and broader ministry settings This textbook and the accompanying IVP Instructor Resources include all of the activities and assignments that an instructor might need to execute a graduate, undergraduate or lay course in foundational counseling skills.

Suitable for both beginning students and seasoned practitioners, Skills for Effective Counseling provides a biblically integrated approach to foundational counseling skills that trains the reader to use specific microskills.

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Substance Abuse Treatment and the Stages of Change, Second Edition: Selecting and Planning Interventions

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The Guilford Press #ad - Routledge. Group treatment chapter has been significantly revised. Expanded coverage of the change processes relevant to each stage. New to this edition *reflects the ongoing development of the stages-of-change model and research advances over the past decade. Christianity cults and religions Pamphlet Compare 18 World Religions and Cults at a Glance.

A widely adopted practitioner resource and course text, this book shows how to apply knowledge about behavior change in general -- and the stages-of-change model in particular -- to make substance abuse treatment more effective. See also group treatment for Substance Abuse, Second Edition, by Mary Marden Velasquez et al.

A manual for a group-based approach grounded in the transtheoretical model. The authors are leaders in the field who describe ways to tailor interventions for clients with varying levels of motivation or readiness to change. Chapter on stage-based brief interventions in health care, social service, and community settings.

Substance Abuse Treatment and the Stages of Change, Second Edition: Selecting and Planning Interventions #ad - They draw on cutting-edge theory and research on the transtheoretical model to explain what works and what doesn't work at different stages of change. Rich clinical examples illustrate the "whats, couples, " "whys, " and "how-tos" of using the stages-of-change model to inform treatment planning and intervention for individuals, groups, and families.

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