Personal Religion among the Greeks

Leather/Fine Binding | January 4, 1984

byAndre-Jean Festugiere

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The author discerns two distinct currents of personal religion, which he illustrates through striking instances of faith on the part of individual Greeks: popular piety, or the indirect approach to God through saints, idols, and images as intermediaries; and reflective piety, which seeks direct and immediate union with God himself.

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The author discerns two distinct currents of personal religion, which he illustrates through striking instances of faith on the part of individual Greeks: popular piety, or the indirect approach to God through saints, idols, and images as intermediaries; and reflective piety, which seeks direct and immediate union with God himself.

Format:Leather/Fine BindingDimensions:186 pagesPublished:January 4, 1984Publisher:Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated

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ISBN - 10:0313232091

ISBN - 13:9780313232091

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