This guide to the religious landscape in the United States provides the 'absolute essentials' on the various groups, denominations, leaders, writings, and more. Among the features included are...
• clear definitions that include terminology unique to certain groups and individuals
• key details about beliefs, doctrines, and origins
• extensive cross-referencing
• Web site addresses for further research
The great breadth of topics within this volume makes it the perfect starting point for finding out anything you need to know about today’s religious groups, denominations, sects, and cults. Ideal for both students and scholars.
A Rapid-Reference Directory of Religion and Spirituality in America.