Home » Unity Candles » Paradise and Paradigm: Key Symbols in Persian Christianity and the Baha’i Faith (Studies in the Babi and Baha’i Religions, V. 10)
"The Unіty саnԁle celebration is often part of a wedding сeremоny wһere the particіpants wish to іncluԁe a pubӏic ԁisplaу of tһeir love and ѕentiment. It's a wonԁerful concept and beautifuӏӏy communicates what iѕ reallу һappening right there in front of uѕ. Since the υnitу candӏe іs a symbolic ԁisplay оf a couple's newly formeԁ union it does not take placе until aftеr the repeating of the νows and thе exchange оf rings; not until the individuals have actυally become a couple. It genегallу is one of thе very lаѕt tһings to happen, just bеfore thе pronouncement and іntroduction."
Paradise and Paradigm: Key Symbols in Persian Christianity and the Baha’i Faith (Studies in the Babi and Baha’i Religions, V. 10)
|Today Best Deals !|
Shop early and save on watch gifts sets for the outdoor enthusiast. Explore an assortment of Wenger Swiss. Deal of the Day:Satin Halter Dress Tulle Mini Train Prom Bridesmaid Holiday Formal Gown Junior Plus Size, Large, Black. . Buy Now >>
- In a novel approach that the author terms “symbolic paradigm analysis,” Paradise and Paradigm offers a “theoretically modular” systematic comparison of two “Persian” religions: early Syriac Christianity as the foundation of the East Syrian “Church of the East” (the Nestorian Church of Persia) and the Baha’i Faith, a new world religion.
- The author compares the hymns of the greatest poet of early Christianity, Saint Ephrem the Syrian, and the richly imagistic writings of the founder of the Baha’i religion, Baha’u'llah.
- The book employs an original analytic technique in the creation of “symbolic profiles” constructed on Ninian Smart’s dimensional model of religion.
- As Buck skillfully demonstrates, formal similarities between any two religions are best comprehended in terms of paradigmatic differences, which nuance all parallels through a process of symbolic transformation.
- Buck also shows the communal reflexivity of paradise imagery in representing the ideal faith-community in both traditions.
Share This Product :
Related Products :
Low List Price Bridal Wedding Tiara Princess Rhinestone Flower Crown Headband Reviewed by admin on . Great products and best selling FEATURED Show your charming with the lovely Chain Celebrate your special day feeling like a queen 100% brand new and high quality Beautiful and special design Material: Rhinestone & Alloy Features: Show your charming with the lovely ChainCelebrate your special day feeling like a... Rating: 5