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The World"s Wisdom

Sacred Texts of the World"s Religions

by Philip Novak

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Published by HarperOne .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages448
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Open LibraryOL7280062M
ISBN 100060663421
ISBN 109780060663421

Friends of the World Wisdom Bible help in three ways: by raising funds to purchase copies of The World Wisdom Bible to be placed next to Gideon Bibles wherever they are found, by disseminating copies of The World Wisdom Bible in their local communities, and extending our global outreach through word of mouth and social media.   The book of Proverbs is perhaps the best place in the Bible to learn of biblical wisdom. Proverbs speaks of both biblical knowledge and wisdom: “The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, / but fools despise wisdom and instruction.”.

  In our ever-busier world, where the demands of the moment keep us lurching from one task or crisis to the next, it can be difficult to take a moment and reflect on the most important things in life. The Essential Wisdom of the World’s Greatest Thinkers helps us Brand: Fall River Press. This extraordinary book is an essential collection of the world's most profound and enlightening wisdom - a world Bible for our time - containing sacred readings from Buddhist, Hindu, Confucian, Taoist, Jewish, Christian, Islamic, and primal religion sources. Like his mentor Huston Smith, gifted teacher and author Philip Novak sees religious traditions as the distilled wisdom Cited by:

the wisdom books “Wisdom” is a convenient umbrella term to designate the Books of Job, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes (Qoheleth), Wisdom, and Sirach (Ecclesiasticus). Two other books are often associated with them: Psalms, a collection of mostly devotional lyrics, and the Song of Songs, a collection of love poems. Wisdom is a wild female Laysan is the oldest confirmed wild bird in the world as well as the oldest banded bird in the world.. Biography. Wisdom hatched in or around In , at the estimated age of five, she was tagged by scientists at the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge for study, but then returned to the wild rather than being kept in for: World's oldest wild bird;, World's oldest .


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