|Contributions||Christian Evidence Society.|
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Get this from a library! Strivings for the faith: a series of lectures.. [Christian Evidence Society.;]. 16 Strivings for God: The New Psychology of Religious Experiences, Steven Reiss. Macon: Mercer University Press, Summary: A new psychology of religious experience that argues that religions enjoy such a wide embrace because they offer repeated opportunities to satisfy sixteen basic motivations or “strivings” common to all human beings. St. Augustine of Hippo in The . The 16 Strivings for God: The New Psychology of Religious Experiences. by. Steven Reiss. Rating details 20 ratings 5 reviews. This ground-breaking work will change the way we understand religion. Period. Previous scholars such as Freud, James, Durkheim, and Maslow did not successfully identify the essence of religion as fear of death, mysticism, sacredness, communal 4/5. Strivings Within takes the reader from a pain-filled and confusing experience to enlightenment hope and purpose. It is very difficult for the Christian to reconcile the experience of intense anxiety to the life of faith. That can’t happen until the sufferer realizes Reviews:
16 Strivings for God, Steven Reiss. Macon: Mercer University Press, Summary: A new psychology of religious experience that argues that religions enjoy such a wide embrace because they offer repeated opportunities to satisfy sixteen basic motivations or “strivings” common to all human beings. St. Augustine of Hippo in The Confessions wrote, “Thou has made us for thyself, O Lord, . Page 2 of 6. More Books. After the Egyptian and Indian, the Greek and Roman, the Teuton and Mongolian, the Negro is a sort of seventh son, born with a veil, and gifted with second-sight in this American world, --a world which yields him no true self-consciousness, but only lets him see himself through the revelation of the other world. Your striving for the faith of the gospel will not be exactly like any one else's. Don't be paralyzed in your imagination by comparing yourself with others. Dream your own dream. God wills for you to strive for the faith of the gospel—to do something with effort and discipline and endurance to promote the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ. LibriVox recording of The Souls of Black Folk by W.E.B Du Bois read and performed by toriasuncle.. The Souls of Black Folk is a well-known work of African-American literature by activist W.E.B. Du Bois. The book, published in , contains several essays on race, some of which had been previously published in Atlantic Monthly magazine. Du Bois drew from his own experiences to develop this.
"Strivings Within" is a book that relates the author's personal journey of living with Panic Disorder and OCD. The book is divided into three parts: Part One describes the author's personal experience of what it's like to live with these disorders and the initial fear that they stirred up in regard to her faith/5(7). Strivings Within – The OCD Christian by Mitzi VanCleve. My rating: 4 of 5 stars. The first third of this book details Mitzi’s experience of the onset of her Anxiety Disorder/OCD. It is a look into the terrified thinking of a person who has been subjected to this debilitating illness. The last portion details methods and medications she has used to help her attain control of her mind. Strivings of the Negro People has wrought sad havoc with the courage and faith and deeds of eight thousand people, has sent them often wooing false gods and invoking false means of salvation. Strivings Within takes the reader through the personal journey of the author as she shares her transparent account of her struggle with Anxiety Disorders. This book will resonate with those who suffer from OCD in such a way that they will feel as though Mitzi has written some of their own story.