Prayer

Pages: 408
Subject: Religion
Imprint: Oneworld
Illustrations: black & white illustrations

Prayer

A Study in the History and Psychology of Religion

Friedrich Heiler

This text explores the central role of prayer in the history and psychology of religion through the ages, from ancient indigenous prayer rituals to large-scale public worship. It includes coverage of prayer in philosophy, mysticism, in prophetic religion and in public worship.
Paperback
9781851681433 (25 Sep 1997)
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The Book

This text explores the central role of prayer in the history and psychology of religion through the ages, from ancient indigenous prayer rituals to large-scale public worship. It includes coverage of prayer in philosophy, mysticism, in prophetic religion and in public worship.

Additional Information

Subject Religion
Pages 408
Imprint Oneworld
Illustrations black & white illustrations

 

About the Author

Friedrich Heiler was a German scholar of religion, writing during and after the First World War. He was a major player in the move to ecunmenicism.