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TITLEReligion in a Secular Age: The search for final meaning
AUTHOR 1John Cogley
DATE_THIS1968
PAGE_RANGE118
PUB_THISPall Mall Press
CITY_THISLondon
ABSTRACT1-sentence mention from Part 3, "The Religious Response to Modernity."
 
CONTENT
... new religions, for example Bahá'í, a syncretistic faith that upholds a high standard of ethical conduct, respects the central spiritual significance of all major religious figures, and rejects particularistic dogmas, like most Asian religions; but Bahá'í also proclaims its own essential harmony with science, upholds the equal rights of men and women, insists on universal education, rejects asceticism and monasticism, and supports the creation of a universal language...
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