The Book of Miracles: The Meaning of the Miracle Stories in Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Hinduism and Islam

The Book of Miracles The Meaning of the Miracle Stories in Christianity Judaism Buddhism Hinduism and Islam For the first time in a single volume Kenneth Woodward presents both the familiar and obscure miracle stories of the great saints sages and spiritual masters of Christianity Judaism Buddhism Hin

  • Title: The Book of Miracles: The Meaning of the Miracle Stories in Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Hinduism and Islam
  • Author: Kenneth L. Woodward
  • ISBN: 9780743200295
  • Page: 337
  • Format: Paperback
  • For the first time in a single volume, Kenneth Woodward presents both the familiar and obscure miracle stories of the great saints, sages, and spiritual masters of Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Hinduism, and Islam and explains their meaning in the context of the sacred scriptures of each tradition The Book of Miracles charts a journey from ancient to modern For the first time in a single volume, Kenneth Woodward presents both the familiar and obscure miracle stories of the great saints, sages, and spiritual masters of Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Hinduism, and Islam and explains their meaning in the context of the sacred scriptures of each tradition The Book of Miracles charts a journey from ancient to modern from the Prophet Muhammad s healing of the sick and the workings of Moses, Elijah, and Elisha to those of the Lubavitcher rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson and the female Hindu sat guru Ammachi In bringing together stories of the Talmudic wonder workers, the first Christian hermits, early Sufi mystics, Muslim ascetics and martyrs, and the most revered Hindu and Buddhist saints, Woodward illuminates both the striking similarities and significant differences in each tradition s understanding of the miraculous.
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    • Dave says:

      This was an incredible book. I've been fascinated for quite some time with other religions and whether or not miracles happen outside of Christianity. After reading this book, I was amazed to see the devotion of individuals to their faith and just as amazing, how they performed miracles to "their" god, by simply asking. It's interesting to hear christians claim that God only works for the good of those who believe in the "son" that died and rose again, yet there are so many individuals that don' [...]

    • Cheryl says:

      Analysis of miracle stories across religions, how they intersect and how they differ. Fairly objective and free of judgment. Interesting interpretation, will likely be nice to refer to here and there - so I could see coming back to it.

    • Dodi says:

      Very interesting survey of miracles in the major religions. Placing in the miracles in the context of the faith is very helpful.

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