History of God
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- On : Dec 06, 2006
Ok here is the deal
- Grab the book closest to you.
- Open to page 123, scroll down to the 5th sentence
- Post the text of next 3 sentences on your blog
- Name of the book and the author
- Tag 3 People
Now, please allow me to do my home work …
Book : History of God
Author : Karen Armstrong
History of God – The situation of the Jews in the Islamic empire, where there was no anti-Semitic persecution, was far happier and they had
no need of this Ashkenazi pietism. They were evolving a new type of Judaism, however, as a response to Muslim
developments. Just as the Jewish Faylasufs had attempted to explain the God of the Bible philosophically, other Jews tried
to give their God a mystical, symbolic interpretation. At first these mystics constituted only a tiny minority.
I know you want me to paste more don’t you ?
Sorry for exceeding my quota but I’m interested to know what’s their picks are going to be..
[tags] history, god, books, tagging [/tags]