By Giordan, Guiseppe Giordan
This book's chapters check the character of conversion and current info on particular convertion kinds, stories, and theories together with such issues as heroes, semiotics, new cities, pilgrimages, the recent Age, kin between Catholics, Afro-Brazilians, and Protestants in Brazil, re-conversionist events, Soka Gakkai, and the LDS church.
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Thus, journeying in holistic spirituality takes on a life of its own, where conversion is a continual process of seeking but with no necessary ambitions to find a terminus, an arrival point where the designation “convert” is to be declared. In these forms of spirituality, passports are not required for entries and exits in religious territories whose boundaries are crossed with disregard for the social implications their trespass might occasion. Its travelers are exempt from such demands to declare their affiliations and to choose their citizenships.
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Conversion in the Age of Pluralism (Religion and the Social Order) by Giordan, Guiseppe Giordan