James Baldwin's Understanding of God: Overwhelming Desire

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The call of the Boas school for thorough field research and disciplined inductive analysis has been heeded; but its fruits, insofar as religious studies are concerned, have been reaped by others less inhibited theoretically. The faith continued to spread after Calvin's death in 1563. While Catholicism is obviously the true religion - anyone can see that - it is accepted that the State will sometimes have to accommodate other faiths and that it is wrong to force people to be Catholics.

Pages: 222

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 2014 edition (September 18, 2014)

ISBN: 1137454334

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