Religion and Human Nature by Keith Ward

By Keith Ward

What do the good global religions say concerning the soul and its final future? This publication, the 3rd in Keith Ward's magisterial tetralogy on comparative faith, provides the ideals of six significant traditions approximately human nature, easy methods to immortality, and the top of the realm. It bargains a massive philosophical research of ideals in reincarnation and the resurrection of the physique. ultimately it constructs a Christian interpretation, within the mild of clinical wisdom and a world non secular worldview.

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