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Saints and Virtues (Comparative Studies in Religion and Society #2)

John Stratton Hawley (Editor)


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This book explores a larger family of saints—those celebrated not just by Christianity but by other religious traditions of the world: Muslim, Hindu, Jewish, Buddhist, Confucian, African, and Caribbean. The essays show how saints serve as moral exemplars in the communities that venerate them.

University of California Press, 9780520061637, 352pp.

Publication Date: September 14, 1987