Man Made God: A Collection of Essays by Barbara G. Walker,D.M. Murdock,Acharya S

By Barbara G. Walker,D.M. Murdock,Acharya S

"Man Made God" contains a chain of attention-grabbing articles from the writer of the vintage best-seller "The Woman's Encyclopedia of Myths and Secrets." remarkable autonomous pupil of comparative faith and mythology Barbara G. Walker takes us via a riveting trip again in time to while the Goddess and her consort/son governed very best, into the period whilst the patriarchy usurped Her worship, correct as much as Barbara's personal own event being raised a Christian.

In this outstanding assortment, Walker turns a severe eye towards:

• faith as titanic business
• Religion's results on children
• The Bible as a "moral consultant" and "history"
• Biblical infallibility
• The doctrine of "original sin"
• The biblical angle in the direction of sexuality
• God as "Father"
• Church doctrine relating to women
• Church heritage vis-à-vis the darkish a long time, Inquisition, and e-book- and witch-burning
• Christian afterlife traditions
• conventional Christian origins
• and lots more and plenty more…

A fabulous exposé of the lengthy misplaced background of non secular ideology, together with goddess worship, and a scathing indictment of the male-dominated cultus, this frank and unparalleled research unveils mysteries that experience at a loss for words mankind for millennia and unravels harmful non secular ideologies which have been plaguing humanity for both long.

Barbara G. Walker can be the writer of "The Woman's Dictionary of Symbols and Sacred Objects," "The Crone," "Feminist Fairy Tales," "The booklet of Sacred Stones," and different superb works.

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