Opening the doors of wonder : reflections on religious rites of passage / Arthur J. Magida.

Exploring rites of passage in America by sifting through the accounts of influential thinkers who experienced them, this book explains underlying theologies, evolution, and practice of Jewish bar and bat mitzvahs, Christian confirmations, Hindu sacred thread ceremonies, Muslim shahadas and Zen jukai...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Magida, Arthur J., (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2006.
Online Access:CONNECT