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|Marlo Thomas Robert Schuller I think the greatest taboos in America are faith and |
failure. Michael Malone A retired teacher from Suffolk has lost her fight to have
the word 'fail' replaced by 'deferred success' in schools. She argued many ...
|My reason nourishes my faith and my faith my reason. Norman Cousins In the |
affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the want of it. Benjamin ...
Mason Cooley I think the greatest taboos in America are faith and failure. Michael
|because the confluence of factors sketched here has made it a virtual taboo to |
question American support for Israel. ... In time, educated Americans may well
think of Palestinians in much the same manner they today think of black South
Africans or African ... a common one.11 The great historic failure of Arab
nationalist regimes such as Nasser's was their inability to recognize this basic
fact; today, indeed, ...
|Presents a groundbreaking investigation into the origins of morality at the core of religion and politics, offering scholarly insight into the motivations behind cultural clashes that are polarizing America.|
|I do not think that one can honestly reply 'Yes' to this question. It is not as simple |
as that. In the first place, faith appears in two quite distinct aspects: an intellectual,
dogmatic aspect, involving assent to a creed and a gospel; ... And America is also
more religious than Europe. ... They talked at great length about the blackout cast
over the brutal reality of death, which the flourishing funeral industry of their ...
One can indeed say that there is a taboo on this subject, with all the ambivalence
|Still, it was there, and it's interesting that the great Spanish and Dutch periods |
more or less corresponded with their country's power ... Most Americans greet the
visitor with the statement that it's all falling apart. Very, very quickly. But if one
probes more deeply, one finds, in fact, that there is a much deeper faith, and
indeed a certain relish in the largeness of the problems. ... I think what has
caused it is the terrible danger of atomic destruction, and the failure on the whole
to master our ...
|Whereas many local church leaders live primarily within the confines of their faith |
community, their church members live in a world of religious ... The principal
cause for the onset of nominalism is the church's failure to disciple those who
have ... This is especially the case where the Great Commission to go into all the
world and make disciples is reduced to an ... Systematic theology, as this has
developed academically, has little relevance to Native Americans, who think
about God first ...
|Still, Russia in 2006 ranks with Haiti and Zimbabwe as the places with the worst |
quality of life in the world!16 Recovery from ... Their thinking was entirely
prescientifk. Magic involved a faith in nature's order but that order used causality
in delusional ways. ... The tribal members learned to obey taboos because they
observed the sometimes fatal consequences. ... Parents had rank which was not
lost after death.19 The Spanish, who by sword and disease decimated South
|Since she has no experience of “great crimes,” she has concentrated all her |
righteousness against sex, which she believes ... But her love for the vigorous,
young American, Stephen Lassiter, brings her to a confrontation between her
desire for freedom ... However, Lucy is “unable to discard the superstitious sense
of taboo under which she had been reared” in order to marry ... In this
atmosphere of frustration, failure and guilt, the law of morality takes precedence
over the spirit of love.
|certain elementary knowledge Is required by the American Medical College |
Association. ... J. M. Aikin believes that our failure to benefit unsatisfactory cases
referred to the domain of neurology and psychiatry is more chargeable to the
profession ... A difficulty to contend with is the professional apathy, fear and taboo
with which the whole subject is so commonly regarded. ... Yet we have only to
think it is the same with light, heat, cbemism, etc., to see how fallacious such
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