In this systematic and accessible analysis, Harold Coward carefully explores the scriptures - written and spoekn - of six major world faiths. He examines their interpretation, their role in devotion and education, and their relationships with each other.
Harold Coward is the Director of the Centre for Studies in Religion and Society at the University of Victoria. Author and Editor of nearly forty books, he is well-kown expert in the fields of Hinduism, philosophy and comparative religion and a Fellow of the Roya Society of Canada.
1. Scripture In Judaism 1 2. Scripture in Christianity 34 3. Scripture in Islam 81 4. Scripture in Hinduism 105 5. Scripture in Sikhism 130 6. Scripture in Buddhism 138 7. Scripture and the future of religions 159