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The Profits of Religion

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Published by Synergy International of the Americas, Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic History,
  • Economics - Theory,
  • Sociology of Religion,
  • Business & Economics-Economic History,
  • Business & Economics-Economics - Theory,
  • Social Science / Sociology of Religion,
  • Politics / Current Events

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9208632M
    ISBN 109998136458
    ISBN 109789998136458

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homepage; Index of The Profits of Religion; Previous part (3) Next part (5) for ye have received your consolation!--Verily, I say unto you, that a rich man shall hardly enter into the kingdom of Heaven!--Woe unto you also, you lawyers!--Ye serpents, ye4/5. In religion, a prophet is an individual who is regarded as being in contact with a divine being and is said to speak on that entity's behalf, serving as an intermediary with humanity by delivering messages or teachings from the supernatural source to other people.

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