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Author Langs, Robert, 1928-

Title Beyond Yahweh and Jesus : bringing death's wisdom to faith, spirituality, and psychoanalysis / Robert Langs
Published Lanham, Md. : Jason Aronson, [2008]


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Description xvii, 201 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Prologue: My appointment in Samara -- The first question and God's answer -- The first question and Eve's answer -- Death anxiety and divine wisdom -- Augustine's version of Adam's sin -- Eve's motives -- Cain and Abel -- Augustine's reliving of the sin of Cain -- The failure to master death anxiety : Yahweh -- Resolving death anxiety : Jesus Christ -- The failure of religious beliefs -- Why psychoanalysis failed religion -- The future of religious and secular spirituality
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-196) and index
Subject Death -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Death -- Psychological aspects.
Psychoanalysis and religion.
LC no. 2007021620
ISBN 9780765705310 cloth alkaline paper
0765705311 cloth alkaline paper
9780765705327 paperback alkaline paper
076570532X paperback alkaline paper