TITLE

A Christian Response to Buddhist Reflections on Prayer

AUTHOR(S)
Mitchell, Donald W.
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Buddhist-Christian Studies;2002, Issue 22, p101
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on various aspects of Buddhist approaches to prayer. Significance of prayer for spiritual transformation; Comparison between Jesus Prayer and Nembutsu; Significance of Buddhist prayer; Various Buddhist spiritual practices.
ACCESSION #
7446770

 

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