Call to Compassion: Religious Perspectives on Animal by N / A,Anthony J. Nocella II,Lisa Kemmerer

By N / A,Anthony J. Nocella II,Lisa Kemmerer

overlaying doctrine and the lived adventure of the world’s spiritual practitioners, name to Compassion is a suite of stirring and passionate essays at the position of animals in the philosophical, cultural, and daily milieus of non secular practices either historical and glossy. From Hinduism, Buddhism, and Daoism, during the Abrahamic traditions, to modern Wiccan and local American spirituality, name to Compassion charts the advanced methods we engage with the realm round us.

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