Sökning: "Christianity"

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  1. 1. ”Jag försökte döpa om mig själv i badkaret” : En religionspsykologisk fallstudie av Anton Lundholms självbiografi ”Välkommen in i min garderob,” där copingstrategier undersöks i hans process att förena sin frireligiositet och homosexualitet.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Jens Gunnarsson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Homosexuality; Christianity; Conflict; Coping; Pargament;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this study is to examine the coping strategies used in Anton Lundholm’s autobiography “Välkommen in i min garderob” (“Welcome into my closet”) (2017) in his attempt to unite his Christian faith with his homosexuality. The further aim of the study is to contribute knowledge to Christian communities on how they can counter individuals that struggle with uniting these identities. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Frimurarna och religionen : En religionssociologisk studie av Svenska Frimurare Ordens plats i det samtida religiösa landskapet

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Författare :Dina Bentelid; Olle Tellqvist; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Freemasonry; Christianity; religion; definition of religion; sociology of religion; western esotericism; Svenska Frimurare Orden; frimureri; kristendom; religion; religionsdefinition; religionssociologi; västerländsk esoterism;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this study is to situate the locus of the Swedish branch of freemasonry, Svenska Frimurare Orden, in the contemporary religious landscape. The research questions are as follows: On what grounds can the Swedish branch of freemasonry be considered religious? If the Swedish branch of freemasonry is considered religious, how does it fit into the contemporary society among the plethora of new religious movements? In regard to the first question, a definition of religion is required, thus Bruce Lincoln’s theory with four domains of religion is used to decide to what extent the Swedish branch of freemasonry can be described as a religion or a religious movement. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The Core-based Worldview model

    Magister-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Edwin Oldfield; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Worldview; ethics; model; worldview-model; worldview model; worldview; method of worldviews; Religion; Christianity; Hinduism; Islam; Philosophy; Kierkegaard; Nietzsche; Philosophy of Religion; Edwin; Oldfield; Worldview differentiation; Purusartha; Belief; Representationism; Interpretationism; Dispositonalism; Virtue; Världsbild; Livsåskådning; Tros- och livsåskådningsvetenskap; Religionsfilosofi; etik; filosofi; Edwin; Oldfield; Kierkegaard; Nietzsche; Purusartha; Världsbildsdifferentiering; Tro; Representationism; Interpretationism; Dispositionalism; Dygd;

    Sammanfattning : This essay starts at the proposition that there is not yet a satisfying way to differentiate between different worldviews. Although many attempts have been made, they fail in ways that are difficult to pinpoint. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Sju & de abrahamitiska religionerna : Ett heligt tal?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Författare :Yazan Al Abdalla; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Seven; Abrahamic; Religions; Judaism; Christianity; Islam; Sunnah; Intertextuality;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract   Purpose: The study focuses on the number seven in Judaism, Christianity and Islam. The purpose of this essay was to find out where in the Holy Scriptures and traditions the number seven can be found and also to understand what purpose the number have in these religions. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Race and Religion : The Construction of Race in a Pro-Nazi Christian Association in Interwar Sweden

    Magister-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Gustaf Forsell; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Sweden; interwar period; pro-Nazism; race; Christianity; liberal theology; völkisch ideology; Sveriges Religiösa Reformförbund;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to scrutinize how Sveriges Religiösa Reformförbund (Swedish Association of Religious Reform), a pro-Nazi Christian association in interwar Sweden, constructed the concept of race during the years 1929–1940. Using hermeneutic content analysis and a theoretical approach based on “biopolitics” and “political theology,” I examine the construction during three identified periods: 1929–1933, 1934–1937, 1938–1940. LÄS MER