By Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore

Whether First Communion or bar mitzvah, spiritual traditions play a valuable function within the lives of many American young children. during this selection of essays, major students show for the 1st time how numerous religions interpret, reconstruct, and mediate their traditions to aid consultant young ones and their mom and dad in navigating the possibilities and demanding situations of yankee existence. The booklet examines ten religions, between different topics:
  • How the Catholic Church confronts the strain among its teachings approximately childrens and genuine practic
  • The Oglala Lakota's fight to maintain their non secular tradition
  • The effect of modernity on Hinduism

Only through discussing the original demanding situations confronted by means of all religions, and their fans, will we take step one towards a better figuring out for all of us.

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