TITLE

Language & enlightenment

AUTHOR(S)
Partridge, Gail
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Reform Magazine;Jun2011, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's insights regarding the growth of the concept of Trinity in many faith traditions. The author cites that most of the world's religions have used the device of a Trinity to grisps with the mystery of God. He notes that the Trinity symbolizes Father, Son and Holy Spirit. He suggests that the trinity is a device an ancient as the human race itself tries to describe the indescribable.
ACCESSION #
69705473

 

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