Vocabulary for the Study of Religion

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Abstract: Worship denotes acts and attitudes of homage to gods and other religious entities. Four issues shape the term’s usage. First is its application to acts directed toward both gods and other en…

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David Bains, “Worship”, in: Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, General Editors Robert A. Segal, Kocku Von Stuckrad. Consulted online on 03 February 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004249707_vsr_COM_00000524>
First published online: 2016

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