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56 Topic Pages Found in Religion & Theology and starting with the letter P
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Open Paganism
Paganism

A form of spirituality generally characterized by a reverence for nature and a belief in the female divine principle in the form of a Goddess, as well

Paisley, Ian (1926 - 2014)

( pāz'lē ), 1926–2014, Northern Irish religious and political leader. For many years a leading protagonist of militant Protestantism against Roman

Open Pandora (Greek mythology)
Pandora (Greek mythology)

The first woman, and the cause of all mankind's woes – the nearest thing the Greek tradition has to the biblical Eve. The earliest story of her

Open Pantheism
Pantheism

( păn'thēĭzəm ) [Gr. pan=all, theos=God], name used to denote any system of belief or speculation that includes the teaching "God is all, and all is

Open Papacy
Papacy

( pā'pəsē ), office of the pope, head of the Roman Catholic Church. He is pope by reason of being bishop of Rome and thus, according to Roman Catholic

Papal States

Ital. Lo Stato della Chiesa, from 754 to 1870 an independent territory under the temporal rule of the popes, also called the States of the Church and

Paradise Lost

Poem by John Milton , published in 1667. A revised edition (1674) rearranged the 10 books as 12. Paradise Lost was begun in 1658 and completed in

Paris, Matthew (1200 - 1259)

or Matthew Paris, d. 1259, English historian, a monk of St. Albans. He became the historiographer of the convent after the death (c.1236) of Roger of

Open Parthenon (Athens, Greece)
Parthenon (Athens, Greece)

Over the past two and a half millennia the Parthenon has been temple, church, mosque, ruin, reconstruction, and icon. Built as a temple to the goddess

Open Pascal, Blaise (1623 - 1662)
Pascal, Blaise (1623 - 1662)

Place : France Subject : biography, maths and statistics French mathematician, physicist, and religious recluse who was not only a scientist anxious