Religion of humanity


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a name sometimes given to a religion founded upon positivism as a philosophical basis.

See also: Religion

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Filmed in the United States with sequences in front of different religious places, the Ajnabi singer wants to spread the message of peace, love and humanity as he believes there is no religion greater than the religion of humanity. Socho's music video shows the musician roaming the streets of America, singing an easy-listening, simple and typical Ali Haider melody.
The emphasis of these saints was on these shared universal ethical and moral values and they gave utmost importance to the religion of humanity, religion of love for all and service of all.
The Idol of Our Age: How the Religion of Humanity Subverts Christianity By Daniel J.
MONSIGNOR ROBERT SOKOLOWSKI, AT the Catholic University of America, has long maintained that the "religion of humanity," as described by John Stuart Mill in his Three Essays on Religion (1850-70), has replaced Christianity in the West as the key explanation of reality.
Pir Haseeb said Islam is the religion of humanity, with a perfect constitution aimed at bringing people together.
Summary: 'Islam is the religion of humanity, with high standards and noble values'
The Ulema and Khatibs in their Jumma sermons highlighted the significance of the day and called upon the Muslim Ummah to convert their routine life in accordance with the teaching of Islam so that the people of other religion could understand that Islam never taught the followers about fundamentalism, extremism and terrorism, but it is the religion of humanity based on love, peace, affection and brotherhood.
Today, says Manent, Europe's religion has become the "religion of humanity," a democratic universalism that leads to nihilism.
Nussbaum is careful to state her distance from the extremist views of Comte and his attempt to replace traditional religion with civic religion (Nussbaum states that the religion of humanity should constitute "a public supplement to [existing religion]" (74), but there is a reason she begins her work with Comte and praises him for "his many valuable ideas" (69): namely, she too is seeking in this work to establish a purely civic religion, just one that is more politically correct (by referring to existing religions) and 'edgy' (promoting dissent and dialogue).
Islam is a religion of humanity that has laid great emphasis on welfare and protection of human beings, he said while addressing a workshop on medical ethics held in Khyber Medical University Hayatabad.
Islam is a religion of humanity that has laid great emphasis on welfare and protection of human beings, he said while addressing a workshop on medical ethics held in Khyber Medical University Hayatabad.Vice Chancellor KMU Prof Dr Hafizullah, Prof Mumtaz, health experts and large number of students were also in attendance on the occasion.
As Manent makes clear in the last section of his book, modernity culminates in a religion of humanity that erodes civic life even as it rejects the "mediation" that allowed Christianity to bring together the divine and human, the universal and particular.