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Religion in Denmark.

Religion in Denmark.

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Denmark -- Religion.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 323-334 ;
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18616458M

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    “[A] substantial, richly informed book.”—James Ryerson, New York Times Book Review “Highly recommended.”—Choice “A lucidly written book that should be widely read by students of religion.”—Carl Olson, Reading Religion “Articulate, accessible, and engaging, this book is recommended for students as well as seasoned scholars.”—Roger Finke, Pennsylvania State University.   This book considers the role played by Denmark's King Frederik II () in the international diplomacy of the 'age of religious wars'. As Europe's leading Lutheran sovereign, Frederik commanded great influence; his conviction that an international Catholic 'conspiracy' threatened to destroy Protestantism led him to work towards the creation of a Protestant alliance that included both.

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Religion in Denmark is prominently Christianity in the form of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Denmark (Danish: Folkekirken), the stateDenmark is not a secular state as there is a clear link between the church and the state with a Religion in Denmark.

book for Ecclesiastical r, pockets of other major faiths can be found among the population. The Religions Book clearly and simply explains all of the important information about the world's major, and many minor, religions, in an easy-to-access format.

Using easy-to-follow graphics and artworks, succinct quotations, and thoroughly accessible text, The Religions Book explores the beliefs that underpin religious traditions around the globe and how they developed/5(). Denmark - Denmark - Religion: Religious freedom is an essentially unchallenged value in Denmark.

Roman Catholic churches and Jewish synagogues have long existed in the larger cities, and the first mosque in the country was built in By the early 21st century Islam had become an increasingly important minority religion, and a significant number of Danes were not religious at all.

Denmark maintained a healthy budget surplus for many years up tobut the global financial crisis swung the budget balance into deficit. Since the balance has shifted between surplus and deficit.

In there was a surplus of %. The government projects a lower deficit in and of %, and public debt (EMU debt) as a share. Best Sellers in Comparative Religion #1.

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Principles of the five main world religions - Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam - as well as ancient and primal belief systems are explored in this. Dioceses. The Church of Denmark is organized in eleven dioceses, each led by a bishop, including one for Greenland (the Faroe Islands was a twelfth diocese until 29 July ).

There are no archbishops; the most senior bishop (primus inter pares) is the Bishop of Copenhagen, currently Peter further subdivision includes deaneries and 2, : The book gives 30 pages of information on Judaism, a religion with only 14 million adherents worldwide. I accept that understanding Judaism is important for the understanding of Almost brilliant.

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Even though most Danes are Lutherans, only about 6% attend church on a regular basis. Nearly 85% of the Danish population belongs to the Evangelical Lutheran Church, while the other 15% consists of many other religions including Jewish, Catholic and Islamic.

The most prominent religion in Denmark is the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Denmark, known as the Dansk Folkekirke (Danish People’s Church). Over 75 percent of Danes identify with the church, and most attend services for holidays such as Christmas Eve and Easter, even though weekly church attendance is quite low—around percent.

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Summing Up: Recommended.’ – J. Jaeger, Dallas Baptist University, USA, in CHOICE. Christianity is a prevalent religion in Denmark; 25% of Danes believe Jesus is the son of God, and 18% believe he is the saviour of the world.

Aside from Lutheranism, there is a small Catholic minority, as well as small Protestant denominations such as the Baptist Union of Denmark and the Reformed Synod of Denmark. Denmark has Lutheranism as the state religion, as such its culture is heavily.

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Capital Copenhagen Population () 5, Annual population growth rate () % Population gain ()GDP per capita $33, (US) Literacy. The largest Nordic religion society in Denmark is also called Forn Sidr. It was established inhas around members and is the only officially approved Nordic religion society in Denmark.

This approval was granted in The believers are organised in groups located throughout Denmark. On Religion is both incisive and playful, accessible and profound, snarky (in a philosophical way) and reverent. This new second edition preserves all that made the original edition so outstanding and adds new material that makes this book even more worth reading - whether you're an agnostic college student or an aging minister like me.".

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