By Tony Carnes, Anna Karpathakis
Is manhattan a post-secular urban? mammoth immigration and cultural adjustments have created an more and more advanced social panorama within which non secular lifestyles performs a dynamic function. but the importance of religion's influence on New York's social existence has long past unacknowledged.
New York Glory gathers jointly for the 1st time the simplest learn on faith in modern manhattan urban. It contains members from each significant study undertaking on faith in ny to supply a finished examine the present nation of faith within the urban. relocating past huge surveys into particular case experiences of groups and associations, it offers a window onto the variety of spiritual existence in New York.
From Italian Catholics, Mormons, Muslims, and Russian Jews to Zen Buddhists, Rastafarians, and Pentecostal Latinas, New York Glory either captures the richness of non secular existence in long island urban and offers an enormous beginning for our realizing of the present and destiny form of faith in America.