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Charismatic Religions


Theology is the systematic study of the nature of the divine and, more broadly, of religious belief. It is taught as an academic discipline, typically in universities and seminaries. It occupies itself with the unique content of analyzing the supernatural, but also deals with religious epistemology, asks and seeks to answer the question of revelation. Revelation pertains to the acceptance of God, gods, or deities, as not only transcendent or above the natural world, but also willing and able to interact with the natural world and, in particular, to reveal themselves to humankind. While theology has turned into a secular field, religious adherents still consider theology to be a discipline that helps them live and understand concepts such as life and love and that helps them lead lives of obedience to the deities they follow or worship.

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Organizations relating to Theology

World Community for Christian Meditation / London, UK / Est. 1991
Standing Commission on World Mission / New York NY, USA
SAT-7 / Nicosia, Cyprus / Est. 1995
Conference of European Rabbis / Munich, Germany / Est. 1957
Catholic Relief Services / Baltimore MD, USA / Est. 1943
Biblica / Colorado Springs CO, USA / Est. 1809
DIAKONIA - Protestant Refugee Service / Vienna, Austria
First Church of Christ, Scientist / Boston MA, USA / Est. 1879
UCSJ - Union of Councils for Jews in the Former Soviet Union / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1970
RIGPA / Roqueredonde, France
Commission to Every Nation / Kerrville TX, USA / Est. 1993
Programme for Theology and Cultures in Asia / Hualien, Taiwan / Est. 1987
Action for Post-Soviet Jewry / Waltham MA, USA / Est. 1975
Missionary Sisters of the Holy Ghost / Paris, France / Est. 1921
Methodist Church Britain - World Church Office / London, UK
Federazione Organismi Cristiani Servizio Internazionale Volontario / Rome, Italy / Est. 1972
Oblates of Saint Benedict / Est. 1871
Falun Dafa / New York NY, USA
UNANIMA International / New York NY, USA / Est. 2002
Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith / New York NY, USA / Est. 1913
Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture / Karachi, Pakistan / Est. 1977
Christian International Ministry Network / Santa Rosa Beach FL, USA / Est. 1988
Congrégation de Notre-Dame / Montréal QC, Canada / Est. 1698
Jewish Children International / Brooklyn NY, USA / Est. 1980
Newfrontiers / London, UK / Est. 1981

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