From Christian Science to Buddhism

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Buddhism is one of many paths that some former Christian Scientists choose to explore. The following posts relate to our experiences and perspectives on the topic of Buddhism. 

Online Resources

John Snelling, the Buddhist Handbook


The Buddhist Handbook, John Snelling.

An excellent introductory resource and overview of Buddhism, offering a comprehensive worldwide cultural and historical view.

Buddhism Plain and Simple -- December 29, 1998 by Steve Hagen (Author)

Buddhism Plain and Simple, by Steve Hagen 

A clear, straightforward treatise on Buddhism in general, presented in uncluttered, accessible language unencumbered by religious ritual.




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