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ATRAmericans for Tax Reform
ATRAverage True Range (financial indicator)
ATRAt the Races
ATRAutomatic Target Recognition
ATRAttribute
ATRAlton Towers Resort
ATRAbility-to-Repay (lending)
ATRAccess to Recovery (US DHHS)
ATRAcceso de Terceros a la Red (Spanish: Third Party Access Network)
ATRAttenuated Total Reflection
ATRAttenuated Total Reflectance
ATRAutothermal Reforming (syngas generation)
ATRAnswer to Request
ATRAvions de Transport Regional (turboprop aircrafts)
ATRAtari Teenage Riot (band)
ATRAll That Remains (band)
ATRAtlantic Test Range (US Navy)
ATRAtmore (Amtrak station code; Atmore, AL)
ATRAutomatic Traffic Recorder
ATRAft Torpedo Room
ATRAdaptive Transformation
ATRAerei da Trasporto Regionale (French-Italian aircraft manufacturer; Blagnac, France)
ATRAkademia Techniczno Rolnicza (Polish: University of Technology and Agriculture)
ATRAdvanced Telecommunications Research Institute International
ATRAsphalt Tango Records (Germany)
ATRAnswer to Reset
ATRRegistered Art Therapist
ATRAnthrax Toxin Receptor (proteins)
ATRAdvanced Test Reactor
ATRAbove the Rim (Reebok)
ATRAir Transportation Regulations (Canada)
ATRAtaxia Telangiectasia and Rad3-related
ATRAgir pour un Tourisme Responsable (French: Acting for Responsible Tourism; tourism association)
ATRAbove the Rest
ATRAction Taken Report
ATRAttrition Reserve (US DoD)
ATRAssessment and Test Report (International Electrotechnical Commission)
ATRAfrican Traditional Religion
ATRAir Transport Rack
ATRAchilles Tendon Rupture
ATRAnti-Tank Rifle
ATRAdvanced Tongue Root (phonetics)
ATRArticulated Tail Rotor (aviation)
ATRAudio Tape Recorder
ATRAided Target Recognition
ATRAll Terrain Racing
ATRArt Therapist Registered (Art Therapy Credentials Board)
ATRAnalog Tape Recorder
ATRAutomatic Thrust Restoration (aircraft)
ATRAutomatic Terminal Recognition
ATRAlliance for Transportation Research
ATRAnnual Traffic Report (various locations)
ATRAgency Technical Review (US DoD)
ATRAutonomous Target Recognition
ATRAccord Type R (Honda Europe)
ATRAcceptance Test Report
ATRAll Tech Related (website)
ATRAdvance Tax Ruling (South Africa)
ATRA Territory Resource
ATRAction for Tinnitus Research
ATRAdvanced Time Report (project management)
ATRAssociation Technique de la Route (French: Technical Association of the Road)
ATRAuthorization to Return
ATRAir Turbo Ramjet
ATRAmicale du Tracteur Renault (French: Friends of Renault Tractor; est. 1997)
ATRApollo Token Ring
ATRAlternate Trunk Routing
ATRAlaska Trauma Registry
ATRArizona Trail Riders (Motorcyclists)
ATRAir Turbo Rocket
ATRAgainst-The-Rule Astigmatism
ATRAbove Top of Rail
ATRAcceptance Test Review
ATRAll Thread Rod
ATRAustin Trumbull Radio (ARINC)
ATRAir Traffic Requirements
ATRAdvanced Tactical Radar
ATRAmbient Temperature Recorder
ATRAs They Rise (kiln-fired brick; UK)
ATRAmmunition Transaction Report
ATRAir Transport Rating
ATRAssistance for Trade Reform
ATRAmerican Technology Research, Inc
ATRAuthority to Recruit
ATRAir Traffic Regulations
ATRAntitransmit Receive
ATRAviation Training Relocation (US Air Force and Japanese Air Self Defense Force)
ATRAvailable to Reserve (manufacturing)
ATRAll Terminal Reliability
ATRAwareness, Trial, Repeat
ATRAgency Technical Representative
ATRAnswering Time Recorder
ATRAssistant Technical Representative
ATRAgency Telecommunications Representative
ATRApproved Tank Requirements
ATRAdmission Temporaire Roulette (Customs Documentation, Turkey)
ATRAugmented Tree-Based Routing
ATRAustralian Technology Resources
ATRAgency Telecommunications Request
ATRAnnual Technology Report
ATRAirline Transport Rack
ATRAbove Threshold Reporting
ATRAviation Transport Rack
ATRAnti-Terrorism Representative (various companies)
ATRAdvice to Receive (electronic payment processing)
ATRAcceptance of TEMPEST Risk
ATRAerial Target Review
ATRAutomatic Trouble Reporting
ATRApplied Tariff Rate
ATRAnti-Theft Request (signal)
ATRAnti-Time Reaction (Star Trek)
ATRAir Transit Route
ATRAutomated Transaction Report
ATRAuthorized Traffic Request
ATRAll Type Racer VW (Volkswagen) Club (French automobile club)
ATRAviation Electronics Technician Radar and Radar Nav Equipment (US Navy)
ATRAlltech Recycling, Inc (Fort Worth, TX)
ATRAnimal Technician, Registered
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This African traditional worshipper later called his people together, and after the exposition of the Christian faith and its comparison with African traditional religion and Islam, Sodeke made the declaration, "The white man's religion is true, and both myself and you will have to follow it." (20) Thus, Abeokuta became a suitable soil for the propagation of the gospel seed.
Idowu, "The Study of Religion with Special Reference to African Traditional Religion," ORITA: Ibadan Journal of Religious Studies 1:1 (1967), 3-12.
This detailed analysis above is an attempt to establish the intellectual context or a roadmap to better grasp Price-Mars' interpretation of the workings and nature of religion, and his appreciation of African traditional religion; this interpretive grid is also significant to make sense of Price-Mars' underlying thesis that God has revealed himself in the historical past to African people through their religious experience.
In particular, leaders from African Traditional Religions and Islam continue to play a strategic role in their communities.
It has been demonstrated that "witchdemonology" is based on the synthesis of both African traditional religion and Christianity.
In response, this paper begins by defining the meaning of religion and African traditional religion. Second, it explains the peculiarities of ATR.
Understanding the introduction and growth of Christianity amongst the Akan people in Ghana and the ways in which it engaged with African traditional religion is indeed essential to an understanding of notions of God and creation among contemporary Akan Christians.
Before Christianity arrived in the Gold Coast in the 15th century, African traditional religion was the predominant religion of the people of the Gold Coast.
In reply to the Lineamaneta in preparation for the synod for Africa of 1994, the Ghana episcopal conference expressed what many have come to realize: "On the surface, African Traditional Religion (ATR) seems to be dying out, but this is not so." The Uganda episcopal conference, in a strongly Christian country, stated, "ATR is solidly entrenched in the lives of millions of people and, therefore, cannot be ignored."(9) African traditional religion is part of African culture.
Muslims, Christians and adherents of African traditional religion are all concerned with salvation and participate in institutions that seek to mediate wholeness and healing.
In this way, it is correct to say that a Kenyan who believes in African Traditional Religion and who pours libation before serving dinner, observes a religious practice similar to the Christian who says grace before serving dinner in Britain.
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