Religious studies is the academic field of multi-disciplinary, secular study of religious beliefs, behaviors, and institutions. Edwin David Aponte · Raymond Apple, Australian Rabbi, writer on Jewish, interfaith and freemasonic issues; Karen Armstrong, author of A History of God · Miguel Asín Palacios, Spanish ... Spiritual Dimensions of the World Religions; Gerardus van der Leeuw ...


The history of religion refers to the written record of human religious experiences and ideas. ... Writing played a major role in standardizing religious texts regardless of time or location, ... The "history of religions" school sought to account for this religious diversity by .... See also: Polytheism, Pantheon (gods), and Paganism.


After Buddha's death, the religion split into two schools of thought. ... It was the first world religion to adopt the belief that there is only one God. God is seen as ...


Feb 25, 2019 ... Religion touches on everything about the world around us, from the explanations .... Christianity teaches that Jesus is the Son of God and the Messiah (the .... From this emerged social classes, state-entities, and monarchies.


It used to take weeks of travel by boat to see the world. Then came the ... And some Hindu groups claim to have 330 million gods! What unites Hindus is a ...


The major world religions and their beliefs about God. Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, and New Age Spirituality...


World Religions for Children doing their homework. ... Judaism around 2000 B.C. Judaism is the oldest of the monotheistic faiths (religions with one god).


Dr. Timothy Tennent is the professor of World Religions at Gordon-Conwell ... a revelation from the angel Gabriel about worshiping the one "true" God, Allah.


We work alongside, go to school with, and live next door to people of other religions, yet most of us understand little about their faith. In this series we…