The course “World Religions” presents the religious world outside of the Christian faith, although the term, World Religions cannot be said to have a clear meaning. Usually, what is meant is the religious traditions that have the largest number of worldwide adherents. Next to Christianity, with roughly 2.2 billion followers, this term would also include Islam, with approximately 1.6 billion adherents, Hinduism, with roughly 1.1 billion followers, and Buddhism with about 500 million adherents. Because of its significance, especially for the Christian world, Judaism will also be studied in this course.
The course “World Religions” presents the religious world outside of the Christian faith, although the term, World Religions cannot be said to have a clear meaning.
|DURATION||8 WEEKS + RESEARCH|
|PACE||TUTOR GUIDED STARTING APRIL/29/2020|
|VIDEO TRANSCRIPT||AVAILABLE IN ENGLISH|
|TOTAL TIME||120 HOURS IN TOTAL INCL. LECTURE AND RESEARCH|
The four canonical Gospels compose the main source that the Church has regarding the teaching and ministry of Jesus Christ. As such, their importance cannot be overestimated.
A church is an organization. As such, church leaders need to develop skill in the construction of structures and strategies.
An important part of a person’s personality is his or her style of learning. When a student understands his or her personality and style of learning,
Genesis is the book of beginnings. The central themes of the creation of the world as well as the beginnings of the people of Israel are found here.
Faith and Reason
Some theologians consider reason to be the natural ally of faith, while others think that reason is a tool of the devil. The reality is that humans are equipped with reason in the human tendency is to employ that reason.