Explain why it is important for you personally to understand the beliefs of other religious groups. Explain at least one way that not understanding other religions can cause conflicts, whether between co-workers, neighbors, or even countries.
Imagine you are an outsider to a religion with which you are actually familiar. Identify one practice of this religion and explain how it might look from the perspective of an outsider unfamiliar with this religious practice. Describe any conclusions that an outsider might draw about what' s going on during this practice and why the followers would do it.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 7:34 am ad1c9bdddf
Explain why it is important for you personally to understand the beliefs of other religious groups.
It is important to understand the beliefs of other religious groups because it sheds light on how others understand the world. Our behaviors are often a direct reflection of our values and ethics which are directly associated with our religious upbringing and faith traditions. Therefore, when we understand another's religious beliefs, we can better understand what motivates him/her to act in the world as s/he does.
Explain at least one way that not ...
Briefly summarize the concept "religion" as you now understand it
1. In your discussion, be sure to detail the concept of "tradition" and illustrate your discussion with concepts/practices/beliefs, etc., from any of the "traditions we have examined to date. I'm not sure if my outline/part essay is covering the points my professor wants me to make.
2. Second, should I discuss "traditions" according to the three forms of Religious Expression (theoretical, sociological, practical) or 4 elements of a working "tradition." If so, how?
3. My essay can only be two pages long, so I need advice on the best way to approach this topic. Also, should I write this in first person or first and third. I've worked on this paper for a long time, and I feel like I'm going around in circles. Any help would be appreciated.View Full Posting Details