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What is Religion?

by: Riley Michael

What is Religion? Hist 100-05

Riley Michael

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Notes, key words and phrases from a class based discussion
Comparitive Study of Religion
Grant Raymond Shafer
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Religious Studies
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This 1 page Class Notes was uploaded by Riley Michael on Tuesday September 13, 2016. The Class Notes belongs to Hist 100-05 at Eastern Michigan University taught by Grant Raymond Shafer in Fall 2016. Since its upload, it has received 4 views. For similar materials see Comparitive Study of Religion in History at Eastern Michigan University.


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Date Created: 09/13/16
What is Religion?  ● Spiritual guidelines based off history  ● Contributes to what is after life, or way of life  ● Politically influenced influenced set of rules, ideas, and culture  ● A set of ideals, beliefs and/or guidelines that a group of people believe and  enforce/spread that is meant to label/diversify people   ● The Golden Rule ­ Do onto others as they do onto you  ● Faith is informal, general, and more personal while beliefs are more formal and in a  group    Key Words/Phrases   ● Fear  ● Explanation  ● Healing  ● Morals  ● Rules   ○ Morals and Rules is the basis of life  ● Higher power  ● Community  ○ Leaders and followers, obeying   ● Meaning  ○ Art  ● Goals  ● Conflict  ○ Different views  ○ Opposition  ● System  ○ Ways of coping with suffering   ○ Places and times of worship  ● Origin  ● Self worth  ● Books  ● Politics  ● Behavior       


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