Among the religions we discussed this week, identify one religion that you find the most interesting. Explain your response. Explain at least three ways that social trends affect the formation of new religions and dictate new religious movements.
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Explain what religion is, and give your opinion as to whether religion is different from spirituality. Identify three surprising concepts that you learned about religion in this course, and explain why they surprised you.
“Actionless Action (Daosim) and the Practice of Virtue (Confucianism)” Please respond to the following: Identify and explain at least three aspects of wu wei (non-doing) that would be practical in the busy lives of city dwellers, especially those living in the West. Provide a rationale for your response.
“The Role of the Torah and Special Covenant” Please respond to the following:
Discuss the significance of the “special covenant” between the Jewish people and God. Name at least two examples of this covenant in the Jewish religion.