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Unformatted text preview: or a misuse or abuse of the sacred. To best be able to understand the religions around the world one must very familiar with what different religions deem to be sacred and profane. All the teachings within a church are placed into either the sacred category or the profane category. Having a strong understanding of what values are placed in what category will make it exceedingly easier to understand what a certain religion is about. As one can see it is essential to understand what things and ideas are held sacred and profane within a religion. Without the knowledge of what sacred and profane is one cannot fully understand what religion means to the people that are members....
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- Spring '08