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Unformatted text preview: Midterm Exam Study Guide I. TERMS Be able to define the following terms as they are used within a particular religious community. If they pertain to more than one religious community, be able to describe the differences in use or meaning among these different communities: apocalypse Torah diaspora Gentile hajj covenant Hijra mosque orthodoxy Buddha Talmud messiah Qu’ran Gospel synagogue asceticism Vedas baptism animism religion Sunna karma hadith Muslim nirvana prophet mitzvah Eucharist canon gnosticism Upanishads polytheism Ka’ba vision quest sacrifice...
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This note was uploaded on 10/23/2011 for the course REL R133 taught by Professor Hines during the Spring '10 term at IUPUI.
- Spring '10
- Religious Studies