It allows one to compare and rank religions in terms

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It allows one to compare and rank religions in terms of how beneficial they are to society. It allows one to see if other religions make as much sense as one's own. It allows one to compare and contrast religions without personal bias.
CONCEPT Comparative Religion 13 Which language does the word "profane" originate from?
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5/18/2020 Sophia :: Welcome The Sacred and the Profane 14 Which of the following sentences correctly describes Hinduism?
7/12 CONCEPT Reasons for Studying Religion 16 There is ambiguity in trying to define exactly what religion is. What does this mean for the study of religion?
CONCEPT Hinduism 15 Religion arises from the human struggle with the "transcendent," which refers to what?
5/18/2020 Sophia :: Welcome Our definitions will be incomplete, but get us closer to understanding religion. We should not try to study religions too closely. We should not try to define religion. We must dedicate large amounts of time to defining religion before we begin to study it.
8/12 CONCEPT Phenomenology 18 Most religions provide an account of which of the following? The cosmos at large, but not individual things or persons within the cosmos. The origin of the religion and the origin of its practitioners.
CONCEPT "Origins" of Religion 17 Which of the following scholars studies the phenomenology of religion?
5/18/2020 Sophia :: Welcome 9/12 Reasons to believe that the religion itself may not be true. The origin of other cultures, but not one's own. CONCEPT Religion and Origins 19 Which of the following is a central claim of Judaism?

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