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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.
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.
"Origins" of Religion
Which of the following scholars studies the phenomenology of religion?