Approach Although my family never attended church, I want occasionally with my grandparents when I was young, and quickly decided if I believed in God, this was certainly not how I would praise Him. When I told a friend that I had never been to a ser
Review for Midterm #2
40 multiple choice questions recorded on a ScanTron form. Please learn from your past mistakes:
Do not discount the class readings! Use logic when answering questions Read the question and each
Ritual, Ceremony, & The Human Life Cycle
The Role of Ritual in the Religious Life (Bring belief into action)
Q: What is a Ritual?
Q: What is the purpose of a ritual?
Q: What do most rituals share in common?
Rituals: Stereotyped seque
In Pursuit of the Siberian Shaman
Q: How did the Buryat Shaman become a healer?
What previous experience had he had with healers? Is he a healer full-time?
Q: What role does he play in his community?
What is the purpose of the ram sacrifice?
Review for Midterm Exam #1
Test date: 14 February 2008 3:00-4:15pm
40 Multiple Choice Questions
1/3 lectures 1/3 videos 1/3 readings
Each question is worth 2.5 points for the total of 100. This exam is worth 20% of your final grade
Gary Elledge Religion in Life Ethnography of Jewish Wedding
I. Introduction a. Judaism b. Emanuel Synagogue- 900 NW 47th St. OKC c. My informant was a 17-year-old Jewish girl that I attended high school with. She is a practicing Jew and it was the m
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