Christianity is a faith that grew steadily overtime. Preachers such as Paul and Peter
travelled and encouraged others to join their faith. Some followed, some did not. The new
followers would then have to be taught the specificities
The Importance of Martyrs
Religion is very complicated and hard to grasp at times. It requires someone to look deep
within themselves and decide how they want to lead their lives. That is most certainly a daunting
task. It is even more difficult f
History of Christianity
A Divine Ruler
Like all religions Christianity has experienced many changes throughout its long history.
At first Christianity was a small group of people that still held a strong connection to Judaism.
Today Christianity is one of
Throughout its history Christianity has had an inconsistent relationship with culture.
There was a great deal of change that occurred between the time of the Church of the Martyrs
and the time of Augustine. The Church of Martyrs he
Christianity in my Life
When I first signed up for this class I was very excited. Christianity is something that has
never been part of my life and I am looking forward to exploring a new topic. I myself am
Jewish and dream of being a rabbi one
One of the goals of this class is to discover how Christianity and culture relate and
connect throughout history. Today in class I saw the first real connection with Justins view of
philosophy and culture in general.
Justin believed tha
Love is a concept that is very complex. It is good, bad, communal, and personal all at the
same time. Love for yourself can be just as hard to find as learning to love someone else.
Bernard dissected the concept of love and applied it someone
Religion is a confusing concept that forces people to question their morals and seek their
true purpose in life. It is very difficult to contemplate those two tasks without some help. This is
where religious clergy comes in. These peopl
What happens after death? This is a question that people have been asking themselves for
years. It is impossible to know the answer and it is a mystery that has terrified people for a long
time. Religion is one organization that has tri
Violence is a very powerful thing. It can change entire nations for centuries and force
people to act in certain ways out of fear. Christianity had different relationship toward the
sword throughout its history. In 1095, the 1st Crusade
The human brain is a complex system that controls our thoughts and emotions. There is
often a discussion in religious settings though whether our thoughts are really manifested
completely by our brain though. Is it is truly our own thin
Religion is something that is supposed to be a guide to a persons life. Since life is not
perfect, religion has to discuss the good and the bad of humanity. One issue that was always
prevalent throughout the history of Christianity was how to
Science and Religion
Science was not always as prevalent in global culture as it is today. Like all great
intellectual movements, science has grown and progressed overtime. There was a time when
religion was actually more like science, as people u
Christianitys relation to culture was seen differently by many philosophers and
developed throughout the history of Christianity. One time that Christianity was strongly
connected to culture was during the Crusades.
The Crusades were