1. According to our readings for Module 3, what were the four signs that Siddhartha saw?
First Noble Truth the Buddha discovered is that All of life is suffering (dukkha). The Second Truth the
Buddha discovered is that All suffering comes from desire (tan
Questions about the text:
1. There are 27 writings in the New Testament. The three main literary catagories are
history, letters, and prophecies ( and the apocalypse)
2. What are the two classifications for the aut
image of a Rodin's sculpture, "The Thinker"
What would you say is the number one thing that makes human beings uniquely human?
Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts? (Confucius, The
image of an individual in a
Do you want freedom?
It seems everyone wants freedom, maybe even absolute freedom.
But what is freedom?
image of a person following a path
The Buddha preached a Path to freedom accessible to all who embark upon it.
animation of an ocean
Just as in the gre
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Pleasures born out of contact, indeed, are sources of pain. Since they have a beginning and
an end (are not eternal), Son of Kunt, the wise person is not content with them
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Christian, Islamic, and Jewish symbols
Judaism, Christianity, and Islam share the belief in one God. The traditions of the
faiths recorded in the Hebrew Scriptures form the foundation for all three of these
world religions. Where did it all begin?
Society and corruption
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Are ideas and words sufficient to understand and communicate religious truths?
image of Jesus
Many of Jesus parables and teachings go against normal ways of thinking and acting.
People were shocked, even o
Why do Jews and Christians have very different beliefs (creed) and practices (code
and cult) even though they share much of the same scriptures?
How did a small first-century Jewish sect become the religion of the entire Roman
Empire, and a major wo
Beginnings of Islam
A major religion in its own right today, Islam exemplifies how boundaries between
religions are not hard and fast. Pre-Islamic Arabic religion was polytheistic and
animistic. Mecca was already a holy city with a religious shrine contai
REL 223 Module 2 AVP Script
Title: Bhagavad Gita as the Crown of Vedantic Hinduism
Welcome to this presentation on the Bhagavad Gita as the Crown of Vedantic Hinduism.
What is the Bhagavad Gita?
REL223 The Long Search Judaism: The Chosen People - Audio Transcript
Narrator: Blindfolded and asked to guess where you are at the moment you might say an auction or a
Hebrew telephone exchange. As a matter of fact its Morning Prayer at a yeshiva, a semin
REL 223 Module 4 AVP Script
Pre-Axial Ancient Indigenous Chinese Religion
Welcome to the AVP on pre-Axial Ancient Indigenous Chinese Religion
The Axial Age
Image: the earth surrounded by numerous religio
REL 223 Module 3 AVP Script
Buddhism as a Reform Movement of Hinduism
Welcome to our presentation on Buddhism as a reform movement of Hinduism.
Slide title: Reform Movements within Hinduism
Text: What is the Axial Age? The p
REL 223 Module 7 AVP Script
Title: Jesus and Modern Scholarship
Narrator: Welcome to the presentation on Jesus and Modern Scholarship
Slide title: Modern Biblical Scholarship
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The Christological councils of the early Christian centuries altered and
obscured the truths about Jesus found in the New Testament.
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The following were all Biblical prophets:
Isaiah, Jeremiah, and Amos
Hosea, Micah, and Judges
Habakkuk, Moses, and Jonah
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1 and 2 Maccabees are parts of the deuterocanonical part of
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Paul was not considered an Apostle by the early Church.
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The New Testament is made up of the following kinds of literature:
Emergence of Christianity
17 September 2015
Consummation of Jesus based on Lukes portrait of him.
According to Luke, Jesus is the provider of peace, spiritual wholeness and of healing
reconciliation. At Jesus birth, angelic me
1. Matthew's gospel portrays Jesus as the Messiah, the promised one of Israel. He wrote his Gospel
for Jews because Jews wanted see how Jesuss teaching fit in with Old Testaments. Matthew calls
Jesus the "lion of Judah." Matthew calls him Messiah because
PSY 211: Exam #3
Course Reference # 22032197
Part I. Multiple Choice (4 points each)
Choose the best available response.
According to the 68-95-99 rule
a) p( Z < 2 ) = .95
b) p( -2 < Z < 2 ) = .95
74%, r = .39
c) p( 0 < Z < 2 ) = .9
Buddhas Meaning of Freedom
When most of us hear the word freedom, the Buddhas meaning of freedom is not the first thing that
pops into our minds.
Suffering, the cause of suffering, the end of suffering, and the Path that leads to the end of
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Question 1. Question : The speaker of Bodega Dreams deliberately neglected his homework and left
his book at home so he could share Blancas book.
Question 2. Question : What was Thoreaus act of civil diso
1. Question : Appealing to an audiences logic and reason uses _.
Student Answer: Logos
2. Question : What does a Works Cited page include?
Student Answer: A list of sources you directly cited within your essay
3. Question : Web sites do not need to be cit
Religion 123 Exam 2 Questions
1. Explain how Dei Verbum understands the progress of
revelation from the Old Testament to the New Testament.
Include examples with your response.
2. What is the synoptic problem? Is there a solution to it?
Include examples w
Religion 123 Exam 3 Questions
1. What does it mean to say that the Trinity is a mystery of
2. What does it mean doctrine develops? Outline the
development of the doctrine of the Trinity from the New
Testament to the Nicene Creed.
3. What does the G
Religion 123 Exam 4 Questions
1. Explain the differences between the various Christological
models of the New Testament Church.
2. Explain what the Council of Nicea taught concerning the
nature of Christ.
3. Identify and give examples of evidence that Jes
Religion 123 Exam 5 Questions
What specific details in the resurrection accounts in the
Gospels can be examined historically? Explain why they can
be examined historically.
Why does Albl say that the Christian understanding of Jesus
is shocking and
Professor Thomas Poynor, M.A.
Research Paper, Module 3
19 January, 2013
The of Kingdom of God
For my research paper I decided to choose the topic What is the meaning that Jesus
gives to the Kingdom of God? Before I a
Which of the following was not an early ecumenical council of the
Council of Chalcedon
Council of Rome
Council of Nicea
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The Hebrew word kahal, translated as Ekklesia in