St. Patricks Parish
711 Rickett Rd.
Brighton, MI 48116
Reasons why I chose
my friend used to go
knew much about Catholics
We, the people of St. Patrick Catholic
Church of Brighton, Michigan, as disciples of
Early Christianity and the Church
For the historian, insurmountable difficulties surround Jesus himself. Too little information about
the actual man in his day can be verified and too many people care about the interpretation of
Christ's life and teaching
Chi, Rho, alpha, omega. Chi and Rho represent the first two letters of Christ in Greek
Symbolism is everywhere in Christian art
The laurel wreath and the crown of thorns. The Wreath symbolizes the victory of the resurrection over
death; in li
Judaism: How does it start? Abraham the father. The story of Abraham. He lived in Ur, (polytheistic) God
came to him and said I am the one god if you create a new kingdom in my name then everything is
awesome so he created Israel. His son is Ishmael. But
Islamic History of Europe
And the Dark Ages (summarizes the fall of rome, Carolingian, into the medieval period)
And the Davinci Code Watch these movies.
The final exam is on Dec. 14th.
-Chi, Rho, alpha, omega. Chi and Rho represent the f
Constantine: Legalizes Christianity, moves Roman capital to Constantinople
Religion in the Roman Empire is more a political authority (religious authority is much like political
Arianism: The holy trinity is a hierarchy, Jesus is subservient to
These are all Abrahamic religions.
Basic Christianity Byzantine (Greek Orthodox) *AND* Latin Catholicism
Know the Prophet, the important city, the values, the history of each Be able to compare and contrast.
The Quran uses parable, everyday language to suggest the nature of God and the after-life
Giving legal and ethical guidelines Leaving the human to fill in the details
There are striking differences in practice and belief in all Muslim countries
Introduction to the Study of
Why study Religion?
What Is Religion?
Why are there Religions?
How can we study Religions?
What approach will we take in this class?
1. Why Study Religion?
Search for Tru
A Bridge between East and
The Religion of Ancient Persia
Spread of Zoroastrian beliefs
Primacy of Ahura Mazda
Choice between good and evil
Heaven, hell and resurrection
The Holocaust Memorial Center is located in Farmington Hills at 28123 Orchard Lake
Road. The museum was previously located at the Jewish Community Campus in West
Bloomfield, Michigan. It is designed to educate the
St. Patricks Parish is a beautiful Roman-Catholic church located in Brighton, Michigan. I
chose to visit this parish because it was the parish that my friend, Kara Stoltze, attended before
Dr. Hsiao-Lan Hus presentation on religion in East Asian cultures was very interesting
and informative for me. Because she grew up in Taiwan, she has first-hand information and
experiences of how East Asian cultures view religion.
As I was heading to class on the 9th of March, I remembered that we would have a
substitute teacher that day. Having just recently had a bad experience with a substitute teacher in
one of my other classes, I wondered what this substitute would be
Allison Weirs presentation on What the Media Leaves Out! truly shed a different light
on the Israel-Palestine conflict, and the job that the media does in covering both sides. This
presentation was not meant to take sides, but inst
The Islam religion is, in many ways, the simplest religion in the world. Muslims
are people who submit to the will of Allah. They believe that there is no god but Allah,
and that Mohammed is his prophet. Muslims believed that Mohammed was not the