2016-2017 Catalog

REL 212 World Religions

Offers a comparative approach to religious world views in relation to the origin of all things, the nature of god, view of human nature, view of good v evil, view of "salvation", life after death, daily practices and rituals, and celebrations. Presents a conceptual, historical, and cultural survey of the major world religions. Examines major religious practices and belief systems. Analyzes the impact of religion on cultures and societies around the world and in the lives of students as well.