REL 134 Week 5 Knowledge Check

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REL 134 Week 5 Knowledge Check

1.
The founder of which of these Christian denominations was female?
· A.
Christian Science and the Foursquare Gospel Church
· B.
Unitarianism and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
· C.
Unity and Scientology
· D.
Quaker (Society of Friends) and Unification Church

Concept: ALTERNATIVE PATHS




Mastery


100%


Questions


· 2
· 3
· 4
· 5
· 6




Materials on the concept

  • Contemporary Paganism: Wicca and Druidism

  • Scientology

  • Theosophy

  • Rastafarianism

  • Baha’I



2.
One sign of a religious cult is that the movement
· A.
performs no social services for the larger society.
· B.
has a belief system that is syncretic.
· C.
takes all its rules from a book that is considered authoritative.
· D.
strictly regulates contact between its members and nonmembers.

3.
The word pagan comes from pagus, a Latin word that means
· A.
nature.
· B.
unbeliever.
· C.
circle.
· D.
countryside.

4.
Literally, Theosophy means
· A.
deep insight.
· B.
internal theory.
· C.
eternal philosophy.
· D.
divine wisdom.

5.
Baha’i emerged from
· A.
Christianity.
· B.
Judaism.
· C.
Islam.
· D.
Zoroastrianism.

6.
In Scientology, the state of full mental liberation is called
· A.
infinite.
· B.
open.
· C.
moksha.
· D.
clear.

Concept: SECULARISM




Mastery


100%


Questions


· 7
· 8
· 9




Materials on the concept

  • Secularism



7.
The desire for a separation of church and state came about as the result of
· A.
religious wars in Europe during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.
· B.
greater travel as a result of mapmaking.
· C.
contact between Europe and non-Western cultures.
· D.
the thought of Chinese and Japanese philosophers.

8.
The view of religion as an outdated method for providing solutions to life’s problems was espoused by
· A.
technologism.
· B.
consumerism.
· C.
nationalism.
· D.
Communism.

9.
Living and thinking without reference to a religion is called
· A.
rationalism.
· B.
transcendentalism.
· C.
ecotourism.
· D.
secularism.

Concept: CONTEMPORARY CHALLENGES




Mastery


100%


Questions


· 10
· 11




Materials on the concept

  • Eclectic Spirituality

  • The Recurring Challenges of Change



10.
The Catholic Church has worked to accommodate itself to the modern world, as shown by
· A.
the Second Vatican Council in 1965.
· B.
the Council of Trent.
· C.
the refusal to ordain women as priests.
· D.
the continued use of traditional clothing.

11.
It is possible to see in the comic-book figure of Superman an underlying
· A.
pessimism.
· B.
cynicism.
· C.
messianism.
· D.
multiculturalism.

 
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