REL 133 Week 1 Knowledge Check

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 REL 133 Week 1 Knowledge Check
 

 

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Week 1 Knowledge Check
 

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Concepts
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PATTERNS AMONG RELIGIONS
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INDIGENOUS RELIGIONS
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WHAT IS RELIGION
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Concept: PATTERNS AMONG RELIGIONS
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Second Pattern: Focus of Beliefs and Practices
 

 

1.

A sacramental orientation in religion is characterized by

 

 

daily prayer.

 

 

the use of silent meditation.

 

 

the extensive use of bells and powders.

 

 

a belief that certain rituals and ceremonies help one achieve salvation.

 

Concept: INDIGENOUS RELIGIONS
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Materials on the concept
 

 

 

 

Sacred Time and Sacred Space
 

 

Taboo and Sacrifice
 

 

Human Relationships with the Natural World
 

 

The Modern Recovery of Indigenous Religions
 

 

Past Obstacles to the Appreciation of Indigenous Religions
 

 

2.

The transmission of indigenous religions is made more difficult by the fact that teachings are often conveyed in ways that are

 

 

relatively impermanent.

 

 

passed on in symbolic language.

 

 

known only to initiates.

 

 

written in unknown languages.

3.

Compared with indigenous religions, today’s dominant religions are

 

 

much younger.

 

 

much older.

 

 

much more difficult to transmit.

 

 

more holistic.

4.

Animism holds that

 

 

animal sacrifice is necessary for ritual purity.

 

 

mountains are often at the end of sacred paths.

 

 

animal nature must be subservient to human beings.

 

 

the life force exists in every part of the universe.

5.

A libation involves

 

 

the pouring of a liquid on the ground as an offering.

 

 

the shaman’s ability to fly through the air.

 

 

the forbidding of incest and marriage among close relatives.

 

 

vivid dreams and visions.

6.

Sacred time in indigenous religions is

 

 

cyclical.

 

 

linear.

 

 

relative.

 

 

historically focused.

 

Concept: WHAT IS RELIGION
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mastery
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Materials on the concept
 

 

 

 

The Sacred
 

 

Key Characteristics of Religion
 

 

7.

Literally, the word religion means

 

 

meditate on.

 

 

worship.

 

 

connect again.

 

 

rise above.

8.

Belief in many gods is called

 

 

polytheism.

 

 

monotheism.

 

 

agnosticism.

 

 

atheism.

9.

Belief in one God is called

 

 

monotheism.

 

 

polytheism.

 

 

atheism.

 

 

agnosticism.

10.

Literally, “theology” means

 

 

discovery of the soul.

 

 

structure of society.

 

 

logic of pattern.

 

 

study of the divine.
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