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135 terms
COMPARATIVE RELIGIONS FINAL EXAM
Religion
Mysticism
Sacred
Monotheistic
From Latin, meaning "to tie back, to tie again," shares the g…
The intuitive perception of spiritual truths beyond the limit…
The realm of the extraordinary, beyond everyday perceptions,…
Believing in a single God
Religion
From Latin, meaning "to tie back, to tie again," shares the g…
Mysticism
The intuitive perception of spiritual truths beyond the limit…
16 terms
Comparative Religion
Judaism
Islam
Christianity
ethnic group
monotheistic religion of the Jews, founded by Abraham in the…
monotheistic religion founded by Muhammad in teh Middle East…
monotheistic religion founded in teh Middle East by Jesus, a…
people of the same race or nationality who share a distinctiv…
Judaism
monotheistic religion of the Jews, founded by Abraham in the…
Islam
monotheistic religion founded by Muhammad in teh Middle East…
46 terms
Comparative Religions - Hinduism
Vedas
Nirvana
Indus
reincarnation
-hymns that are sacred to Hindus
-state of liberation, freedom, or release
-a river valley where the first Hindus lived
-rebirth of the soul
Vedas
-hymns that are sacred to Hindus
Nirvana
-state of liberation, freedom, or release
10 terms
Comparative Religions
dharma
karma
moksha
4 Noble Truths
righteousness; divine law; conformity to one's duty and nature
the accumulated sum of ones good and bad deeds; this determin…
liberation from "samsara"; this is considered the supreme goa…
1) All people suffer and know sorrow.... 2) People suffer becaus…
dharma
righteousness; divine law; conformity to one's duty and nature
karma
the accumulated sum of ones good and bad deeds; this determin…
5 terms
Comparative Religions
religion
philosophy
monotheism
polytheism
belief in a higher power, usually God or gods (diety, supreme…
study of the universe or life
belief in one god
belief in more than one god
religion
belief in a higher power, usually God or gods (diety, supreme…
philosophy
study of the universe or life
77 terms
Comparative Religions
Polytheistic
Henotheistic
Monotheistic
Arc of the covenant
Belief in many Gods
God had many faces
Belief in one God
A box in which the broken pieces of the 10 commandments were…
Polytheistic
Belief in many Gods
Henotheistic
God had many faces
125 terms
Comparative Religions
In 1483, Martin Luther was born to pea…
Martin Luther's first ambition was to…
Luther earned two Bachelor's Degrees a…
What University did Martin Luther teac…
Germany
He was caught in a thunderstorm
Theology
University of WittenBurg
In 1483, Martin Luther was born to pea…
Germany
Martin Luther's first ambition was to…
He was caught in a thunderstorm
125 terms
Comparative Religions
In 1483, Martin Luther was born to pea…
Martin Luther's first ambition was to…
Luther earned two Bachelor's Degrees a…
What University did Martin Luther teac…
Germany
He was caught in a thunderstorm
Theology
University of WittenBurg
In 1483, Martin Luther was born to pea…
Germany
Martin Luther's first ambition was to…
He was caught in a thunderstorm
54 terms
Comparative Religions
T or F: According to Molloy, there is…
Molloy writes that indigenous religion…
Some native religions see everything i…
t or f; according to molloy, sacred ti…
False
b. holistic
animisn
true
T or F: According to Molloy, there is…
False
Molloy writes that indigenous religion…
b. holistic
59 terms
Comparative World Religions Unit
Christianity
Judaism
Hindusim
Budhism
A monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the O…
A religion with a belief in one god. It originated with Abrah…
a diverse body of religion, philosophy, and cultural practice…
Siddhartha Gautama, founder... Rejects caste system... Eight Fold P…
Christianity
A monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the O…
Judaism
A religion with a belief in one god. It originated with Abrah…
40 terms
Comparative Religions
Which of the following concepts is NOT…
What levels have humans around the wor…
In Japan, feature of the natural lands…
According to your textbook, in ancient…
a
e
b
c
Which of the following concepts is NOT…
a
What levels have humans around the wor…
e
12 terms
comparative religions
the economic inequity in the world has…
According to the catholic church, reli…
The united States makes up approximate…
there are approximately 8 million peop…
True
False
False
False
the economic inequity in the world has…
True
According to the catholic church, reli…
False
80 terms
comparative religions
anabaptism
anabaptism
anabaptism
anabaptism
Zurich, Switzerland
thought only adults could be baptised
beliefs spread to other counties
rebelled against Zwinglis
anabaptism
Zurich, Switzerland
anabaptism
thought only adults could be baptised
47 terms
Comparative World Religions Unit
Christianity
Judaism
Hindusim
Budhism
A monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the O…
A religion with a belief in one god. It originated with Abrah…
a diverse body of religion, philosophy, and cultural practice…
Siddhartha Gautama, founder... Rejects caste system... Eight Fold P…
Christianity
A monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the O…
Judaism
A religion with a belief in one god. It originated with Abrah…
27 terms
Comparative Religions Vocabulary
monotheism
polytheism
covenant
messiah
belief in one god
belief in more than one god
an agreement between people and their god
a hoped for king or savior
monotheism
belief in one god
polytheism
belief in more than one god
Comparative Religions
5th Century Bc
Wu-Wei
Tao Te Ching
Sidartha
Confucianism founded
Go with the flow
Taoism main texts
Da Budda
5th Century Bc
Confucianism founded
Wu-Wei
Go with the flow
33 terms
Comparative Religions
Religion
Philosophy
Monotheism
Polytheism
belief in a higher power, usually God or gods (diety, supreme…
study of the universe or life
belief in one "God"
belief in numerous gods
Religion
belief in a higher power, usually God or gods (diety, supreme…
Philosophy
study of the universe or life
38 terms
Comparative Religions - Christian Science
1821
New Hampshire
Congregationalist
Glover, Patterson, Eddy
-Mary Baker was born in what year?
-Mary Baker was born in the state of _________________
-the church Mary Baker went to as a child was _______________…
-the last names of Mary Baker's three husbands are __________…
1821
-Mary Baker was born in what year?
New Hampshire
-Mary Baker was born in the state of _________________
57 terms
Comparative religions
Taoism origin
Taoism Main text
Taoism Key person who spread it and st…
Taoism Key beliefs
604 BC
Tao the Ching
Chang tzu and Lao tzu
Dao "the way" yin yang and we-wui
Taoism origin
604 BC
Taoism Main text
Tao the Ching
16 terms
Comparative religions
Pope John XXIII
If it is beautiful and good then it mu…
Anglo Saxon
Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
Who experience the holocaust?
What did Pope Gregory the Great say?
Who is the spring goddess- bunnies, lilies, eggs?
Name 3 Western Religions
Pope John XXIII
Who experience the holocaust?
If it is beautiful and good then it mu…
What did Pope Gregory the Great say?
Comparative religions
Pleasure
Success
Duty
Liberation
Nothing is enough to satisfy
Wealth powers and fame. Not everyone can have it
Specific jobs
Seeking freedoms from life's limitations
Pleasure
Nothing is enough to satisfy
Success
Wealth powers and fame. Not everyone can have it
17 terms
Comparative Religions
pluralism
doctrine
incarnation
cults
a condition or system in which two or more states, groups, pr…
a belief or set of beliefs held and taught by a church, polit…
a person who embodies in the flesh a deity, spirit, or abstra…
a system of religious veneration and devotion directed toward…
pluralism
a condition or system in which two or more states, groups, pr…
doctrine
a belief or set of beliefs held and taught by a church, polit…
51 terms
Comparative Religions
Caesar augustus
Jesus of Nazareth
Paul
Constantine
creator of Pax Romana
Christianity began with this person
Zealous Jew who converted to Christianity and then spread the…
Roman emperor who converted to Christianity ending it's perse…
Caesar augustus
creator of Pax Romana
Jesus of Nazareth
Christianity began with this person
66 terms
Comparative Religions
Polytheism
Pantheons
Monotheism
Zoroastrianism
The belief in more than one deity. It is the earliest of the…
The development of elaborate and numerous gods.... The Egyptians…
The worship of a single god or goddess.
Was founded by the Ancient Persians c. 500 BCE.... Most historia…
Polytheism
The belief in more than one deity. It is the earliest of the…
Pantheons
The development of elaborate and numerous gods.... The Egyptians…
27 terms
Comparative Religions Vocabulary
monotheism
polytheism
covenant
messiah
belief in one god
belief in more than one god
an agreement between people and their god
a hoped for king or savior
monotheism
belief in one god
polytheism
belief in more than one god
23 terms
Comparative Religions
The Jewish Calendar is based on the
Teaches that God can best be known thr…
The Festival when Jews mark gods givin…
The agreement between god and the Isra…
Moon
Cabbalah
Shavout
Covenant
The Jewish Calendar is based on the
Moon
Teaches that God can best be known thr…
Cabbalah
36 terms
Comparative Religions
An ethical philosophical system dealin…
Advocates honest, simple life, and non…
Animistic religion, worship or devotio…
Founded in 551 BCE in China by Kung Fu…
Confucianism
Daoism
Shintoism
C
An ethical philosophical system dealin…
Confucianism
Advocates honest, simple life, and non…
Daoism
57 terms
Comparative Religions
1. Dao (Tao)
2. Feng Shui
3. Li
4. Ren
- The way or pathin Far Easter traditions. The term is also u…
- The Daoist practice of determining the most harmonious posi…
Qi (Ch'i), - Ceremonies, rituals, and rules of proper conduct…
- Humanity, benevolence- the central Confucian virtue
1. Dao (Tao)
- The way or pathin Far Easter traditions. The term is also u…
2. Feng Shui
- The Daoist practice of determining the most harmonious posi…
51 terms
Comparative Religions
Athiesm
Agnosticism
Immanence
Transcendence
Disbelief in the existence of God
Doubt, or withholding judgement as to the reality of the divi…
The presence or nearness of the divine
Existing outside or beyond the material universe
Athiesm
Disbelief in the existence of God
Agnosticism
Doubt, or withholding judgement as to the reality of the divi…
Comparative Religions
Zoroastrianism
Martin Luther
Sufism
Jihad
A monotheistic pre-Islamic religion of ancient Persia founded…
A German friar priest and professor of theology who was vital…
The mystical system of the sufis
A mans Muslims a war on strides against non-believers
Zoroastrianism
A monotheistic pre-Islamic religion of ancient Persia founded…
Martin Luther
A German friar priest and professor of theology who was vital…
19 terms
Comparative Religions: Unit 6
cults
sect
apocalypse
rapture
any religion that focuses on worship of a particular person o…
term for a sub-group within a larger tradition
In Judaism and Christianity, the name for the dramatic end of…
19th C belief amongst some Christians, using Paul's letter to…
cults
any religion that focuses on worship of a particular person o…
sect
term for a sub-group within a larger tradition
11 terms
Comparative Religions
The basic dimensions of a religious tr…
The understanding of the nature in the…
Religion that includes a belief in a p…
What questions does religion seek to r…
doctrines... sacred stories... rituals
Cosmology
Theistic
What is human condition... What is our destiny... What is our ultim…
The basic dimensions of a religious tr…
doctrines... sacred stories... rituals
The understanding of the nature in the…
Cosmology
40 terms
comparative religions
reincarnation
belief that Jesus was the Messiah
The Five Pillars
Belief in Nirvana
Hinduism and Buddhism
Christianity
Islam
Buddhism
reincarnation
Hinduism and Buddhism
belief that Jesus was the Messiah
Christianity
26 terms
Comparative religions
Taoism
Lao Tzu
Yin and yang
We Wei
Chinese religion 604 BC
Creator of Taoism
Balance between opposite forces
Go with the flow
Taoism
Chinese religion 604 BC
Lao Tzu
Creator of Taoism
65 terms
Comparative Religions
Lao Tzu
Confucius
Jesus Of Nazareth
Buddha
Founder of taoism
Founder of confucianism
Christian son of god
Founder of buddhism
Lao Tzu
Founder of taoism
Confucius
Founder of confucianism
10 terms
Comparative Religions
Dharma
Karma
Moksha
4 Noble Truths
hinduism: the principle of cosmic order... buddhism: the teachin…
the sum of a person's actions in this and previous states of…
release from the cycle of rebirth impelled by the law of karma
the doctrines of Buddha
Dharma
hinduism: the principle of cosmic order... buddhism: the teachin…
Karma
the sum of a person's actions in this and previous states of…
59 terms
Comparative religions
Taoism
Origin of Taoism
Main text of Taoism
Key people of Taoism
Chinese traditional religion
China 604BC
Tao Te Ching
Lao Tzu Founder; Chuang Tzu spreader
Taoism
Chinese traditional religion
Origin of Taoism
China 604BC
75 terms
Comparative Religions
604 BC
China
Lao Tzu
Tao Te Ching
Origin date of Daoism
Orgin of Daoism
Key person/Founder of Daoism
Main text of Daoism
604 BC
Origin date of Daoism
China
Orgin of Daoism
47 terms
Comparative Religions
Lao Tzu
600 BC (China)
Tao Te Ching
Wu-Wei
Founder of Taoism
When and where Taoism began
The key text of Taoism
Effortless action
Lao Tzu
Founder of Taoism
600 BC (China)
When and where Taoism began
9 terms
Comparative Religions
Dharma
Karma
4 Noble Truths
Filial piety
the principle of the cosmic order
the sum of a person's actions in this and previous states of…
The doctrines of Buddha
the important virtue and primary duty of respect, obedience,…
Dharma
the principle of the cosmic order
Karma
the sum of a person's actions in this and previous states of…
10 terms
Comparative Religions
dharma
karma
moksha
4 noble truths
In Hindu belief, a person's religious and moral duties
(Hinduism and Buddhism) the effects of a person's actions tha…
The Hindu concept of the spirit's 'liberation' from the endle…
Core of Buddha's doctrine; all life involves suffering, desir…
dharma
In Hindu belief, a person's religious and moral duties
karma
(Hinduism and Buddhism) the effects of a person's actions tha…
10 terms
Comparative Religions
Dharma
Karma
Moksha
4 Noble Truths
the principle of cosmic order.the teaching or religion of the…
the sum of a person's actions in this and previous states of…
release from the cycle of rebirth impelled by the law of karm…
the foundation of Buddhism.
Dharma
the principle of cosmic order.the teaching or religion of the…
Karma
the sum of a person's actions in this and previous states of…
8 terms
Comparative Religions
Dharma
Karma
4 Noble Truths
Filia Piety
Conformity to religious law, custom, duty, or one's own quali…
The good or bad emanations felt to be generated by someone or…
(1) Suffering is a part of life... (2) Selfish desire leads to s…
The important virtue and primary duty of respect, obedience,…
Dharma
Conformity to religious law, custom, duty, or one's own quali…
Karma
The good or bad emanations felt to be generated by someone or…
64 terms
Comparative Religions
rite
congregation
synod
consubstantiations
a church traditions about how sacraments are celebrated
parish
a large diocese
the Eucharist is the body & blood of Jesus and is still bread…
rite
a church traditions about how sacraments are celebrated
congregation
parish
68 terms
Comparative Religions
Taoism
Taoism origin
Tao Te Ching
Lao Tzu
Chinese religion focused on balance and natural harmony
604 BC in China
the main text of Taoism
main person in Taoism
Taoism
Chinese religion focused on balance and natural harmony
Taoism origin
604 BC in China
49 terms
Comparative Religions
Lao Tzu
Taoism Origin
Tao Te Ching
Wu Wei
Taoism Key Person
600 B.C. China
Main text of taoism
Effortless action
Lao Tzu
Taoism Key Person
Taoism Origin
600 B.C. China
37 terms
Comparative Religions
Hinduism developed in 3 stages
Pantheism
Karma
Samsara
Pre-Vedic 3000 B.C.... Vedic 1500 B.C .... Upanishadic 600 B.C.
god is the universe; the universe is god
moral law of cause and effect
all life goes through a succession of rebirths
Hinduism developed in 3 stages
Pre-Vedic 3000 B.C.... Vedic 1500 B.C .... Upanishadic 600 B.C.
Pantheism
god is the universe; the universe is god
10 terms
comparative religions
dharma
karma
moksha
4 Noble Truths
the teaching or religion of the Buddha. // righteousness, div…
the sum of good and bad deeds, determines how you live your n…
In Hinduism, release from the cycle of rebirth impelled by th…
the truth of suffering, the truth of the cause of suffering,…
dharma
the teaching or religion of the Buddha. // righteousness, div…
karma
the sum of good and bad deeds, determines how you live your n…
87 terms
Comparative Religions
Materialistic Perspective
Ludwig Feurbach
Sigmund Freud
Karl Marx
Material exists; supernatural is imagined
gods are projections of human qualities such as love wisdom a…
saw religion as an illness. Religion is a fantasy world were…
We use (especially the poor) religion to make us happy. It gi…
Materialistic Perspective
Material exists; supernatural is imagined
Ludwig Feurbach
gods are projections of human qualities such as love wisdom a…
18 terms
Comparative Religions
5 Pillars of Islam
Branches of Judaism
Covenant
Prophet
Hajj-pilgrimage to Mecca ... Shahada- belief... Salat-prayer... Zakat-…
Orthodox, conservative, reform, hasidic
agreement made with God
Spread the message of God
5 Pillars of Islam
Hajj-pilgrimage to Mecca ... Shahada- belief... Salat-prayer... Zakat-…
Branches of Judaism
Orthodox, conservative, reform, hasidic
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