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Religio

To bind

2

Why we study other religions

Better world view

3

Religion is

Undefinable

4

What does the church look for

Us to respect other religions

5

Liturgy

Set of forms for public religious worship

6

Ecumenism

Led by the Holy Spirit
Seeks the union of all Christian faith

7

Evangelization

From the root word "gospel"
Sharing of the good news

8

Witnessing

Giving testimony of ones religious faith to another

9

Myths

Ancient stories

10

4 elements

1. Scripture
2. Beliefs & practices
3. Sacred time
4. Sacred places

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What is scripture ... example

Stories passed down from generations

Death of Jesus
David and Goliath

12

What are beliefs and practices ... example

Doctrines and moral code

Commandments

13

What is sacred time ... example

Important time for religion / church

Lent / rosh hashana

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What is Sacred places ... example

Place of holiness

Church / synagogue