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Simple explanation of Similarities between Chritianity and ancient religions- part2

2nd part in this series.
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Joint Religious Leadership Coordination for the G8/G20 Summits

For more on this event, visit: http://bit.ly/J0Cl6M For more on the Berkley Center, visit: http://berkleycenter.georgetown.edu On May 17, 2012, the Joint Rel...
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Religious Similarities – Construction of a Mythology

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Have you ever noticed that many religions have stories so similar that you wonder if all religions were founded and then modified from a single mythology?  I not insinuating all religions are myths...

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World Religion Day January 20 starts golden rule conversations at Parliament of the World's Religions

World Religion Day January 20 starts golden rule conversations at Parliament of the World's Religions | Religions Are Similar | Scoop.it

Examining the Golden Rule in these slides is a good place to start.  What American Golden Rule scholar, Dr. Harry Gensler S. J., plots in these pictures is a valuable visual aid for beginning learning of basic cross-religious similarities.  The internationally-recognized holiday created by the Baha’i faith gives the world one day to seek one fundamental human trait:

 

What is our oneness?   If not in our religions, is it in all of us?   Though the purpose and demonstration of World Religion Day may be modernized or adapted to reflect changing interfaith language, according to the Natural Spiritual Assembly of the United States, the U.S. Baha’is are urged to “Consort with the followers of all religions in a spirit of friendliness and fellowship.” One way they do this is through the commemoration of World Religion Day — Sunday, January 20.


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Function of Religion in Society according to Durkheim (the sociologist)

The Functions of Religion (according to Durkheim) 1.Stability and cohesion shared religion binds people closely together a.Religion forms a balanced and cohe...
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Similarities between Islam and Christianity Part 1 of 2 - Dr. Zakir Naik

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The Morality of Religion, Ideology, and Environmentalism ...

And religious norms and morals often make people less competitive with others from their ingroup, helping to defuse the inevitable conflicts that erupt from status and mating. So: what does this have to do with the environment ...
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Christian Similarities With Ancient Religions Explained

For when the Gentiles, who have not the law, do by nature those things that are of the law... Who shew the work of the law written in their hearts, their con...
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Similarities in World Religions

If we examine the fundamental aspects of many world religions we become aware of the many similarities they share. This short video is an attempt to explain ...
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