Recent Homework Questions About Religion
Give a copy of Appendix D to a friend or family member and ask that person to complete the table contained therein. In doing so, your chosen participant will consider what he or she thinks are the common United States-centric viewpoints on Muslim and Arab American and ...
Friday, November 16, 2007 at 5:30pm
What are two effects that organized religion has had on society and give examples from past and/or present world events that illustrate your examples.
Tuesday, November 13, 2007 at 1:53pm
i need these defined in relations to how they apply to religion. 1. Immanent 2. Religion 3. Theistic 4. Monotheistic 5. Profane 6. Polytheistic 7. Monistic 8. Dogma 9. Nontheistic 10. Transcendent 11. Incarnations 12. Kensho 13. Atheism 14. Agnosticism 15. Rituals 16. Symbols ...
Monday, November 12, 2007 at 10:09pm
Religion can affect people in many different ways. List at least two effects that organized religion has had on society and give examples from past and/or present world events that illastrate your examples.
Monday, November 12, 2007 at 8:31pm
List at least two effects that organized religion has had on society and give examples from past and/or present world events that illustrate your examples.
Sunday, November 11, 2007 at 3:58pm
Frankfurter puts together several accounts of monstrous ritual. Account for the similarities between these accounts. HELP
Saturday, November 10, 2007 at 6:56pm
RELIGIONS OF THE WORLD
What effect do you think religious pluralism and the interfaith movement will have on the future of organized religion?
Thursday, November 8, 2007 at 9:17pm
please edit for grammar and sentence structure!! thanks in advance!! Resnik briefly discusses several standards of ethical conduct in science. I will explain the standard of openness from Resniks point of view, and argue why it is important to follow this standard in ...
Monday, November 5, 2007 at 6:40pm
Thinking About What to Write About in an Essay
I'm writing an essay about charity (which means "In its widest and highest sense, charity includes love of God as well as love of man. The latter kind of love is so closely connected with, and dependent upon, the former, that neither it nor its fruits, under the ...
Friday, November 2, 2007 at 8:56pm
i think it is more profitable to look at all the attributes of spirtual malpractise in given cultures, and when we do so we find a set of oppositions that maintains remarkable consistency as a set, despite variations between cultures. can someone explain what this verse means...
Thursday, November 1, 2007 at 3:34pm
Religion--thesis statement help!
Majority is where evil exists and the individual is distinctly evil, and minority is when evil does not exist, rather the actions one does can be considered evil through explanation. i need to write a strong thesis statement agreeing with the minority view
Thursday, November 1, 2007 at 11:07am
Unruly Evil by david pocock can anyone explain to me what is being said in this text. I do not understand it at all, and our prof will not help us understand it either. I need help majorily!
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 at 6:01pm
Unruly evil by David Pocok - what does pocock mean by unruly evil? - for pocock, how is evil related to order and to explicability
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 at 5:34pm
How does art and design affect peoples cultures, lifestyle, religion and fashion?
Tuesday, October 30, 2007 at 5:06am
Hi. I handed out a survey for a science class and I had to collect demographics. One of the demographic questions was asking about students' religion. Two students said they were agonists. What is an agonist? Is agonism really a religion? I was looking on Wikipedia and it ...
Friday, October 26, 2007 at 8:02pm
I am having a hard time defining these terms in my own words. I don't even know where to start 1. Theistic 2. monotheistic 3. dogma 4. transcendent 5. kensho 6. orthodox 7. heretic 8. routinization of charisma
Wednesday, October 24, 2007 at 10:50pm
could you look over this for me? we are supposed to come up with a binary to compare two articles and then create something new (i did Christianity) to place in this binary. I want to make sure my intro is specific enough; doesn't "zoom" out to western culture as...
Tuesday, October 16, 2007 at 9:42pm
WHAT ARE SOME REPUTABLE SITE THAT CAN AID IN HELPING ME FIND THE ANSWER TO THIS QUESTION: WHAT MAKES UP THE HINDU RELIGION AND THE CULTURAL, SOCIETAL INFULENCES THAT MADE HINDUSIM VITAL TO REGION OF EARTHLY EXISTENCE.
Monday, October 15, 2007 at 1:17pm
HUM 130 Religions of the World
How do contemporary Buddhist practices reflect the foundations of the religion?
Tuesday, October 9, 2007 at 10:45am
What do catholics do to live up to their name as "catholic"?
Monday, October 8, 2007 at 1:10pm
Hello. I am writing an essay about ancient religions in the Middle East, Sumerian and Hebrew. I am wondering whether I should write in the past or present tense because Hebrew is still around today (referred to as Jewish) and there is probably some minority that still ...
Sunday, October 7, 2007 at 1:29pm
Read Genesis 1-3 Before the incident with the fruit, is there evil in the world (or outside of it)? What is the nature of the first sin, and why was it such a problem? (i no the first sin is eve taking the fruit but why is it such a problem?)
Saturday, October 6, 2007 at 3:41pm
Religion can affect people in many different ways. List at least two effects that organized religion has had on society and give examples from past and/or present world events that illustrate your examples.
Thursday, October 4, 2007 at 11:49pm
Who is the bishop now ?
Wednesday, October 3, 2007 at 5:32pm
us history! - need help on three topics...
1. In the seventeenth century, new england puritans tired to create a model societ. what were their aspirations and to what extent were those aspirations fulfilled during the seventeenth century? 2. For the period before 1750, analyze the ways in which britain's policy of ...
Friday, September 28, 2007 at 2:06am
What events and figures have shaped the development of Islam in the United States?
Thursday, September 27, 2007 at 10:31pm
Humanities (Multiple Questionst)
#1. The Iliad is a work that describes events related to the A) founding of Minoan culture B) early battles of the Persian Wars. C) attack on the Dorians on Mycenae D) Mycencean attack on the coastal of Troy #2. Which one of the following is NOT true ancient Greek life? A) ...
Saturday, September 22, 2007 at 3:46pm
Are Jainism and Buddhism and indigenous religions?
Wednesday, September 19, 2007 at 4:14pm
the meaning of the holy day of obligation callled Christmas
Wednesday, September 12, 2007 at 6:23pm
Can you unscramble these letters haefrt
Wednesday, September 12, 2007 at 4:22pm
Religions of the World
What are 10 questions that you would ask during an interview of a person of a different religion?
Friday, September 7, 2007 at 10:59pm
I need to write an essay for english about a theme in the novel Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain. I have to write my thesis on the mockery of religion (picked out of a hat). The thesis is in the traditional style with three reasons and i can only think of one. He suggests ...
Monday, September 3, 2007 at 11:21pm
Religions of the World
What makes up the Hindu religion?
Sunday, September 2, 2007 at 7:39pm
thanx that helped a lot! but i also need examples of freedom of religion and the balanced power between the different branches of the government.
Sunday, September 2, 2007 at 6:14pm
English: British Culture Project
For my English class, I received a British culture research project and the objective is to learn about the British culture from 449-1950. The instructions say choose a topic from one of the 14 general topics listed below. Research your topic. Develop a thesis. You must do one...
Saturday, September 1, 2007 at 9:42pm
Effects of Religion
Religion can affect people in many different ways. List at least two effects that organized religion has had on society and give examples from past and/or present world events that illustrate your examples.
Friday, August 31, 2007 at 8:44am
Religion of the World
Consider the interrelatedness of everything in the cosmos as it is expressed in many indigenous religions. How do you think the importance of these relationships developed? What spiritual purpose do you think they serve for indigenous people?
Thursday, August 30, 2007 at 9:55am
does anyone know of a great website where i can get good, detailed information on ancient egyptian religion, esp. the god Osiris? have to write a long report and want to have enough info....thanks!
Sunday, August 26, 2007 at 3:22pm
Religions of the World
Find 2 websites dealing with indigenous cultures/religions.Discuss how modern civilization has impacted the spiritual lives of the indigenous people you explored. Are indigenous religions still practiced today? If so, how have the practices changed over time. Thank you for ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2007 at 10:20pm
1. In your experience, is Christmas taboo in public schools? How is Christmas treated at your school? Do you think your school has gone too far to be politically correct during the holidays? 2. Do you think there really is a war on Christmas? Cite an ...
Monday, August 20, 2007 at 8:39pm
what is the effect that mass production of books has had on: a) individuals Mass production of books have enabled more people to read. Before books were affordable, people relied on their memories to recall stories and events. But books have enlarged their worlds so that we no...
Thursday, August 16, 2007 at 6:44pm
what is a major religion in India Check this site. http://www.indiasite.com/religion/ that helped a lot thanks
Wednesday, August 15, 2007 at 9:22pm
In 300 words describe Average Amercian perceptions of Muslim, Arabs and Christian Americans Here are some previous answers to this question for you: http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1177260117 http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1183251911 http://www.jiskha....
Sunday, August 12, 2007 at 10:57am
The monarchies of Russia, Austria, and Prussia enacted policies that: A. increased the role of the military B. Sought to seperate religion from the control of the state C. excluded nobles from all areas of public life D. worked to create an alliance against the French in the ...
Friday, August 10, 2007 at 7:48am
Many people see life on earth as constant worry, physical poverty, spiritual alienation, sickness, hatred, mindless toil, and death. The ultimate goal of nirvana or being one with the Atman seems infinitely better than suffering on earth. For more information, check this site...
Sunday, July 22, 2007 at 2:24pm
As an environmental science teacher, how would you respond to someone who tells you (a) that he or she does not believe in biological evolution because it is just a theory, and (b) we should not worry about air pollution because through natural selection, the ...
Sunday, July 15, 2007 at 3:54pm
Hi everybody, I have to write an essay in English(which is not my mother tongue) on the subject: Are you personnally in favor of legalising gay marriage? I've written a short essay about it. Can anyone correct my mistakes and my ideas(if you find that the arguments are not...
Friday, July 13, 2007 at 4:11pm
Consider the interrelatedness of everything in the cosmos as it is expressed in many indigenous religions. How do you think the importance of these relationships developed? What spiritual purpose do you think they serve for indigenous peoples? We'll be glad to critique ...
Thursday, July 12, 2007 at 7:40pm
Religions of the World
How modern civilization has impacted the spiritual lives of indigenous people? Many indigenous people were forced or convinced to change their religions when their lands were invaded by Christians or Muslims. Some of these people, however, kept their basic spirituality while ...
Monday, July 9, 2007 at 7:38pm
Humanities/Religions of the World
List at least two effects that organized religion has had on society and give examples from past and/or present world events that illustrate your examples. http://www.jiskha.com/search/search.cgi?query=List+at+least+two+effects+that+organized+religion+has+had+on+...
Monday, July 9, 2007 at 3:20pm
Can you proofread my essay? Thanks! In the essays "Imagine There's No Heaven" and "Why We Are Infidels," Salman Rushdie and E.L. Doctorow advocate different principles. Although Rushdie criticizes while Doctorow defines the nation's religious ...
Monday, July 9, 2007 at 2:27pm
Ok...someone stumped me with a religion question, but it's more like an art question. Salvador Dali's painting, the Agnostic Symbol. Any idea of the meaning? Here's a link: http://fusionanomaly.net/salvadordaliagnosticsymbol1932.jpg Matt Matt, this is what I...
Monday, July 9, 2007 at 1:53am
I don't understand E.L. Doctorow's essay "Why We Are Infidels". Please help me understand it, because I have to compare and contrast this essay with Salman Rushdie's "Imagine There's No Heaven." Thanks for the help! http://www.thenation.com/...
Thursday, July 5, 2007 at 5:16pm
List at least two effects that organized religion has had on society and give examples from past and/or present world events that illustrate your examples. Try Google searches of the following: crusades, "war on terror", jihad, "thirty years war", ...
Wednesday, July 4, 2007 at 4:43pm
Question is what do the terms race and ethnicity man to you? Question is Why are these concepts important to United States Society? Answer: The term race to be means the way a person distinguishes how one looks at ones skin color, facial features, ancestry and genetics to ...
Sunday, July 1, 2007 at 7:15pm
I need help with an assignment. I am asked to have someone fill out this worksheet. Can anyone Please help? Appendix D United States-Centric Views Comparison Consider this question: What are an average Americans perceptions about Muslim/Arab American and Christian ...
Saturday, June 30, 2007 at 9:05pm
Hi. I am having some trouble with some questions pertaining the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre: Why did the Catherine de Medici allow the massacre to take place? Why was it so important to kill Coligny? How might the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre change the wars of ...
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 at 1:40pm
TO : Brie/Religion
I just went under dictionary and this is what it came up with. i hope this helps What is an apologist? Definition: defender of belief: somebody who defends a doctrine or ideology IN other words: Synonyms: defender, supporter, ally, protector, champion, advocator I looked it up...
Friday, June 22, 2007 at 1:15pm
I recently took a religion final and scored a 99.8% I think the question I got wrong is: What is an apologist? a- one who apologizes for sins b- an apostle c- some kind of writer???about???(I can't really remember this one) d- ????(can't remember) I put a- one who ...
Friday, June 22, 2007 at 11:29am
Organized religion prevented the development of birth control pills until the mid-1950s. Various blue laws, such as the regulation of liquor sales, are also an effect of organized religion. Organized religion also organizes charities that help the poor. list two effects that ...
Wednesday, June 20, 2007 at 4:25pm
similarities between Baptist Church and Roman Catholic Church Both have sacraments, basically the same beliefs, and loosely on the same texts. Both believe in the Trinity of God. Please check your textbook and tell us what you've found. We'll be glad to comment on your...
Thursday, June 7, 2007 at 8:37pm
Is it more common for people to make decisions regarding religion on the basis of reason or by faith? I believe faith determines religious decisions. I think that depends on the person. Many people make decisions on religion based on both reason and faith. Guru is right. ...
Tuesday, June 5, 2007 at 11:53am
What are at least two effects that organized religion has had on society and give examples? http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20070531211831AAlMpWR
Monday, June 4, 2007 at 8:21am
i have to Submit a 700-1000 word paper. The paper should be formatted following APA guidelines, and answer these questions: 1. Considering that Hinduism lacks a uniting belief system, what makes up the Hindu religion? 2. What are the cultural and societal influences that have...
Sunday, June 3, 2007 at 4:19pm
Baptism - Catholic
Can someone please tell me what happens with the oil and the candle at baptism? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. For anything concerning the Catholic religion, a good place to begin is with the Catholic Encyclopedia: 1. http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/02258b...
Saturday, June 2, 2007 at 1:38pm
Is a person more than a physical body? What is the mind? What is thought? I am having trouble finding information on pricipal issues,some philosophies related to the questions and some misconceptions about the questions. If anyone could help me. I really do not understand ...
Thursday, May 31, 2007 at 12:13pm
Pork in World Religions
Which religions ban the eating of pork? What is the reasoning behind each religion's decision not to eat pork? How has this effected the worldwide distribution of pork-related products? http://www.google.com/search?as_q=pork+religions&hl=en&num=10&btnG=Google+Search...
Wednesday, May 30, 2007 at 7:55pm
How has Christianity, a faith based on the teachings of one text (the Bible), divided into so many denominations? There are many different ways of interpreting any religious book, including the Bible. Also, people have different personal experiences that cause them to perceive...
Wednesday, May 30, 2007 at 3:42pm
Electronic and Communication Engineering is mainly Mathematical analysis, implemented in practical circuits. You have to understand higher forms of math, and think in those terms. You have to understand the imperfect models used for systems analysis. You have to understand ...
Thursday, May 24, 2007 at 6:41am
Is God real? Which is the true religion? For many people around the world, God is very real. The true religion is the one that a person whole-heartedly believes and faithfully follows. Hi Cherry. Considering this is a homework question, most Religious Education classes center ...
Wednesday, May 23, 2007 at 4:47pm
historical events of daoism IV History of Daoism Print this section Daoism gradually changed from the philosophy of a small number of sages to a widespread popular religion followed by numerous individual believers and by many groups of monks and lay people. This change ...
Saturday, May 12, 2007 at 12:17am
i need to write an essay on mass as a sacrafice. i need help on sacrifice in natural religion, the Old Testament beckround to sacrafice, and the relationship of the mass to sacrafice and calvary PLEASE HELP! Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the ...
Monday, May 7, 2007 at 11:52am
2. What four actions besides stealing are forbidden by the seventh commandment? See my response below.
Monday, May 7, 2007 at 11:00am
1. What three actions we are commanded to do by the seventh commandment? from http://www.vatican.va/archive/catechism/p3s2c2a7.htm "THE SEVENTH COMMANDMENT You shall not steal. The seventh commandment forbids unjustly taking or keeping the goods of one's ...
Monday, May 7, 2007 at 10:55am
A Disturbing Vision of Buddha
Hello everyone, As you all know, I decided to undertake a Buddhist-style fast this week in order to spend some time meditating and searching for enlightenment. Beginning on Monday and culminating on Wednesday (Wesak, a major Buddhist festival), I spent three days sitting on a ...
Saturday, May 5, 2007 at 10:09pm
If Japanese culture/religion lives, how has Western culture changed it? Your question is quite vague. Obviously Japanese culture is very much alive and well. It also has been changed in several ways by Western culture over the last 150 years. If you post your answer to the ...
Friday, May 4, 2007 at 10:55pm
Is Japanese culture/religion evolved over time? Shintoism is mainly a Japanese religion. Buddhism, Taoism, Hinduism, and most other Asian religions originated in other areas. So I'm assuming the question wants you to incorporate Shintoism into your answer. Here's a ...
Friday, May 4, 2007 at 10:53pm
If the culture/religion still lives, how has Western culture changed it? Which religion? In what location? Which part of "Western culture"?? Your question is far too broad. If you narrow the question, you'll probably be able to find good answers. http://www....
Friday, May 4, 2007 at 10:25pm
How do you think the importance of these relationships developed? What spiritual purpose do you think they serve for indigenous peoples? Which relationships? What purpose do you think they served? the interrelatedness of everything in the cosmos as it is expressed in many ...
Friday, May 4, 2007 at 8:49pm
Was monotheism a genuine introduction by Islam or was it an old idea borrowed from other cultures? Monotheism was around long before Islam. The Christians and Jews are Monotheists. Monotheism, although there is debate over whether there were likely Monotheistic religions ...
Monday, April 30, 2007 at 8:25am
Conducting a Buddhist-Style Fast
Hi everyone! In my quest to better understand Buddha and his teachings, I have decided to conduct a three-day fast in the hopes of having an experience of enlightenment. I got permission from my school to take three days off from school this week (Monday-Wednesday), provided ...
Sunday, April 29, 2007 at 5:53pm
Does anyone know anything about the Buddhist monk Ummon? I read a koan (a type of Buddhist proverb or riddle) by Ummon that said some pretty harsh things about Buddha. I am wondering why a Chinese Buddhist monk of Ummon's statue would denigrate the founder of his religion ...
Saturday, April 28, 2007 at 11:17pm
I want to learn about BUDDHA Go for it. The internet is a great source of information. You could also do it the old-fashioned way and get a few books on the topic. Here are several sites that will give you information on this topic. http://www.wsu.edu/~dee/BUDDHISM/SIDD.HT...
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 at 6:37pm
What was the ultimate result of Zheng He's voyages of discovery in the 1400s? a- expanding China overseas b- spreading the Japanese language c- spreading the Islamic religion d- expanding trade with Native Americans http://www.google.com/search?source=ig&hl=en&q=...
Friday, April 20, 2007 at 6:32pm
You have it! In the future, please do not post more than once, and please post without the theatrics in the subject line. It won't get you help any faster. Can some one explain this passage I do not understand it it is by hazlitt it is called "on the want of money&...
Tuesday, April 17, 2007 at 11:05pm
i wrote this on martin luthers 95 theses and the main themes that run through it, except i cant think of a good ending sentence In 1517 Martin Luther posted 95 theses on the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg. In my opinion the list is very repetitive but has a few themes...
Monday, April 9, 2007 at 10:26pm
What are the cultural and societal influences that have made Hinduism vital to the region in which it originated? I understand that you may not be able to answer this question....i just do not understand what the question is looking for. Hinduism is a unique religion. It does ...
Monday, April 9, 2007 at 12:01am
There seems to be no one here who is familiar enough with the Quran to answer you at this time. You are certainly free to use any search engine, but be aware that you will find conflicting and confusing results, as with most online searches. http://www.google.com/search?q=...
Thursday, April 5, 2007 at 6:01am
In the role of religion in the U.S, how does it compares to Egypt's religion, and how is they different? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is some help on religion in Egypt: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Religion_in_Egypt Egypt has a state ...
Wednesday, March 28, 2007 at 9:36am
humanities...NEED BY TONIGHT!PLEASE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I need to know aboout christianity,judaism and islam THNX :) Christianity http://www.religioustolerance.org/christ.htm http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/christianity/ Judaism http://www.jewfaq.org/toc.htm http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/...
Sunday, March 25, 2007 at 4:13pm
I need to find at least two effects organized religion has had on society, and provide examples from past or present. Have you considered laws? Such as marriage, divorce? Have you considered social organization, such as family activities at gatherings, clothes worn, etc? Have ...
Friday, March 23, 2007 at 2:37am
complete a paper on Hinduism. The paper will allow you to focus on the religions cultural and societal influences and compare them to its origins. You are also asked to explain the Hindu desire for liberation from earthly existence. We don't write papers for students...
Thursday, March 22, 2007 at 12:50am
What is the religion of North Carolina A simple Google search for "religion of North Carolina" gave me many links, try it The religion of North Carolina is whatever each person prefers. There is no "state" religion.
Tuesday, March 20, 2007 at 9:41pm
i need 2 write a paragraph about anubis wot shood i write????? i fink i need some info to copy??????? I think you need some religion: The kind that a tough hard nosed teacher can give. It appears you are long overdue. Apparently, no one has ever told you that you don't ...
Sunday, March 11, 2007 at 12:27am
Please help me paraphrase this statement. Thus human behavior is the product of an ongoing interaction between social environments and internal motivations (gained from previous social experiences). These systems include the home, family, religion, culture, sub-culture, ...
Saturday, March 10, 2007 at 5:44pm
social studies Hinduism
Looking for information on hinduism: 1) Considering that Hiduism lacks a united belief system, what makes up the hindu religion? 2)What are the cultural and societal influences taht have made hinduism vital to the region in which it originated? 3) Explain the desire for ...
Friday, March 9, 2007 at 12:09pm
Hi everyone, I've got a career-related question. A few weeks ago, our class took a "Career Cruising" quiz, which is meant to help students explore career options that correspond to their interests and talents. Based on my quiz answers, my homeroom teacher ...
Thursday, March 8, 2007 at 9:22pm
Define these terms in your own words. 1. Immanent 2. Religion 3. Theistic 4. Monotheistic 5. Profane 6. Polytheistic 7. Monistic 8. Dogma 9. Nontheistic 10. Transcendent 11. Incarnations 12. Kensho 13. Atheism 14. Agnosticism 15. Rituals 16. Symbols 17. Myths 18. Orthodox 19. ...
Wednesday, March 7, 2007 at 10:40pm
I am writing a short monologue on a person who chooses not to believe in any religion, but its back in when religion was not an option, in greece in like 300 BCE How can it improve, what can I add? Why do we act this way? Us humans, worshiping immortals and changing our ways ...
Tuesday, March 6, 2007 at 5:24pm
I noticed that the people who asked for questions that need help with spanish have not been answered..when people who have asked questions after them have already..this concerns me that the people on this website help with the subjects they know and dont attempt to help anyone...
Sunday, March 4, 2007 at 10:21pm
how come if I wanted to help someone I can't post a website?What do I do if I need to post a website? You cant. We do that to keep porn links off of the forum. but that kid was looking for websites on jesus and mohammad and I couldn't give him the awesome website.is ...
Sunday, March 4, 2007 at 3:44pm
what are the simularites and differences between jesus and muhammed? http://www.answers.com/jesus http://www.answers.com/mohammed Let us know what you come up with, and someone here will be happy to critique your thinking. =) sites for Mohammad and Jesus - GuruBlue, Sunday, ...
Sunday, March 4, 2007 at 3:23pm
In the Christian religion,why were ashes originally sprinkled on the top of people's heads on Ash Wednesday instead of on the forehead? This site gives the history of the use of ashes on Ash Wednesday. http://www.wf-f.org/AshWed.html#anchor2360581 http://www....
Saturday, February 24, 2007 at 1:16pm
You own a business that is located in the mall. The mall requires that you open 7 days a week, from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Your religion prohibits you from working on Sundays. The mall management issues an eviction notice for your business. Can you sue? What court? What issues?
Wednesday, February 21, 2007 at 3:40pm
Hello, would anyone help me out i have to do a research paper conducting a compare and contrast of two religions. Can anyone be kind enough to give me an outline set up for this kind of paper. I have the information on both relgions but I don't know how to do the set up ...
Sunday, February 18, 2007 at 12:10pm
bock 7 s103
is there anybody out there who have looked at tma 06 yet if you have could we pick each others brains lol thanks I looked up tma 06 on google and found many site regarding religion which certainly is not my field. Please clarify your question, if you still have one. If it is ...
Saturday, February 17, 2007 at 11:13am
Hum. Religion of the world
the effects that organized religion had on society http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sociology_of_religion It had lots of effects, just look at the world - Muslims, budists , and christianities. Look at the conflicts and look at the news you will find headlines everyday ...
Thursday, February 15, 2007 at 9:10pm
what are some examples of each Core Democratic Value What do you consider the core democratic values? Please post these values and what you think are examples of them. Then we'll be glad to help you. Core Democratic Values are the ideals and qualities fundamental to ...
Thursday, February 15, 2007 at 8:34pm
ap us history
what was alexander mitchell palmer's background. What religion is he associated with and how was his relationship with his parents? http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Mitchell_Palmer This is in German, but it's not too hard to figure out what they're ...
Monday, February 12, 2007 at 9:50pm
Should Canada continue to support the ............
Declaration of Human Rights? I need to make a debat right so I need to know why you support it or why you dont Thanks in advance The whole point of a debate is for you to look into it and decide, then debate why or why not. So...go look into it and decide if they should or ...
Monday, February 12, 2007 at 11:58am
what are the central beliefs of islam, and how are they reflected in the "five pillars"? With these two sites you should be able to compare those two topics. This site has the Five Pillars http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Five_Pillars_of_Islam This site will give ...
Sunday, February 11, 2007 at 5:16pm
what does it mean religious pluralism and interfaith movement. I have to answer this question. what effect do you think religious pluralism and the interfaith movement will have on the future organized religion? they mean having more than one religion and mixing faiths they ...
Thursday, February 8, 2007 at 6:01pm
My question is inregards to why is it that all of my questions that i've posted up here in this website and the answers that i've received show up when i search on the internet. For example if i go to the website askjeeves and type in religion my name comes out and as ...
Wednesday, February 7, 2007 at 7:38pm
Religion can affect people in many different ways. List at least two effects that organized religion has had on society and give examples from past and/or present world events that illustrate your examples. The Middle East is ripe with examples. As in the past, Northern ...
Tuesday, February 6, 2007 at 9:57pm
How are newer religions different from older ones? How are they similar? can anyone help me with this one. or help me find a good website for it. I know the basics. older religions have been around longer than the newer ones. the only similarity is that older and newer ...
Tuesday, February 6, 2007 at 1:59pm
What factors/influences help shape a country's identity? How does the leadership/government of a country generate consensus for this identity? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some things to consider: language, technologies, recreation, ...
Monday, February 5, 2007 at 1:02am
Hello again, I hope someone could help me out. I have to work on a paper that uses 2-3 scholarly sources. This is what i have to do or the key elements of the assignment. -I have to trace the lives of Jesus and Mohammed historically -Compare what impact the death of each ...
Saturday, February 3, 2007 at 1:57am
If you were to learn about a new religion, what are the ten questions you would ask a person from that religion? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Without knowing what that new religion is, assuming it is already an established one, it is very difficult to ...
Thursday, February 1, 2007 at 10:49pm
religion (please help)
explain what the cultural and societal influences that have made hinduism vital to the region in which it originated. Please tell us what you've learned. We'll be glad to critique your answer and respond to your ideas. ms.sue you should give this student the website ...
Sunday, January 28, 2007 at 6:40pm
What events and figures have shaped the development of Islam in the United States? i really don't know how to answer this question or even what points to hit. I know that one even was the Iraqi war but i don't know what else i can put because i don't want to start ...
Thursday, January 25, 2007 at 7:08pm
So by saying yes on the previous question on Islam does that mean how i responded is correct to the question. And if so , should i also put in what are the five pillars. You stated the basic beliefs just fine. However, you also need to tell the children about the Five Pillars ...
Wednesday, January 24, 2007 at 2:16am
I really don't know how to answer this: What events and figures have shaped the development of Islam in the United States? african slaves of the islamic faith, nation of islam, muslim immigrants, first mosque built in early 1900s, 9/11 and anti-muslim feelings in the US
Tuesday, January 23, 2007 at 5:16pm
Okay this is the question: what are the central beliefs of Islam, and how are they reflected in the "Five Pillars"? ...Please let me know if I am completely wrong or what should i revised looking at...... so basically the Islamic believes are: (1) belief in Allah as ...
Tuesday, January 23, 2007 at 5:06pm
What are the core beliefs of Seventh-Day Adventists? and what do they believe about the catholic church? http://www.btinternet.com/~fountain/sda/ see the links on the SDA dialogue with the Roman Catholics. THe first dialogue well states the SDA beliefs on Roman ...
Tuesday, January 23, 2007 at 1:19pm
Previously i asked if i could receive help towards this question. how has christianity, a faith based on the teachings of one text(the bible), divided into so many denominations? so i just want to see if i am understanding correctly. so basically christianity got divided up ...
Tuesday, January 23, 2007 at 3:02am
to the tutors that helped me
Ijust like to say thank you extra very much for helping me with my project(religion powerpoint).You've made it easier for me to understand the assingment. thank you, kailin You're very welcome. Good luck with it! :-)
Monday, January 22, 2007 at 12:59pm
What are the core beliefs of Seventh-Day Adventists? (in a short sentance)- i have looked up articles on Wikipedia and such but i dont seem to see how they are different. http://www.adventist.org/beliefs/ All their core beliefs (bolded in the article linked above) are positive...
Sunday, January 21, 2007 at 11:22pm
I just need help in these three:what points would be good talk about the (#1) different sects of judaism (modern day) (#2)the nation of Israel (#3)Judaism today Modern-day Judaism has three sects. They are the Orthodox (the strictest), the Conservative, and the Reform (the ...
Sunday, January 21, 2007 at 6:47pm
ms.sue, religion help
see i know that there is information on judaism. but see i have the titles but i have to convert each title intot a slide that describes/explains judaism to a 9yr.old kid. now the thing is that for each slide there can only be approx. 5lines and 5 words per bullet item. so ...
Sunday, January 21, 2007 at 4:06pm
Religion , help
Okay so can someone just tell me what questions i should answer that consist of what there needs to be for the following major titles which are: this is for a powerpoint presentation that needs to have slides in each one for every topic approx.5lines,and approx 5 words per ...
Sunday, January 21, 2007 at 4:50am
i tried working on my presentation now i don't know what i'm doing or thinking anymore can someone give me suggestion how to put it all organized and what points i should cover within the presentation. These are the titles that i am required to cover.Its a powerpoint ...
Saturday, January 20, 2007 at 10:01pm
God the Farther, the Son and the Holy Spirt together are called the....... Trinity
Saturday, January 20, 2007 at 7:12pm
U.S. political system question
I have this question on a homework assignment and I need help. With respect to comparing the political and policy-making process of the U.S. to the political systems of European countries, which of these statements is True? 1. Creating policy in the U.S. is characterized more ...
Saturday, January 20, 2007 at 8:59am
this is what i have for my next slide of information that i think could be used. title: jerusalem *capital and largest city *location between mediterranean sea and dead sea *the holiest city *center of many battles end notes is what i am also having trouble with. another slide...
Saturday, January 20, 2007 at 1:09am
I am working on a powerpoint presentation. which requires of me to presented to a 9yr old kid which explains judaism to them with appropirate slides for them and speaker notes.this is my first time working with this religion and powerpoint can someone help me edit my work....
Saturday, January 20, 2007 at 1:04am
can someone explain to me or help me out on the following question thanks. How has Christianity, a faith based on the teachings of one text (the Bible), divided into so many denominations? What religion are you looking at this from? because many different denominations will ...
Friday, January 19, 2007 at 3:47am
is there a website for daoism for children? This is the best I could find. http://www.eng.taoism.org.hk/daoist-beliefs/default.asp I Googled Daoism kids and Taoism kids and found these two sites. http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/china/philosophy/taoism.htm ...
Thursday, January 18, 2007 at 10:43pm
religion , help
what is the nature of god for confucianism and daoism? i've done hinduism and buddhism but these two confucianism and daoism i can't find them. Confucianism doesn't recognize a god. Many experts don't consider Confucianism as a religion. It's a philosophy ...
Thursday, January 18, 2007 at 9:23pm
ms.sue , religion
thanks to you and bobpursley so am i doing better than last time. i'm really trying here. Yes. You're doing great! I think you're beginning to understand Eastern religions! Fantastic! :-)
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 9:29pm
can someone correct this for me please. on buddhism the questions are: Country of origin: my answer: north east indian Historical figures and events: My answer: the founder of buddhism -Siddhartha Gautana(the buddha) Central Believes: my answer: *Buddha *the three jewels(...
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 8:46pm
I have to find the following for Hinduism. can someone correct them for me please. what i need to find: Country of origin My answer: India Historical figures and events My answer: Theres no founder. Hinduism was developed out of Brahminism Central Believes: My answer: Brahman...
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 6:54pm
the hard part is wording the words to a child about judaism . I can explain it or describe theconcept but then to word it to a kid. its the difficult part. because they will be in blank. is there a website for kids on judaism by any chance. These two sites have good ...
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 2:00pm
how can i describe to a 9yr old kid about the relationship with god/torah. In one slide of a power point presentation that can only consist of approximately 5lines and five words per bulleted item without having the child confused and not understand me. And then in another ...
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 3:11am
Can someone give me ideas I have to do a powerpoint presentation about Judaism to a younger person ages 9-14. Judaism began about 3000 BCE when Abraham led his people to believe in one God. Moses was a Jewish prophet who gave us the Ten Commandments as he received them from ...
Monday, January 15, 2007 at 8:42pm
I hope that you guys don't feel like i'm not appreciated from your help. Because i am all i was saying in previous postages that i was getting confused because one tutor was saying one thing and another another and i didn't know what direction to take for the ...
Sunday, January 14, 2007 at 3:56pm
I am very very very confused. okay can you please explain to me what these questions are that you think my teacher wants from the students.For the following: this is all about eastern religions: religions are hinduism,buddhism,confucianism,daoism i have to fill in the blank ...
Saturday, January 13, 2007 at 9:58pm
what do they mean when they want the nature of god for hinduism,buddhism, confucianism, daoism. What are they asking for also when they want the ethics and morality. The nature of the gods in these religions are their major characteristics. You need to describe the major gods ...
Saturday, January 13, 2007 at 7:52pm
I have to also find the sacred text so this is what i have: for Hinduism = the vedas which are the rig veda, sama veda, yajuir veda, and atharva veda. for Confucianism= they were by the chu shi (1130-1200 CE) during the sung dynasty. which are the Si Shu (four books), and ...
Saturday, January 13, 2007 at 7:47pm
what does it mean when they want the historical figures and events. Can you provide me with what should the answer consist of towards what they are looking for. so i can look for it. also for central believes does that mean they want their main believe not all of them. The are...
Saturday, January 13, 2007 at 6:43pm
what is a good website where i can find the countries of origin for: hinduism buddhism confucianism daoism now one more question for right now. when they are asking for the country of origin do they refer to where did thAT NAME COME FROM? OR WHAT IS IT THAT THEY WANT. They ...
Saturday, January 13, 2007 at 6:25pm
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