Cults and Religions

World Religions

World Religions course objective:
“To examine the nature of religion as well as the theological and cultural distinctives of the major religions of the world”

World Religions course Outline:

  • Reasons for the Course
  • Religion Defined
  • The Origin of Religion
  • Philosophy of Religion

Specific Religions covered in the course:

  • Hinduism
  • Judaism
  • Buddhism
  • Confucianism
  • Taoism
  • Islam
  • Bahá’í
  • Secular Humanism

Examining Specific Religions:

  • History
  • Doctrines
  • Philosophical Objections
  • Biblical Objections

Reasons for this Module:
1. To glorify God (Philippians 2:10-11)
2. To expose error, contend for the faith (Ephesians 5:11, Titus 1:9, Jude 3)
3. Legislated regulations aimed @ bizarre groups could be turned into edicts that would hinder legitimate alternative expressions of faith
4. To protect ourselves from error and deception

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