Primal religions video This is the clip we watched today on Primal Religions. #mana #taboo
Churches moral teachings. Following on from our discussion yesterday. This is an interesting article.
Prince Henry the Navigator Youtube clip used in class
What is the World Council of Churches? The World Council of Churches is a fellowship of churches which confess the Lord Jesus Christ as God and Saviour according to the scriptures, and therefore seek to fulfil together their common calling to the glory of the one God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit. NB: The Roman Catholic Church is NOT a member.
The Irish Council of Churches The Irish Council of Churches was founded in 1923 in the aftermath of the civil war and is the formal national body through which our member churches formally engage, dialogue and act on a wide variety of issues. We are established by our member churches and funded by them
A Celtic Pilgrimage With John O’Donohue John O’Donohue’s website. John’s book Anam Cara was published and became an international best-seller
Christianity: beliefs about creation and evolution Many of the world’s religions have ideas and beliefs about the origin of the universe, including people and animals. Usually these take the form of creation accounts in the sacred books of the religions concerned.
Islamic belief about the environment The Qur’an says that Allah (God) is the Creator of the world. Human beings are on the world as trustees or ‘viceregents’ – they are told to look after the world for Allah and for the future:
There will be peace on earth when there is peace among the world religions.”
“No world peace without peace among religions;
no peace among religions without dialog between religions.”
From “Global Responsibility,” a book by Hans Küng, Theologian
Religion and the Search for Meaning in Our Lives Good podcast from BBC Radio 4
There is a deep human need to make sense of the world but do we really need religion? A Muslim, a Buddhist and a Humanist discuss belief and how it informs their lives. Guests: Yasmin Alibhai-Brown, Dharmachari Gujapati and Marilyn Mason.
When life isn’t quite as it seems….. As discussed in today’s class..
Good Prezi to help with Essay number one ladies…
sample-essay This is a sample essay for this section. DO NOT plagiarise, it is by no means a perfect essay and is not to used as a crutch.
sample-essay-2 Another example, same rules as above apply….
The search for meaning and values by Eoin Cassidy From the Veritas ‘Into the Classroom’ series: Eoin G. Cassidy looks at how we derive and process the great questions concerning the meaning of life at large and one’s own life in particular. This is excellent extra reading.
A good abstract which will help you develop useful language. If I find the full article I will post it.