Chinese history and Chinese religious

Religion / Theology, Undergraduate
Length: 7-10 typed pages (12 pt font, double spaced), not including a Works Cited PageDue: Submit through Canvas by 11:59 pm on 6/4/21Why write a paper?The purpose of the paper is to use a case study of a group of people (or person) in a particular place doing some sort of popular religious practice, that will help to address a broader problem, a debate or issue about popular religious practices and their role in Chinese and other societies. Keep in mind that the people, place, practice, and problem on which you focus do not have to be specifically mentioned in the syllabus, but you should strive to define each of these as narrowly and specifically as possible. Remember that while your proposal focused on the significance and viability of your…
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All our losses All our griefs

APA (edition "APA 7"), Religion / Theology
Book ReportWirte a Book Report on: Mitchell, K. R., & Anderson, H. (1983). All our losses All our griefsStudent Name _____________________Title _______________Author _________________Date Published ___________________Theme/Thesis/Prevailing Idea (in about 8-9 sentences)Summarize Key Points (in about 1200 words)Application/Meaning to Your Pastoral Care Ministry (in about 400 words)** Assignment Criteria1)    Produce text with minimal grammar, usage, spelling, and mechanical errors2)    Apply in the text the standard writing conventions for the discipline, including structure, voice, person, and tone.3)    Develop text using organization, structure, and transitions that demonstrate understanding of the relationship between theme/thesis/prevailing ideas4)    Graduate-level quality written and/or oral communication MUST be demonstrated.Communication by the proper use of conventions of the English language (e.g.,capitalization, spelling, grammar, syntax, punctuation, high level of vocabulary, etc.), where applicable. Points will be deducted depending upon thedegree to which…
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Elements of the Moral Act

APA (edition "APA 6"), Religion / Theology
    How does Aquinas argue that there are evil actions? Remember to note that this depends upon the metaphysical transcendentals of "being" and "goodness."A central theme to this section is the relation of the object, intention, and circumstances of the action to "right reason." What role does right reason play in moral action? How are moral objects and intentions rendered suitable or unsuitable? (NB: we will cover right reason more in depth when we reach Natural Law).Aquinas speaks of the moral object standing to action as its "form." JP II speaks of the moral object as " that object is the proximate end of a deliberate decision which determines the act of willing on the part of the acting person." Can you relate these two statements (hint, they are talking…
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Any topic (writer’s choice)

MLA, Religion / Theology
DirectionsChoose just one of the two options below to complete this assignment.Option AIdentify any historical purpose(s) behind the writing of Mark's and Matthew's Gospels. Include a reference to any historical factor mentioned in the recommended sources that may have triggered the writing of both Matthew's and Mark's Gospels as well as references to statements within both of the Gospels themselves. Class lesson material can be used in addition to the recommended sources. Include at least one historical factor and at least one reference to each Gospel studied. Restrict your resources to those below as well as any information within the course modules as well as your text Portraits of Jesus. Be sure to distinguish between paraphrase and direct quotes. Type a 350-750 word paper using MLA formatting.Resources for this paper…
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religion

APA (edition "APA 6"), Religion / Theology
1) What is the difference between a person who has a self-directed conscience and a person who has an other-directed conscience? 2) How is a mature conscience different from the super-ego as presented by Freud in his writings? Explain fully. 3) Choose any three of the following symptoms of a misinformed conscience and describe how the mature conscience would avoid these errors. Rationalization (Stealing may be wrong sometimes, but large stores can afford it because they are making huge profits)Trivialization (Its no big deal everybody else does it)Misinformation (My doctor told me that all teenage girls should take the birth control pill to avoid getting pregnant)The end justifies the immoral means (I had to steal the chocolate bar I didnt have any money and I hadnt eaten for 12 hours…
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Final Essay

MLA, Religion / Theology
At the start of the semester in the first discussion after you introduced yourself to the class, you were asked to respond to" "We already know a lot about religion, how would you define it?  Now, I hope you have learned a lot more about religion(s).  Write an essay about 1. How you would define religion now - or if you think you can't define religion, discuss the reasons why; 2. What you think must be kept in mind about how to study religion(s).I expect to see how you "should" think about religion after finishing this course.  Please support it with examples of "what is there" from our class.  It would be good to do some comparisons between examples of at least 2 religions but they cannot both be 2…
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Religion

Religion / Theology, Undergraduate
I attached the worksheet. Worksheet fill out all the questions. I put 550 words as a total cause this is not an essay format. Fill in the blanks in the charts in the document by using the resources provided below:For most of this information use:http://www.religionfacts.com (Links to an external site.) (click on the name of any religion then look at fast facts) orhttp://www.patheos.com/Library (Links to an external site.) (click on the name of any religion to access the quick facts)For size and the country use:THE WORLD http://www.thearda.com/QL2010/QuickList_125.asp (Links to an external site.)  (for size)COMPARE NATIONS --> Religions: http://www.thearda.com/ql2010/ (Links to an external site.) (country with the most)Click on adherents to get the highest count at the top of the list.Counts for Christian denominations and religions in your state and county…
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5- Lesson Teaching Plan Presentation

APA (edition "APA 6"), Religion / Theology
Many of us have had the involvement of godly women in our lives in some way or another maybe our moms, grandmothers, or other female relatives; friends, neighbors, school teachers, and Sunday School teachers, to name a few.  As you think about those things that you appreciated and learned from them, consider how you can have that same kind of influence on someone else.  It could be one-on-one or with a group of people. This final assignment is an opportunity for you to creatively develop a plan for reaching out to women, with a view to influencing them for Christ and helping them to know more about God as well as their own place in this world.As an example, we now have a whole realm of influence open to us…
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Book reflection on This Strange and Sacred Scripture

Religion / Theology, Undergraduate
The purpose of this assignment is to demonstrate in writing your engagement with the book, This Strange and Sacred Scripture.No more than half of the reflection should be summary of the book. The remainder of the paper is to be reflection on the book in terms of strengths and weaknesses, the importance of the work and any way in which the book is of particular help to you in understanding how to read and interpret the Old Testament.Note the following suggestions for reading:Get a feel for the book as a whole look at the Table of Contents and skim through parts that look interesting to you.Read the book thoroughly. Takes notes of each chapter as you read: it will save you time in the long run. Dont just highlightwrite questions…
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Theology

MLA, Religion / Theology
I will attach files of my notes from class. Dont use outside info just the files attached. Pretty much just take all my hand written notes and turn it into an essay. Explain good vs evil 2 pages speak about dualism and Zoroaster and augustines thoughts. Also add your thoughts in 2 short sentences. Explain baptism: half a page Explain the concept and notion of contrition: half a page. Not double spaced.
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