This course provides an overview of the major world religions including the place of Christianity in the religious arena. It offers a foundation for understanding different religions, their development, worldviews and cultural impact. A summary of major religious figures, central doctrines/teachings, sacred myths and texts - including potential emerging world religions - will lead to a discussion of appropriate Christian responses to the world's religions and their adherents. Indigenous values such as respecting others and story telling are central to the approach utilized in this course.
Course Code: THEO IS12 | Credit Hours: | Seminary Graduate Course