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Religion As A Cyber Society

The exponential growth of the Cyber society and Cyber culture within the Internet has not gone unnoticed by the ?religious community.? As I write, church web sites are being published and electronic prayer groups zip by in modems and wire networks across the globe. Even isolated monasteries like the Monastery . . . Read more

Brave New World: Religion

EnglishBrave New World: ReligionThe Basis of Religion Thesis: Man’s need for answers to questions that cannot be solved throughknown applications of science and technology has resulted in the widespreadbelief in religion. I.PurposeElimination of stressAddiction to soma1. Rioting addicts 2. Religious fanaticsIICharacteristicsRitualsSacrificesOfferingsB. GodsInterpretersPopeDali LamaMustapha MondD. WritingsIII. FunctionExplaining unknownPhilosophySupernaturalProviding aidSanctioning conductMoralsTraditionsDelegating decisionsThe . . . Read more

Religion In North American Town Plans

The Influence of Religion in Pre-Industrial North American Town PlanningReligion has played a vital role in the settling of many pre-industrial North American towns and cities. In fact, religion proved to be one of the main reasons Europeans broke their affiliation with the dictatorial and the monarchial rule in Europe . . . Read more

Marriage In Religion

Marriage is a three-ring circus: engagement ring, wedding ring, and suffering. — Anonymous It is important that we realize that religion is just like people,they are different, in that we must realize that it is not “normal”for us however it is life to others. In this paper I will discuss . . . Read more

The Wiccan Religion

The word “Witchcraft” dates back many hundred of years and means literally “The craft of the wise”. This is because the Witches of the old were the wise ones of their village, knowledgeable in the art of healing, legal matters and spiritual fulfillment. A Witch had to not only be . . . Read more

Religion, Fact Or Fiction

The human mind is easily convinced on what the eyes tell the mind. If you see something in front of yourself, you might have an easier time believing, than if one was to tell a story. Religion is a story that has been told for thousands of years, and not . . . Read more

Religion in the Media

There are a lot of religious issues out there that aren’t getting the coverage that they deserve. If they are getting coverage they are not getting the right coverage, because of lack of information. One story in particular has been told differently by many different news sources. They story of . . . Read more

Depeche Mode And Religion

Depeche Mode: Songs of Faith and DevotionOriginally released in 1993, Depeche Mode’s Songs of Faith and Devotion was unveiled to a stunned U.S. and U.K. audience. The band had undergone a transformation of truly gothic preportions. Gone were the short crew cuts, the sole use of synthesizers, and the Gap . . . Read more

Religion As A Captor

A collection of short stories published in 1907, Dubliners, by James Joyce,revolves around the everyday lives of ordinary citizens in Dublin, Ireland (Freidrich166). According to Joyce himself, his intention was to “write a chapter of themoral history of [his] country and [he] chose Dublin for the scene because thecity seemed . . . Read more

World Religion Paper

Babylenn Paye!0/7/13Humn 120 NS1Mehul Shah, Ph.D.Assignment # 2 pass/fail paperword count:325 Suffering is usually caused by craving. I say this because we as humans always crave for things that we desire and most of our cravings are usually things we want and not things we need to live. Most of . . . Read more