Tag Archives: world religions

[US]: Opinion: What’s wrong with world religions education in Augusta County? That it wasn’t taught sooner

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CFP Deadline: May 6, The 2015 Education for Peace and Interfaith Conference in Asia, Japan

[ April 30, 2015 to May 5, 2015. ] Hiroshima, Japan, the City of Peace is proud to serve as the venue for the Second Education for Peace and Interfaith Conference in Asia. With the theme of “Interfaith Dialogue: The Road to Peace,”  the three-day international, peer-reviewed event will bring together a diverse cross-section of religions, cultures, communities and nations around the world.

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CFP Deadline: Mar. 15, Parliament of the World’s Religions, USA

[ March 1, 2015 to March 15, 2015. ] The Parliament of the World’s Religions invites proposals by March 15, 2015, for programs for presentations at the 2015 Parliament of the World’s Religions in Salt Lake City, Utah, October 15-19.

Program types may include any of the following:
•    lecture,
•    academic paper,
•    seminar,
•    panel discussion,
•    religious or spiritual observance,
•    workshop,
•    training session, or
•    artistic performance.

Regular programs [...]

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CFP Deadline: Nov. 20, Seminar on World Religions:Enter, the Metaphysics, India

[ November 12, 2014 to November 20, 2014. ] The Department of Philosophy, Goa University, Goa- 403206, India is all set to organize an International Seminar on “World Religions: Enter, the Metaphysics – Metaphysical Approach to World Religions through Symbols” from 25-27 February, 2015 at the Conference Hall of Goa University. The Seminar is aimed at exploring the possibility of synthesizing major world religions [...]

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BBC Schools: Religion Worksheets

This website, contained within the 'Schools' section of the BBC website, contains numerous worksheets for teachers to use when teaching children about religions. Each of the major world religions is present and the worksheets are available in both PDF and GIF format.

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Religion News Service

The website offers secular news and photo service devoted to religion and ethics. Website’s first priority is to provide intelligent, objective coverage of all religions – Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Asian religions and private spirituality. It also provides commentary from a diverse array of all points of the political and theological spectrum.

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People of faith

Website offers resources of the world's main faiths and religions from the viewpoint of individuals from each faith and religion. Facts of the religions are featured by experiences of people of different faiths.

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3 World Religions

"The flipchart begins by examining a few world religions. Students can make comparisons between them. The focus then shifts to three world religions: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam."

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Somebody Else’s Shoes

The aim of Somebody Else's Shoes is “to develop students’ ability to be able to access, express and record their own beliefs; to help students to understand their own beliefs within the context of the beliefs of others; to give the students the opportunity to work on an intensive programme employing critical thinking strategies in [...]

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Sacred texts

Sacred Texts is an interactive online learning environment which provides resources for learning about sacred texts of different religions.

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