religion Purpose

By Alysha Booth

Rituals

A religious or solemn ceremony consisting of a series of actions performed according to a prescribed order.

Rituals for Jewish people.

Jews take time in there everyday lives to focus on there god.

Religious experience and spiritualty

Spiritual Experiences & Spirituality is your source for spiritual, religious and mystical experiences, the study of spirituality, religion, enlightenment and teachers.


Sacred texts

writing that respected for the worship of a God or godess.

Bible

A bible is a sacred text

In Judaism, the sacred texts are considered to be:

  • the direct words of God to man
  • God's revelation to the founders and prophets
  • a record of the forms of worship, laws, traditions and historical development of the Jewish people
  • used in prayer, meditation and for inspiration
  • applied to issues today
  • used to formulate dogma, doctrines and creeds
  • used to inspire poetry, art, music, and drama

Social Structures

What are social Structures

Social Structures is the oder of hierarchy in a community

Ethics (codes of Behaviour)

What are Ethics (codes of Behaviour)

Moral principle that govern a person's or groups behavior

What is a beliefs

A belief is something that you believe or accept is true. You might believe something based on a fact, an opinion or an assumption.

What is a symbols

A symbol is an object the represents stands for or suggests and idea. For example, in traffic lights the red one represents "stop", the green one represents "go" and the yellow one represents "to get ready to stop."

Star of David

Its a shape is the of a hexagram, the compound of two equilateral triangles. The hexagram has been in use as a symbol of judaism since the 17th century.

Myths and other stories

These myths and other stories in Catholic Christianity are stories that hold specific Religious meaning and metaphors. These are normally stories that you can find in the Bible such as ‘The Good Samaritan’, ‘The Mustard Seed Parable’, ‘The Prodigal Son’ and ‘The Parable of the Lost Sheep’. All of these are supposedly words that are inspired by God. They also all have something in common. They all have a meaning behind them, secret messages that are seen as they rules and regulations that you should follow, they can help give guidance to those who have lost their way.

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