Sacred Stories

(REIGION)

General

Sacred stories tell people about important events that have happened in the past through peoples views and history within their religion.

Christianity

There are many sacred stories within christianity. Again it depends on the church. In the Catholic Church teaches many sacred stories feature the lives of the Saints and other revered persons.

Aboriginal Belief

Myths include stories about creation, why the world is as it is, how people came into existence, how they relate to the land and the law each person must follow.

Buddism

Stories containing a message and often humour.

Judism

Sacred stories are found within the scriptures. The Jews do not recognize any of the stories as myth. For those who are not Jewish a good example of myth is the creation story in genesis.

Islamic

Story of creation is similar to the Christian and Traditions.