What are symbols?
Symbols are pictures that mean something. Just like a Dove represents the symbol of peace. Bread and wine represents the body and blood of jesus and the cross represents the symbol of the crucifix
Other Symbols in Religions
The David Star
The David Star is a jewish symbol
A Ritual is when you celebrate or do something at the the same time every year or so.
You can celebrate it when ever you want it can be once twice or three times a year maybe even once every week.
A Christmas Mass is a ritual because it happens every year the night before Christmas.
Passover is celebrated in the early spring, from the 15th through the 22nd of the Hebrew month of Nissan. It commemorates the emancipation of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt.
Beliefs are when you believe in something that you want to believe
Myths are a fake story or tail that someone has said or made. Can also be in the bible.
Noahs ark is a myth. God said to noah take two of every animal
The Catholic bible is made up from all different sacred texts.
Structure of the catholic church
The picture above is a roman catholic hierarchy of mediation and this is how it works
Ethics are signs that mean something like love and peace.
Religion Experience are when you have Experienced religion for a long time.