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essay towards a methodology of religious instruction

Robert W. Meagher

essay towards a methodology of religious instruction

by Robert W. Meagher

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- Education -- Methodology.,
  • Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Education.,
  • Theology -- Study and teaching -- Catholic Church.,
  • Catholic universities and colleges -- Education -- Methodology.,
  • Religious education.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTowards a methodology of religious instruction.
    Statementby Robert W. Meagher.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination27 leaves ;
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19078543M

    Essay writing on religious topic, as well as any other kind of essay, supposes choice of topic as the first step. These days, religious studies coursework may cover wide range of different topics. Let us point out some of them: Does Religion Cause Progress of Mankind or Vice Versa? Religion in my Family. A teaching method comprises the principles and methods used by teachers to enable student strategies are determined partly on subject matter to be taught and partly by the nature of the learner. For a particular teaching method to be appropriate and efficient it has to be in relation with the characteristic of the learner and the type of learning it is supposed to bring about.

    John S. Spong, a retired bishop of the Episcopal Church, USA distributed an essay titled "Understanding Religious Anger" to his subscribers during AUG. 2 He has noted that it is common for religious people to express anger towards individuals of other denominations or faiths.   Religion and Education Since the beginning of mankind, every civilization shows evidence of some sort of the religion and education institutions. These institutions are essential to organized human society. From teaching your grandson to assemble a tomahawk to worshipping the Greek god of war, people show religion and education in many.

      Within religious studies there are three common methodologies: Philosophy of Religion (Phenomenology), the study of religious communities (Functionalism), and the study of all aspects of the beliefs, practices, and experiences of the followers of a particular religion (Lived Religion). There are many subsets within these fields and other. The statement that the method of religious studies is (paradoxically) not religious, would appear to be a facile adoption of one stream only of the academy’s assumption that secular, humanistic knowledge must have the final word in all domains, even—and this is a supreme irony — in those that are intrinsically religious.


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