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    At first glance, Buddhism and Catholicism might seem to be as unlike as any two religions can possibly be. In some sense, this statement is correct. Originating from northern India, Buddhism views the rights and role of women in their society in much differently than Catholicism, which grants its roots from Judaism and was created in the now non-existent Roman Empire. The typical modern-day Catholic may assume that Buddhism holds its female population in a lower regard than their own religion,…

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    The religious groups that I focused on included the Roman Catholic Church and Judaism. Orthodox Judaism and Catholicism differ in many ways. Judaism rejects the idea of the Holy Trinity, which is an integral factor in Catholicism. Catholicism holds true to the idea that Jesus died for the sins of his followers, whereas Judaism doesn’t believe in that. Judaism doesn’t believe in the Virgin Mary as strongly as Catholics do. The Virgin Mary also plays a large part in the Roman Catholic Church. The…

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    been doing research on the religion, Judaism. In researching, I began to wonder how Catholicism evolved from Judaism. I found out that Christians first branched off from Jews, then branched off even farther. Those who didn’t branch off the second time were then called Catholics. Eventually I wanted to know more things that related, or didn’t relate, the two religions. As many may know, both Judaism and Catholicism are monotheistic religions, believing in only one God. However, both religions…

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    Essay #1 Catholicism is based on the teachings of Jesus Christ the teachings of Jesus Christ make up the bible which is the basic scripture of the religion. The bible consists of sixty six books that are God’s inspired and authoritative words. God chose people to write thorough so it is not just their words but also the words of God himself. For Christians the bible is the teachings of the lord the sacred words of God. The history of the bible is that Christianity is based off history what…

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    Popular Catholicism in the early colonial period was striving and beginning to emerge. It is through religion and religious beliefs that culture that members of social groups attempt to make sense of the world. According to Sanabria, “In many ways, Latin American and Caribbean peoples who came under the sway of the Spanish and Portuguese have been largely catholic since the early colonial period”(Sanabria, p. 182). A reason that explains the emergence of this is due to religious persecution…

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    Roman Catholicism and Presbyterianism are two religions that people in the world today participate in and live by. Each of them have stemmed from the time of Jesus Christ. Back then there was not a good way to create text to last forever for others to read. When the time came around for the word of the Lord to be recorded— the text was written in a language that not everyone could read or understand. So when things were converted for others, countless stories and preaching’s were translated…

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    Catholicism and Spain Catholicism ruled Europe with power and prejudice. It inspired the golden age of art and provided thick ideals that are evergreen in our forested society. The Catholic Church roused curiosity of medicine. Along with increasing curiosity, it hampered the progress of the medicine industry. Moreover, catholicism demoralized divorce. Catholicism implanted ideals that have ever lasted throughout the Renaissance. Catholicism affected medicine, discrimination, divorce, and…

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    world, many people believe in a being or idea larger than themselves, that plays a role in how we live our lives. Two of these large religions are Catholicism and Protestantism. Even though these two derived from the same roots and have many similarities, there are still vast differences which have proven to cause conflict throughout history. Catholicism believes that God is the Creator of all and that people were created in His image. Because of this view on life, they believe that you must do…

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    following Jesus and helping the poor. What it means to be Catholic is a mixture of all three of these individuals, Catholic doctrine, stories and community, and helping the poor as it relates to my life as a Catholic. In Robert Barron’s novel, Catholicism A Journey to the Heart of the Faith, he implies that being a Catholic means immersing yourself in the understanding and practice of Catholic doctrine.…

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    Catholics and Islamics both have their differences. This comparative essay will go through the difference of funeral rites in catholicism and Islam using evidence from the Bible, catholic catechism and the Quran. Catholics have their own views on death and the afterlife. They believe that death is the gateway to the afterlife in which you are reconnected with the Holy Father. All Catholics await the second resurrection of Jesus Christ who will judge us all and send our souls to either Heaven,…

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