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    Of all the eastern religions we’ve studied, Hinduism was the one that stuck with me the most. As the third largest religion in the world there is a sizeable population residing in the States, many of whom are converts. A few years ago, I had the pleasure of meeting one such convert, and his Baptist wife, Dana Trent. The couple visited my church, invited to speak on their interfaith relationship and how they made it work. Fred Eaker, a western convert who spent five years in a Hindu monastery, gave

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    The eastern religions that we have discussed in class are Hinduism, Confucianism, Buddhism, and Taoism. The western religions that we have discussed in class are Christianity, Judaism, and Islam. The Eastern Religions have originated in countries such as China, India, and Japan. The western religions originated in Europe and the Americas. There are few similarities between eastern religions and western religions, but many differences. The biggest difference between the two religions is that eastern

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    historical context of Eastern and Western religions affected how the religions developed, and encouraged many differences in teaching methods and student teacher relationships. Eastern religions were generally considered to be Hinduism and Buddhism. These religions originated in India, and focused on finding enlightenment and escaping the cycle of rebirth and suffering. Western religions were generally considered to be Judaism and Christianity. These religions were Abrahamic religions, and focused on

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    Learning different religion and seeing what the eastern and western are like and comparing them. There is Hinduism and Judaism, Hinduism is Eastern religion and Judaism western religion. (In Hinduism they believe in Reincarnation, it is when you’re alive and there is death and where there will be life, everyone thinks what they hear about Reincarnation, the black section is dark that is death and the white part is living, will the present.)(Judaism is where people think about the temple and empire

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    between Eastern and Western Religion Eastern religions and western religions have a vast amount of difference, but there is one common thing and it is faith and trust towards the god of each religion by their followers. Eastern religion follows many gods, whereas Western religion follow only one god. Buddhism, Hinduism, Sikhism, and Jainism are eastern religions. Christianity, Judaism, Islam is western religions. It is very common to find people from Eastern countries following their religion in western

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    An Analysis of Different Religions, Care, and Christianity Introduction The Christian philosophy of care involves the act of charity, the virtue of looking after someone or something outside of one's self. Jesus Christ essentially divided the Mosaic law into two parts, the first concerning man's duty towards God, and the second concerning man's duty towards his fellow man. In a sense, Christ intimated that we are all our brother's keeper. Eastern religions have a different philosophy of care, however

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    Eastern and Western religions are found in different places in the world and they both have different religions for each one that is located in their area but at the same time they could have something alike to what they do for their religion. Both of these two different religions has some different things they do and some of things they do that are close to what they do in their religion, First, the hinduism and christianity they both have belief in one god with many other forms, and one thing they

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    How The Western and Eastern Religions Come Together Most religions around the world are different in a lot of ways, but sometimes they do believe in the same things. It is common for a religion to share ideas with each other.This is how some religions can relate to each other. In the class discussion Hinduism Religion they share the idea of ¨Multiple choices of a god “with Christianity. One problem is that Hinduism has over 100 different kinds of gods but Christianity has 3.Obviously There are way

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    about several religions and getting to understand them a little better. This is an 8-week course which in my opinion is very advanced covering such topics. There is no way to go into depth over all these religions in such a short period. I found all these religions and cultures to be very interesting. The barbaric acts of the Native Americans to emperors to current Abrahamic religions. The Eastern religions have certainly gained my attention. Buddhism and Hinduism. I find these religions to be somewhat

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    communicating with health officials, eastern parties will be more indirect with the description of their ailments. An evident complication is then observed. How can an individual express what is affecting their lives if they are conflicted on who they should trust. In eastern cultures, religion plays a significant role in the lives of its people. Hinduism, Buddhism and Taoism are old and familiar religions in eastern communities. Hinduism is said to be the oldest religion in the world and Buddhism and

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