INT 244 Grand Canyon Week 1 Complete Work
INT 244 Grand Canyon Week 1 Discussion 1
The author of the course textbook offered his definition of religion. Based on your own spiritual understandings and beliefs, do you agree with this definition? Explain your reasoning. Cite references where possible.
INT 244 Grand Canyon Week 1 Discussion 2
Identify basic beliefs and practices of the various the forms of historical Christianity. Do identify with these? Explain why or why not. Cite references where possible.
INT 244 Grand Canyon Week 1 Assignment
Christianity and the Religions
In a personal reflection of 1,000 – 1,250 words, consider how a Christian might benefit from a study of other religions by addressing the following:
Can Christian dialogue with other religious traditions be a part of the calling to proclaim the Gospel?
What can Christians learn from other religious traditions?
Can religious experiences or teachings in other faiths be validated?
How can Christians think critically about their encounters with members of other faiths?
Be sure to support your personal reflections with examples and constructive thought.
GCU style is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.
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