REL 223 World Religions: East and West

REL 223 World Religions: East and West

Module 5 Discussion


Which do you agree with: The Confucian or the Daoist view of human societies in relationship to Nature? Why?

What teaching (Creed) and virtues (Code) of Daoism might we apply in our lives or in our society today? Why do you think they would be beneficial?

What do you think of Lao Tzu’s using this symbols to express his understanding of religious matters? Are words and concepts adequate to capture religious truths? Why or why not? If not, then how can scriptures like the Bible contain religious truth?