REL 223 World Religions: East and West

REL 223 World Religions: East and West

Module 7 Discussion

CHOOSE ONE:

Do the beliefs and practices of: (1) Roman Catholicism; (2) Eastern Orthodoxy; or (3) Protestantism (in general, what Protestants have in common) make most sense to you? Why?

Which of the “models” for how Jesus save humanity is most relevant for Christians today? Why?

How do you understand the “Historical Jesus” in relation to the “Christ of Faith”? What implications does your answer have for Christian faith and life?

Does a more Liberal/Progressive or more Fundamentalist/Conservative response of Christians to the modern world make more sense to you? Why?