Conversations about religion are often considered tenuous in today’s culture. However, most religions have more commonalities than differences. This assignment provides the opportunity to learn about a religion with which you are not familiar.

Choose from the list below a religion that is NOT your own: (Choose Buddhism) 

  • An Ancient Egyptian belief
  • Hinduism
  • Greek or Roman Polytheism
  • A Native American religion
  • Buddhism
  • Taoism
  • Judaism
  • Christianity
  • Islam

To start a blog post, click the assignment title on this page, or navigate to the Blogs page in the course navigation menu at the left.

In your post, include:

  • Describe three features or tenets of the chosen religion.
  • Mention any written works and prophets.
  • Share how this religion compares to your beliefs.

Be careful to communicate your ideas in a professional manner. Be respectful and aware of any language that may be perceived as offensive to others.