Religion 101

These pages are from a blog I used in conjunction with Rel 101: Introduction to World Religions based on Religions of the World by Hopfe and Woodward. I have not vetted all the links or reedited for content, nonetheless there are some great resources here.

Introduction to World Religions

How many religions are there?

Thousands

How many does the class cover?

14 major religions with many sects

How many people believe in what?

Click here to find out: Adherents.com

What do the believers read and consider sacred?

Click here to find out: sacred-texts.com

What holiday is it today?

Click here to find out:  interfaithcalendar.org

Baha’i * Buddhism * Chinese Religions * Christianity

Hinduism * Islam * Jainism * Shinto * Sikhism * Zoroastrainism

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