Notice: Undefined index: coordinator in C:\wamp\www\studyguide\Lesson.php on line 19
WCF.M2.L55 - World Christian Foundations Study Guide

Objectives: To be able to...
  • Recognize Jewish and Greek influences on Christianity.
  • Compare the role of houses of worship or prayer in different religious groups.
  • Compare the position and roles of women in early Buddhism with those in the New Testament church.


Assignments:
  • Introduction
  • Winter, ed: WCF Module Two Lesson Overviews
  • 211-217Lesson 55 Introduction

  • General
  • Latourette: A History of Christianity, Vol. 1: Beginnings to 1500
  • 1-28Pre-Christian Course of Mankind: General Setting, Judaism, Graeco-Roman World

  • Smart, ed: Sacred Texts of the World
  • 256-257Buddhism: Women and the Order

  • Winter, ed: WCF Program: Classical World Reader
  • 285-308Pedersen: Masdjid (Arabic), Mosque

  • Winter and Hawthorne, eds.: Perspectives on the World Christian Movement (4th edition)
  • 687-690#114 Harkin & Moore: The Zaraban Breakthrough

  • Winter, ed: WCF Module Two Lesson Overviews
  • 217-222Lesson 55 Review

  • Optional
  • Mandryk: Operation World: The Definitive Prayer Guide for Every Nation 7th Edition
  • 882-886Vietnam

  • Language
  • Greek Lessons
  •  Greek 55

  • Hebrew Lessons
  •  Hebrew Practice Quiz #4
Personal Response, Intellectual Journal, Notes



Reflection Questions
  • By now you have seen the Christian faith in Jewish and Greek clothing—and have noticed how different it appears in each. Please jot down 2 or 3 of the differences.


  • Explain the significance of the mosque, the church, and the synagogue in their respective religious groups, pointing out significant differences between them.


  • Compare the position and the roles of women in early Buddhism with those in the New Testament church.


Notes