|•Santeria: The Survival Of An Ancient African Religion|
Many perceive Santeria as a bizarre an undesirable amalgamation of primitive, pagan beliefs and Roman Catholicism. Many believe the religion to be a dangerous, perhaps even Satanic, variation of Voodoo featuring zombies, indiscriminate animal sacrifices and other totems that make those from “first world” religious backgrounds uneasy.
The truth behind Santeria is far less ominous. Santeria is a legitimate religion with roots that trace deep back into history.
European colonization of the “new...
•Christianity: A Quick Guide To One Of The Most Common Religions In The World
Christianity: A Quick Guide to One of the most Common Religions in the World
Christianity is one of the most widespread religions in the world. It is estimated that over 2.1 billion people worldwide are Christians
In Christianity, Jesus is a very important figure. In fact, the whole religion is based around his life and teachings. Jesus is considered to be the Messiah which means the anointed one in Hebrew. (Messiah is translated to Christ in English). Jesus is regarded to as both a god and...