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Religion and Mythology

ri lij' in, n. (1) a set of beliefs concerning the nature and purpose of the universe; (2) an institutionalized system of religious beliefs and worship

mi thol' o jE, n. a body of traditional or legendary stories, especially ones that involve gods and heroes and explain cultural practices or phenomena

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Desmond Mpilo Tutu
Desmond Mpilo Tutu
is most known to the world through his efforts to rid South Africa of apartheid -- a government-sanctioned system of segregating whites and blacks in almost all matters of public life. Tutu emphasized that the only way South African blacks could rid themselves of apartheid was through peaceful means. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his work in 1984.
Artemis
Artemis
was the Greek goddess of childbirth, hunting, and the moon. Her chief "occupation" was to roam the wilderness with her nymphs in attendance hunting for lions, panthers, hinds, and stags, while also seeing to their well-being, safety, and reproduction.
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Religious Societies, Associations, Etc.
Religious Societies, Associations, Etc.

Ancient Egyptian Mythology
Ancient Egyptian Mythology

Classical Mythology
Classical Mythology
Etruscan, Greek, Roman, etc.

Semitic Religions
Semitic Religions
relating to or denoting a family of languages that includes Hebrew, Arabic, and Aramaic, and certain ancient languages such as Phoenician and Akkadian

Buddhism
Buddhism
the teaching of Buddha that life is permeated with suffering caused by desire

Judaism
Judaism
the religion that developed among the ancient Hebrews that stresses belief in God and faithfulness to the laws of the Torah

Shintoism
Shintoism
the native religion of Japan

Sikhism
Sikhism
a monotheistic religion founded in Punjab in the 15th century by Guru Nanak

Christianity
Christianity (General)
the religion based on the teachings of Jesus Christ

Christian Denominations
Christian Denominations
a particular religious body

The Bible
The Bible
the sacred writings of Christianity

The Church Year
The Church Year

Evangelism and Revivals
Evangelism and Revivals
the preaching of the Christian gospel

Missions
Missions
a group of people sent by a church into an area to carry on religious or humanitarian work

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