Religion Essay Topics

What is Jihad?

What is jihad? Do you know what it means, if so, do you think that it only means only to fight or have a battle. No, it doesn’t. ‘Struggling and striving’ is also jihad. If you really try hard to please your only creator, Allah, by doing a good deed or trying to read Qur’an… View Article

Who are the Muslims?

There are Muslims in almost every country in the world. Look at the map above and you can see where there are a majority of the population who are Muslim. In more than 50 countries of the world Muslims make up the majority of the religious believers. Most Muslims live in the area around the… View Article

What is Hajj

Hajj is one of the five Islamic pillars. It is where all capable Muslims must go on a pilgrimage at least once in a lifetime to Makkah in the last month of the Islamic year. These months are Muharram, Safar, Rabi al-Awal, Rabi al-Thani, Jumad al- Ula, Jumad al-Thani, Rajab, Shabaan, Ramadaan (Month for Daily… View Article

Islam in UK

I am going to write about “Islam”. In this topic, I’ll describe Islamic values, Islamic traditions, the meaning of Islam and other things, which are related to Islam. I am writing this to inform Muslims about Islamic culture and values. I have chosen this topic to advise and persuade them to follow the right ways… View Article

Islam – The Life of Muhammad

A prophet is someone through whom Allah speaks. The Qur’an names 25 prophets, but tradition says there have been 124,000 in all. For Muslims, Muhammad in Allah’s last prophet, known as the ‘seal of the Prophets.’ The exact date of Muhammad’s birth in Mecca is unknown, but it is thought to have been no later… View Article

Identify the characteristics beliefs and practises associated with Krishna

And what is the significance for a devotee of Krishna. Krishna is believed to be Vishnu’s eight incarnations. Vishnu represents the “preserver” status in the Trimurti but is more frequently appreciated in his incarnation as Krishna. Krishna appears in many mythological stories but is most famously remembered for his part in the Bhagvad Gita. This… View Article

Hinduism and Drug Abuse

“Hinduism’ has many religious and cultural traditions which stem from the Vedas, the ancient Sanskrit writings of India. The tradition, therefore, has no clear beginning, and has no single founder or single belief, but there are a number of beliefs and practices which are widely accepted. Practically all Hindus believe in the idea of reincarnation,… View Article

Commentary for “The May Poles and Their Queen”

When reading the Greek myth Orpheus, I was immediately struck by the heroism of the central character. Orpheus is the classic male hero, overcoming all obstacles to bring back his beloved Eurydice, only to be eventually thwarted by something even more powerful than his heroism: his own love. Because of the essentially classical, romanticized nature… View Article

How Christians put there believe of helping others into practise

Helping others is a big part of being a Christian. One of the commandments is “Love thy neighbour”; so many Christians do what they can to help. Charities are a popular way of helping the poor. Both Christian and non-Christian charities provide a wide range of help for the poor and needy. Christian Aid was… View Article

The contribution of the Key people

With reference to at least two different areas of study, discuss the contribution of the Key people, Movements, or traditions to the concept/theme of faith. The Oxford English dictionary defines faith as, “complete trust, an unquestioning confidence.” Many people, in defining faith, speak about believing in the impossible or trusting in something/someone without proof. As… View Article

Effects of Christianity on Behaviour, Attitude and Lifestyle

“There could be no such things as prison in a truly Christian society.” I think a truly Christian society is based on the life and teaching of Jesus, this means we must follow the 10 commandments and the gospel values. At the heart of Christian society there should be existence of love, forgiveness, mercy, justice… View Article

Evangelium Vitae or the Gospel of Life

Imagine yourself, man or woman, feeling as though you’re in love with somebody. You feel not only a great obligation, pressured by society, but an urge to be sexually active with this individual. You go along with this urge, and the next thing you know, you’re expected to have a child as a result of… View Article

The Ideas of Hell and Purgatory: A Wide Shift from Then to Now

“Hell has probably caused more personal anxiety and distress than any other Christian belief. Hell has also motivated many Christians to follow the Great Commission and attempt to convert the world to Christianity” (“Various Views of Hell: As seen by Conservative Christians”). The word “hell” derives from the Pagan Norse Queen of the Underworld, Hel…. View Article

Religion, Wealth and Poverty

Outline the work of one religious agency working for world development and explain why it does this work. The religious agency, Christian Aid was set up in 1944, originally known as the British Churches Ecumenical Refugee Council. It was primarily created to help the thousands of homeless Europeans as a result of the Second World… View Article