Religion

Religion

Personal Enrichment

Offered through Continuing Education

Our religion classes are designed to help you develop a broad understanding of specific world religions. The primary focus of our classes is based on religious traditions, biblical literature, and historical developments of religions throughout the world.

Program Coordinator

Continuing Education

Phone

314-984-7777

Register and pay online for religion courses

Summer 2018 registration has started! Call 314-984-7777 to register by phone or click the button above to register and pay online.

Forgiveness: The Key to Happiness

Love can heal the world and forgiveness is the catalyst to make it happen. When anyone gives up all grievances, the path is open to find real peace and happiness. In this class, we will discuss inspirational stories of the miracles of personal healing that radical forgiveness can produce and why forgiveness is so important for our own well-being, as well as for others. The steps of actually performing forgiveness will be presented and discussed. Following these steps outside the classroom can release grievances and heal relationships. This presentation of forgiveness is psychologically based and is not focused on any particular religious view of forgiveness, so no religious or faith-based view of forgiveness is needed to understand and practice it.
RELG:701 | $19 | SR $13
S01 Tu 7-9 p.m. Jan Worley
June 26 MC - SO, 107

How Do We Know What We Know to be True?

This course will examine four major ways in which humans have come to “know” what they believe to be true and the impact each of these has had on the formation and continuation of the world’s religions as well as their potential future impact on religion in the 21st century and beyond.
RELG:765 | $19 | SR $14
S01 Tu 7-9 p.m. Ron Mertz
June 12 MC - SW, 207

At the time of registration, adults 60 years and older may enroll in select courses for the reduced fee shown as the "SR" price. Reduction will be calculated at check-out in the online system.

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