Outline an essay about how religion creates rules, guidelines, morals, values, rights and wrongs. Use two examples of civilizations and the affect religions had on them.
- Religion creates rules, guidelines, and morals for society.
- Christianity teaches brotherhood, respect, and charity through Jesus Christ's teachings and the Ten Commandments. Many christians in the Roman Republic were martyrs, people who were killed for their religious beliefs because they sacrificed themselves in order for the religion to be spread and the greater good of the religion. This taught to help the community first.
- Hinduism spread the idea of the Caste System, which is a social class ranking. If a person performs their job well in their current life and doesn't complain, they will have a better social ranking in the next life, and if they don't do it well they well move down in the caste system.