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Blog #2 The Christian Revolution: Philip Jenkins Jaewon Choi

May 11th, 2011 · No Comments

As stated in this article, most recently majority of Christians have lived in White nations or “European Christian” civilization. However, over the past century its new member growth takes place in the regions to Africa, Asia, and Latin America. A typical contemporary Christian is a woman living in a village in Nigeria or Brazil.  The […]

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Blog #5 – Inside American Islam / Face Veil Ban

May 9th, 2011 · 2 Comments

I believe that many Americans misunderstand Muslims and their religion. Due to U.S. media and propaganda, many Americans are quite confused regarding the clear difference between Muslims and those who have committed acts of terror on our country. After 9/11, our country drastically changed. The mass hysteria created around Muslims and Islam by the use […]

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Cultural Globalization and Resisting Globalization

November 29th, 2010 · 2 Comments

In Chapter 46 Jenkins explains how Christianity is not only surviving but actually expanding.   I agree with him this because Christianity has visibly become diverse.  In my Church one can see a variety of ethnic backgrounds spread amongst the rows of pews.  According to Jenkins Christianity is not only growing in the global north but […]

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Environmental Development & World’s Largest Gold and Copper Mine (Memo #4)

November 11th, 2010 · No Comments

In chapter 50 “Rio Declaration on Environmental and Development”, has talked about the UN Conference on Environmental and Development which has held at Rio de Janeiro from 3 to 14 June 1992. Environment is a huge issue right now in current Globalization context. As we all are being cautious about environment and global warming issues, we […]

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