Rel/134: Describe The Common Elements Of Religion

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The Nature of Religion Kathy Legare rel/134 May 10 2012 University of Phoenix The Nature of Religion Describe the common elements of religion. An important element in a religion is to have a Supreme Being or person to worship. Where this supreme being(s) guides and teach people how to live. That does not help or hinder the control of the nature of mankind. (Johnson, 2009) There is an unwritten code that religions have that tells the believer how to live, how to bring more in to the religion and what do if the person does not want to believe. (Johnson, 2009) The controversial element of religion is the centralization of authority or heads such priests, and pastors. These men and women are in charge of teaching,
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