A comparison of Global beliefs or religions would begin with the
definition of a word that many who inhabit our planet would
claim describes the highest priority in their daily lives,
next to a place to live and food.
For some, faith or religion, is supreme, placed above all else
and one could or should be willing to die to defend it.
For others, faith is seen as more of a responsibility and a duty.
Religion or faith, can be a source of great comfort in
desperate times and give one hope when there is little else.
No matter the depth of it, belief or faith in a higher power,
is what sets us apart from the rest of the animal kingdom.
It is one of the characteristics that makes us Human.
To undertake such a vast amount of data collecting,
and fully describe and explain Global Religions is a
daunting task that could take a lifetime to accumulate.
These web pages have gathered a great deal
of this comparison data for consideration
and there are thousands more like them:
A neutral, non biased site with many tools for learning.
PBS takes the study of Religion to a new
level of excellence with this web site.
It is really beautiful and so well done.
If your idea of a great web site is a page full
of numbers, this one will be heaven for you.
No pun intended.
It’s just the best for pure raw data, period!
From Harvard University, two unique looks at World Religions:
Nicely done with data laid out clearly
Not always accurate, but can usually be used
as a good comparison Reference site.
This web site claims to have over 6,000 Articles
and chapters dedicated to Religion.
In spite of the ads, which are annoying, this is
a good, long, (114) list of web site links to help
you learn more about World or Global Religions.
A nice collection of the Major Religions.
A really easy way to study Religion,
listed here by the dates that they began.
An unparalleled collection of data links from
This has just been received and shares
some of the teachings of the Holy Gita: