Most of us who grew up within a religion were taught a history that favoured that tradition’s views. This isn’t surprising. The history of almost anything is taught with a certain cultural perspective. In this course, let’s peek into several cultures and the religions that formed within them. We will seek insight into the earliest religious impulses and questions. And then we can look at how the major traditions have answered them.
Brian Kiely recently retired from a 32-year career in the Unitarian ministry. Most recently he spent 22 years at the Unitarian Church of Edmonton. He has taught numerous adult programs in the church and in several locations across Canada. He served twice as a Minister in Residence at the Meadville/Lombard Theological School in Chicago.