Why the study of religious education is important

Posted on 01.06.2018 by Josie
Dr Gareth Byrne is head of religious education at Mater Dei Institute of Education, Dublin City University, and co- ordinator of the Irish Centre for Religious Education. Education refers to the systematic process of gaining knowledge and skills through study and instructions.
As we have stressed, much thinking is commonplace - it goes on all the time, often without our being aware of it. If you study it together with education, you will enjoy teaching as it will be easy to understand students from different socio-economic, political, and religious backgrounds. The lessons learned in religious education prepare students for responsibilities, experiences and opportunities later in life.

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There are many reasons why education is important. It is important because when ever you grow up your going to have to know all about having babies and things like how the sperm cell in the man meets with the egg cell in the women. Religious education is important because it equips students with cultural, social, moral and spiritual knowledge that aids in mental and physical development within society. The person providing the instruction and guidance is known as teacher.