A religious war or holy war (latin: bellum sacrum) is a war primarily caused or justified by differences in religionin the modern period, debates are common over the extent to which religious, economic, or ethnic aspects of a conflict predominate in a given war. Why a terrifying religious conflict is raging in nigeria in the country's so-called middle belt, 785 people have died in the past two years, and the government is doing little to stop it. I think the cause of religious conflict (at least from what i have experienced) is that parents keep themselves (old school thought) and also their children away from those of other religions, meaning that you are brought up with hate towards anot.
Editor's note: world magazine editor mindy belz spoke at the religious freedom summit at cedarville university last week, sharing observations she's gathered from her reporting travels that have taken her in and out of these war-torn parts of the globe, including iraq. Some people use religious conflict as a justification for rejecting all religion and spirituality they say that conflict is built into religion itself, and therefore all religion is bad there are two problems with this approach. Lebanon table of contents on september 3, 1840, bashir iii was appointed amir of mount lebanon by the ottoman sultan geographically, mount lebanon represents the central part of present-day lebanon, which historically has had a christian majority. Religion can play an important role in justifying the choices made by individuals and by groups, and this is nowhere more true than in the case of religious conflict.
5 the root causes of religious conflict there were many other social conflicts such as ethnic conflicts in kalimantan island between madurese and dayaks that was in the most part a conflict between the natives and settlers. Religion and conflict escalation with religion a latent source of conflict, a triggering event can cause the conflict to scalate at this stage in a conflict, grievances, goals, and methods often change in such a way so as to make the conflict more difficult to resolve. Religious violence in india includes acts of violence by followers of one religious group against followers and institutions of another religious group, often in the form of rioting religious violence in india, especially in recent times, has generally involved hindus and muslims ,  although incidents of violence have also involved atheists. The religious nature of the conflict was less obvious in the 1920s but griffith shows how even at that time, public moral controversies revealed important differences in religious outlook. History simply does not support the hypothesis that religion is the major cause of conflict the wars of the ancient world were rarely, if ever, based on religion there are many common.
A majority of the public says science and religion often conflict, but people's sense that they do seems to have less to do with their own religious beliefs than their perception of others' beliefs. Unique religious and cultural identities are not the source of present conflict and should not be eliminated all that must be controlled is the use of people's unique identities as a means of erecting barriers. In an ideal work environment, the religious beliefs of a given employee, or of the employer, do not create conflicts either is free to believe as he or she chooses and, as long as the work gets done satisfactorily, neither will encounter difficulty on the basis of religion. Her habilitation project is within the university of berne interfaculty research cooperation on religious conflicts and coping strategies on the topic of religious coping styles among people dealing with internal religious and spiritual struggles.
Religious conflicts in nigeria by barry mason and chris talbot 28 february 2000 violent religious clashes broke out in the city of kaduna in northern nigeria on february 21 and have continued. Religion in modern britain: ten recent conflicts a test case bid to outlaw prayers before local council meetings has been won by the national secular society and an atheist councillor, clive bone. Religion is powerfully motivating and belligerent humans fight over it heck, religion has caused conflict even in my diverse and tolerant family taking our daughter to visit her irish-catholic. Khizr khan, whose son died fighting in iraq, said sunday that republican presidential nominee donald trump's temperament and lack of empathy render him unfit to lead the nation and that senate.
Back to lecture menu the middle east religious conflict if you click on the following link, you will see an entire program of study (offered at ucla) on the middle east. Wars of religion, (1562-98) conflicts in france between protestants and roman catholics the spread of french calvinism persuaded the french ruler catherine de médicis to show more tolerance for the huguenots, which angered the powerful roman catholic guise family. Although conflicts are often caused by a variety of other factors, such as ethnicity and race, religion has also been at the heart of much of today's atrocities on the continent. Religious conflicts advertisement world 20 palestinians hurt in clashes with israeli police at al aqsa holy site religion and belief us condemns attacks that kill 37 christians in iraq.