Religious Education Virtual Lessons

Course content

Relationships and Family

  • Marriage and fidelity
  • Divorce and remarriage
  • Families and Polygamy
  • Support for families
  • Gender Roles, Equality and Inequality

Religion and Life/Death

  • Issues in the Natural World
  • The Afterlife
  • Sanctity of Life, Abortion and Euthanasia

The Existence of God

  • Design, First Cause, Cosmological Arguments
  • Evil, Suffering and Science
  • Visions, Miracles and Religious Experiences
  • General and Special Revelation

Peace and Conflict

  • Violence, Terrorism and Extremism
  • Just War Theory, Holy War, Reasons for War
  • Weapons of mass destruction
  • Forgiveness, Reconciliation, Victims of War

Crime and Punishment

  • Attitudes Towards Criminals, Crimes and Justice

Equality and Human Rights

  • Social Justice

Religious and non-religious beliefs

  • Non-religious groups - ethical issues


  • Beliefs about creation
  • The afterlife and judgement
  • The incarnation and crucifixion of Jesus
  • Jesus' resurrection and ascension
  • Sin and salvation
  • Christian worship and prayer
  • The sacraments and baptism
  • Pilgrimage
  • The Eucharist
  • The role of the Church in the local community
  • Mission, evangelism and the future of the Church


  • Angels, prophets and Risalah
  • Death and the afterlife
  • Sacred Text
  • The Five Pillars and Ten Obligatory Acts
  • Private and public worship
  • Pilgrimage
  • Festivals and Eid
  • Jihad


  • The Four Noble Truths
  • The concept of Dharma and Human Destiny
  • The Human Personality and The Three Marks Existence
  • Buddhist Ethical Teachings
  • Ceremonies, Festivals and Retreats
  • Worship, Meditation and Visualisation


  • Ways of living


  • Ways of living
  • Ceremonies, festivals and rituals
  • Worship
  • Covenants and moral principles


  • Ways of living
  • Worship, festivals and rituals
  • Equality

Catholic Christianity

  • The Nature of God
  • Ways of living
  • The Trinity
  • Worship
  • Festivals, rituals and ceremonies