Benefits of Teaching Religion in The Public Education.
Religion education is very important to school children who do not get the religious teaching from their parents.
The teaching of the religion in public school has helped reduce immorality amongst children as hey area taught of what the society expects from them. crimes in the society are reduced at a greater margin considering that the public education system holds so many people who get the chance of learning on their religious values in the society.
Religion in public education system will help the students be able to respond to questions in line to their spiritual development. Children are able to gain a lot of knowledge that will help them be able to tackle any difiicult question that they may be asked which are in line it their spiritual life and development.
immorality is reduced by a wide margin since the children develops a conscience that helps them deal with the challenges they face in the right way, by for example seeking guidance instead of choosing ways that may cause them harm.
Public education of the religion helps people have fear for God, be prayerful, have respect to other human beings leading to them living a life of moral values in the society.
The global communities have various cultures which are obviously bringing confusion to people who does not understand them properly therefore through education on religion, the students are able to clear the myths regarding some religions. Religion in public education will help students learn to understand and respect different people who have different cultures and believes
since the global society have different believes and culture which must be respected for there to be a mutual co-existence.
The religious education teaches students on forgiveness , tolerance and that they should not judge anyone at all since if they do it may cause a lot of problem to the society.
Moral behavior, faithfulness, trustworthiness and ethical standard are one of the factors that the religion in public education aims at, professionals, couples in marriage tend to cheat in the modern society in order to gain in one way or the other, when the religious education is thorough in this to ensure that people observe ethical standard in their daily operations.
It so important that it helps the students understand themselves better than anyone else, when they understand themselves it means that they understand their values, principle and therefore the need of other people respecting their values and principle and therefor in the same way they will understand the need to respect other people’s values and principles.