1)Why do you think that Jews have experienced such harsh treatment, racism and physical and verbal abuse throughout history? Do Jews still experience discrimination, racism, and/or abuse today?
2)Christianity has over 1.87 billion people in the world today. Discuss from your point of view the factors that have caused this religion to become the most widespread and largest religion in the present world.
3)In the book Jesus and the Rise of Christianity, describe the economic world in which Jesus was born into. How does this world compare with the economic world we live in today? How did Jesus try to bring change among the different classes of people during his day?