Global Education Fund for Leadership Development
Yonsei University, South Korea
February 13-16, 2012
To answer the question posed by this topic, we have to briefly examine Phililipine Culture, and thereafter, clarify what is meant by the Religious Education and Pedagogy in the context of the 21st Century:
Philippine culture has been influenced by the teachings of Buddhism, Hinduism, Confucianism, Islam and Christianity. These teachings, combined with a wide variety of animistic indigenous beliefs, has melded into a syncretic form of Christianity as currently practiced by a majority of Filipinos today.
The 333 years of colonization under Spain has Christianized the Philippines to a high degree. Continue reading