Matthews (2012) proposed sociology is useful tool for the following 1) it provides a valuable explanation of the
self and others, and 2) it provides a means through which one can gain an understanding of the social world. Of course, sociology is but one of a number of ways to consider human beings and some social behavior. Matthews (2012) citied biblical origins of this need for understanding ourselves as individuals and as part of a larger social groups (Genesis 1:28; Matthew 19:19). What are some ways you could see this Christain view of sociology manifest in or society?