Matters of life and death

Some key points on each subtopic of the Matters of Life and Death unit for Religion and Life: Christianity and Islam

HideShow resource information
  • Created by: Sadia K
  • Created on: 11-04-13 22:18
View mindmap
  • Matters of Life and Death
    • Why believe?
      • Christians
        • Jesus' life + resurrection
        • Bible: "eternal life"
        • Church teachings
      • Muslims
        • Qur'an=highest authority.
        • Prophets taught this
      • Non-religious
        • Paranormal
        • Near death experiences
        • Mediums
        • Re-incarnation
      • Atheists don't
        • Near death = hallucinations
        • Ghosts=imagination
        • People take comfort in afterlife
    • Abortion
      • Christianity
        • Catholics totally against
        • Liberal P's: lesser of two evils
        • Other C's: decision up to mother's consience
      • Islam
        • Most do not accept
        • Some: ensoulement at 120 days
        • Other  M's: lesser of two evils
    • Euthanasia
      • Christians
        • Catholics totally against
        • Some accept for "brain-dead patients"
        • Other C's: doctors don't have to do everything
      • Muslims oppose because
        • Allah has plans for all
        • It is forbidden
        • Life is a girft
        • Life is a test
        • Regarded as suicide=forbidden
    • Media
      • For
        • Free society
        • Public  free to receive info
      • Against
        • Interferes in private lives
        • 'Facts' selected
        • Stories only used to sell

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Religious Studies resources:

See all Religious Studies resources »See all Life and death resources »