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    • Abortion Debate
      • Pro-Choice
        • believes that its the mothers choice whether or not to have a child
      • Pro-Life
        • Believe that abotion is murder and that it should never happen
        • in the instance of rape and incest good medical care can make sure that the woman will not get pregnant in the first place and the unborn child should not be punished for its parents mistakes
        • many who have abortions are young with no life experience and likely regret there choices later in life
        • you can always put your child up for adoption
        • abortion should not be used as a form of contraception
        • life begins at conception and abortion is murder
    • Existence of God
      • Arguments
        • for
          • design argument: the earth is the perfect size and shape to support life how can this be done without god how can this be an accident any closer or further from the sun and nothing could survive
          • first cause argument: the universe had to start but what else could of caused it scientists have no idea what caused the big bang it must of been god (could link to god of the gaps)
        • against
          • with first cause what caused god and who caused them and them...
          • evolution shows us who we developed so we could survive on the earth
          • as evil exists why doesn't god stop the suffering
          • god can't be all knowing all loving and all powerful as he's described he can only be two of these as other wise he'd stop natural disasters (inconsistent triangle)
    • problems of evil and suffering
      • arguements
        • Christian reason for evil and suffering
          • result of human freedom by diobaying god (adam and eve brought suffering into gods perfect world by eating the apple)
          • suffering teaches us a lesson so we can grow spiritually
        • Hindu reasons for evil and suffering
          • its a result of sinful actions in this and a past life (karma)
      • can prove that god doesn't exist as you have the irregular triangle
        • against
          • with first cause what caused god and who caused them and them...
          • evolution shows us who we developed so we could survive on the earth
          • as evil exists why doesn't god stop the suffering
          • god can't be all knowing all loving and all powerful as he's described he can only be two of these as other wise he'd stop natural disasters (inconsistent triangle)
        • arguements
          • Christian reason for evil and suffering
            • result of human freedom by diobaying god (adam and eve brought suffering into gods perfect world by eating the apple)
            • suffering teaches us a lesson so we can grow spiritually
          • Hindu reasons for evil and suffering
            • its a result of sinful actions in this and a past life (karma)
    • immortality
      • through memory
        • through family and friends remembering you
      • through resurrection
        • achieving immortality by literally coming back from the dead either getting a whole new body or becoming a ghost
        • the body is rotting  and reabsorbed into the earth
      • through legacy
        • similar to memory but people remember the work you've done for example Isaac newton discovering gravity
    • science and religeon
      • cosmological revolution
    • animal rights
      • Genesis- "rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky and over every living creature that moves on the ground"
        • we should lead the animals and we can do what we want to them
      • Deuteronomy-"the seventh day is a sabbath to the lord your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you , nor your son or daughter, nor your ox, your donkey or any of your animals"
        • we should rest on Sundays and animals are equal to humans
      • Proverbs- "The righteous care for the needs of their animals"
        • good people will look after animals
      • Luke- "Then jesus said to his disciples: 'Consider the ravens: they do not sow or reap,they have no store room or barn; yet God feeds them. And you are much more valuable than birds!'"
        • God looks after us and everything
    • religion and planet earth
      • stewardship
        • christians believe that god gave us the world to look after. Hindus believe that the planet is a gift from Brahman
      • dominion
        • have power/ to control something
        • some christians believe God put humanity incharge of the planet earth and we can use the planets resources for our own benefit
      • Assisi declaration. In 1986 all the worlds religious leaders came together and to discuss what could be done to help and protect the planet  which put more pressure   on world leaders to do more to help the planet
      • the Kyoto agreement. the world leaders agreed to cut there carbon emissions
    • religion and prejudice
      • real life examples
        • racism homophobia
          • prejudice - to pre judge somemone
      • discrimination- acting on prejudice
        • racists attacks jobs for certain people
          • real life examples
            • racism homophobia
              • prejudice - to pre judge somemone
      • scape goating- blaming a group for your problems
        • Hitler and the Nazis
        • religious arguements
          • love your neighbour
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