Keywords on Christianity & Islam

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Abortion Euthanasia Sanctity Of Life
The premature expulsion of a Ending a life of a terminally A belief that human life is
foetus from the mother's ill person for compassionate sacred and holy because it is
womb. reason. a gift from God.

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Artificial Insemination by Artificial Insemination by
Donor. Husband. In Vitro Fertilisation.
When sperm from a donor is When sperm from the Sperm and egg are fertilised
inserted into the woman's husband's is inserted into her in a lab to produce embryos;
vagina to assist pregnancy. vagina to assist pregnancy. some embryos are placed in
womb to assist pregnancy.…read more

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Therapeutic Genetic Somatic Cell
Cloning Engineering Therapy
Uses embryo stem cells to The deliberate manipulation Uses adult stem cells to
create an identical new of the genes of an organism repair or replace a defective
human embryo in order to in order to improve it. gene within the body.
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Babies whose characteristics When a child is suffering Voluntary giving to poor
are chosen by their parents. from a serious condition so people of any religion; this
then a younger brother or can be given in the form of
sister can be created to help money, time, food, clothing
them. etc.
Zakah Ummah Long-Term Aid
Charitable giving to poor The worldwide community of Aid given to communities in
members of the Ummah Muslim believers. LEDCs that is designed to
(2.5% of wealth per year).…read more

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Emergency Aid World Poverty Justice
Short-term help given to the The fact that the majority Working to bring about what
victims of natural disasters of the world's population live it right and fair for people in
e.g: through providing food in extreme hardship. need.
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Any activity, which involves Charging excessive or Describes anything that
games of chance, where the unreasonable interest. contaminates the soil, water,
outcome is not certainly landscape or atmosphere
known. It usually involves a with harmful or unsightly
wager or bet for money. consequences.
Climate Change Natural Habitats Natural
Refers to the long-term
change in the `average Are the places where species Resources that are part of
weather' including the of plants or animals live in the environment e.g: water,
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Tawhid Fitra Mizan
`The oneness of God' `Nature' `Balance'
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Stewards' Looking after the Choosing not to have sex
environment and protecting before marriage.
animals, o find a balance
between present needs and
those of future generations.
Celibacy Heterosexuality Homosexuality
Choosing not to have sex for Being attracted to the Being attracted to the same
religious reason. opposite sex. sex.…read more

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Sex Outside Sexual Contraception
Marriage Immorality
This involves sex between Any form of sexual activity A range of methods used to
two people who are not which is immoral e.g rape. prevent a woman conceiving
married to each other and is and having children.
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Drugs which are banned by Drugs which are legal and Drugs prescribed by a
law. commonly used in society to doctor for medical purposes.
socialise but are still
addictive and can be
Marriage Cohabitation Civil Partnerships
A legal union between a man When a couple live together A legal registration and
and a woman. and have a sexual recognition of a same-sex
relationship without being relationship.
married to one another.…read more


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