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Unit 3.1 Keywords-Believing in God exam
Agnosticism is when you are Not sure if God does exist.
Atheism is when you Believe that God does not exist.
Conversion is when your life is changed by giving yourself to God.
Free Will is the idea that humans are free to make their own
A Miracle is something that seems to break the law of science and
makes you think only God could have done it.
Moral Evil is actions done by humans that cause suffering e.g. Murder
Natural Evil is things that cause suffering but have nothing to do with
Numinous is the feeling of something greater than yourself.
Omni-benevolent is the belief that God is all good.
Omniscient is the belief that God knows everything that has
happened and what is going to happen.
Omnipotent is the belief that God is all-powerful.
Prayer is an attempt to contact God, usually through words.…read more
3.2 Keywords-Matters of life and death
Abortion is the removal of a foetus from a womb before it can survive.
Assisted Suicide is providing a seriously ill person with the means to commit
Euthanasia is the painless killing of someone suffering from a painful disease.
Immortality of the Soul is the idea that the soul lives on after the death of the
A Near-Death Experience is when someone who is about to die has an out of
the body experience.
The Paranormal is unexplained things which are thought to have a spiritual
causes e.g. ghosts, mediums.
Non-Voluntary Euthanasia is ending someone's life painlessly when they are
unable to ask you to do so.
Quality of Life is the idea that life must have some benefits to be worth living.
Reincarnation is the belief that, after death, souls are reborn into a new
Resurrection is the belief that after death the body stays in the grave until
the end of the world when it is raised.
Sanctity of Life is the belief that life is holy and belongs to God.
Voluntary Euthanasia is ending life painlessly when someone in great pain…read more
3.3 Keywords-Marriage and Family life
Adultery is a sexual act between a married person and someone other than their
A Civil Partnership is a legal ceremony which gives homosexual people the same
legal rights as husband and wife.
Cohabitation is living together without being married.
Contraception is intentionally preventing a pregnancy from occurring.
Faithfulness is staying with your marriage partner and having sex only with them.
Homosexuality is sexual attraction to the same sex.
A Nuclear Family is a family where mother, father and children live together as
Pre-marital sex is sex before marriage.
Procreation is making a new child
Promiscuity is having sex with a number of partners without commitment.
A Re-constituted family is where two sets of children (stepbrothers and
stepsisters) become one family when their divorced parents marry each other.
Re-marriage is marrying again after being divorced from a previous marriage.…read more