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RE REVISION GUIDE
Rights and responsibilities:
· Moral decisions C 4
· Situation ethics C 8-9
· Conscience C 6-7
· Human Rights C 14-15
· Democratic and electoral process C 16-17
· Golden rule, parable of the sheep and goat, am I my brother's keeper 18-19
· Engineering and…

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MORAL DECSICIONS

The authority of the Church as a basis for making moral decisions for Christians:
They believe the Church is the body of Christ (the Church is how Christ works in the world). The
Church must have the same authority of the Christ.
They believe that God speaks through…

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That people are made by God and are one human family, this is shown in the Parable of the Sheep
and the Goats.
Christians need rights to be able to share their beliefs, to meet to worship and to celebrate festivals
such as Easter.
Rights ensure that Christians won't be…

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ENVIROMENTAL AND MEDICAL ISSUES

STEWARDSHIP

Beliefs about stewardship to the environment [Christianity]:
God taught Christians to leave the earth in a better place in which they found it for future
generations.
That stewardship is fair sharing of the earth's resources means that Christians should try and change
the quality of…

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The belief that stewardship means that every Christian should judge what they do individually by the
standards of Christian stewardship.

Beliefs about stewardship to the environment [Judaism]:
By being Gods stewards Jews need to try and reduce pollution and preserve resources for the
future.
The Tenakh and Talmud say that…

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PEACE AND CONFLICT

UNITIED NATIONS

Why the United Nations are important for peace, how they stop any threats to world peace:
Imposing sanctions (banning trade, communication and cultural links) on countries that threaten
world peace.
Authorising the use of force to stop an aggressor.
Sending a UN peacekeeping force to…

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Organising public debates on the bad side of wars and conflicts and encouraging their followers to
support political parties who feel the same way.
Making public statements like protests about war, the public opinion could be changed.
Organising and attending inter-faith conferences to help all religions work together, many conflicts…

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FORGIVENESS

Christians believe in forgiveness because:
Jesus died on the cross for forgiveness so Christians should respect that and forgive others.
Jesus said if people don't forgive those who sin against them, God won't forgive their sins.
St Paul said Christians should try to live in peace with everyone and…

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It isn't possible to reform a criminal if they have been executed.
Jesus banned retribution when he said an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth is wrong.
Christianity teaches that life is sacred and only God can take life.
Most Christian Churches have condemned capital punishment.…

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KEYWORDS

GENERAL

Addiction
Aggression
Artificial Insemination
Bible
Capital Punishment
Church
Conflict Resolution
Conscience
Conservation
Creation
Crime
Decalogue
Democratic process
Deterrence
Electoral process
Embryo
Environment
Exploitation
Forgiveness

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These are brilliant, thanks!

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