Slides in this set
· Bible the holy book of Christians with 66 books split into
the Old Testament and the New Testament.
· Old Testament the first part of the Bible which
Christians believe foretells Jesus and which is the Jewish
· New Testament the second part of the Bible which
records the life of Jesus and the early Church.
· Church the community of Christians (with a small c, it
means a Christian place of worship) Big C Community
· Conscience an inner feeling of the rightness or
wrongness of an action…read more
· Situation Ethics the idea that Christians should base
moral decisions on what is the most loving thing to do in a
· Electoral System the way in which voting is organised.
· First-past-the-post the voting system where whoever
gets the most votes wins the seat.
· Proportional Representation the voting system where
seats are given as a percentage of the votes.
· Local Government the local council which looks after
local issues such as education and refuse collection.…read more
· National Government the government
headed by the Prime Minister which
governs the whole country.
· Decalogue the Ten Commandments
· Golden Rule the teaching of Jesus that
people should treat others as they would like
to be treated.…read more
· All Christians agree it had authority
· Inspired by God
· Teachings on how to behave eg. Ten
Commandments (Decalogue), Sermon on the
Mount, Parables (Good Samaritan etc) as Jesus
is the son of God his teachings should be
· Teachings from great Christian leaders (eg. St.