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Muslim Attitudes to life after death
·When people die, their bodies stay in the grave until the
last day
·The Angel Israfa'il will blow the trumpet and everything
will end
·Many believe that the dead are not aware of the passing
time so the last will come immediately
·Some believe that the soul will hover over the grave
until the last day and be aware of visitors
·Some people that the soul will be questioned by angels
and punished or rewarded in the grave…read more

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Non religious views to life after
death
Near-death experiences ­ when a person is clinically dead but is brought
back to life, they may witness a number of different feelings. These
include joy, feeling of floating above their bodies, seeing a bright life and
meeting dead relatives.
Reincarnation ­ When we die we are born into another body. There have
been occasions where people have been able to descried a place where
they lived in a past life in detail, without having ever visited there.
Spiritual world ­ Ghosts or Ouija boards give evidence of the spirits or
souls. Mediums are people to claim they can make contact with the
dead.…read more

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Christian attitudes to
abortion
Evangelical Liberal Protestants
Protestants and
Catholics
ALL ABORTION IS WRONG NO ABORTION IS WRONG. HOWEVER,
MATTER THE CIRCUMSTANCES. CAN BE PERMITTED IN CERTAIN
CIRCUMSTANCES.
Life belongs to God, only he has the right to end An abortion may be the most loving thing to do
a pregnancy. in the circumstances.
Life begins at conception, therefore abortion is Life does not begin at conception.
taking life.
The sanctity of life can be broken in war, so why
Ten commandments "thou shall not kill" not in abortion?…read more

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Muslim attitudes to abortion
Basic belief that abortion not allowed "after the foetus is completely formed
and has been given a soul" this is up to 120 days after conception
Only allowed if the life of the mother is at risk or the baby is at risk
(handicapped)
Hadith ­ foetus does not receive its soul till 120 days
Some believe abortion is wrong and should never be allowed
Qur'an says murder is wrong and abortion is murder…read more

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