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Bible: The sacred book of Christianity 

Judge: Belief that, on the day of judgement, God will judge everyone according to how they have lived.

Anthropomorphism: The attributation of a human form, characteristics or behaviour to non-human things.

Monotheists: People who believe in one God, such as Christians, Jews and Muslims.

Eternal: Existing through all time

Atheists: Somebody who does not believe in God

Agnostics: Somebody who believes that it is impossible to know whether or not God exists

Numinous: A mysterious power that suggests the presence of a spirit or God.

Miracles:an extraordinary and welcome event that is not explicable by natural or scientific laws and is therefore attributed to a divine agency. 

Incarnation: God taking human form as Jesus Christ

Exorcise: Using prayers and rituals to drive away an evil spirit believed to be possessing a person or place

Atonement: The Christian belief that the death of Jesus Christ bought about a reconciliation between God and humanity. Jesus was the Saviour or Redeemer of the world

Saviour: Title given to Jesus of Nazareth

Redeemer: Title given to Jesus of Nazareth

Eucharist: A Christian sacrament that commemorates the…


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