Believing in God

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(1) What does agnosticism mean?
Not being sure whether God exists
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(2) What does atheism mean?
Believing that God does not exist
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(3) What does omni-benevolent mean?
The belief that God is good/kind all loving
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(4) What does omnipotent mean?
The belief that God is all powerful
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(5) What does omniscient mean?
The belief that God knows everything that has happened and everything that is going to happen
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(6) What does prayer mean?
An attempt to contact God, usually through words
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(7) What is conversion?
When your life is changed by giving yourself to God
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(8) What is a miracle?
Something which seems to break a law of science and makes you think only God could have done it
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(9) What is numinous?
The feeling of the presence of something greater than you, e.g. in a church or staring at the stars
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(10) What is the causation argument?
The idea that everything has been caused by something else
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(11) What is the design argument?
When things are connected and seem to have a purpose e.g. the eye is designed for seeing
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(12) What is free will?
The idea that human beings are free to make their own choices
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(13) What is moral evil?
Actions done by humans which causes suffering
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(14) What is natural evil?
Things which cause suffering but have nothing to do with humans e.g. earthquakes
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