Christian Beliefs

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Atheist
Someone who does not believe in God
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Theist
Someone who does believe in a God/Gods
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Agnostic
Someone who is unsure about the existance of a God/s
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Omnipotent
All powerful
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Omniscient
All knowing
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Omnipresent
All present
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Omnibenevolent
All loving
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Eternal
No beginning or end to God
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Transcendent
Exists in a higher realm
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Creator
Created the Universe
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Judge
Holds each person accountable
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Pure and Righteous
Cannot do anything wrong
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One
He is the only God
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Father
Almighty
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Eternal
One
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Wise
Creator
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Son
One Lord
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Begotten of the Father
God from God
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Light from light
Judge
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Holy Spirit
Powerful
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Giver of life
Worshiped and glorified
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What is the Trinity evident through?
Prayers, hymns
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What does the Trinity show?
That God loves humanity
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When is the Trinity seen in the Bible?
Jesus' Baptism - 'Spirit descending like a dove' 'Voice from heaven'
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What is the Trinity evident through?
Prayers, hymns
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What does the Trinity show?
That God loves humanity
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When is the Trinity seen in the Bible?
Jesus' Baptism - 'Spirit descending like a dove' 'Voice from heaven'
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Literal attitude to creation
Literally true, Creationism, Young Earth - 6000 years old
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Strengths of Literal
Gods word so is the truth, easier to believe in the bible, clear answers
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Weaknesses of Literal
Evolution, Evidence of Earth's age, Contradictions in the Bible
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Metaphorical attitude to Creation
Story contains truth, Theological evolution
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Strengths of Metaphorical
Doesn't contradict science, logical, explains Biblical contradictions
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Weaknesses of Metaphorical
Different interpretations, Disbelief in parts of the Bible
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Who is the word?
Jesus
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The word in the Bible:
'In the beginning was the Word, and the word was with God and the Word was God'
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