End of Life

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Day of judgement
the day when God will judge everyone according to their actions on earth
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commital
the actions that take place when a body is buried
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eulogy
the speech given at a funeral about the person who has died
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funeral
service that occurs after someone has died
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hell
a place that some Christians believe is a punishment after death for those souls that are not free from sins
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Heaven
the christian idea or paradise where the soul goes after death if is is free from sins to have an eternal life with God
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immortal
having an eternal life
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judge
the christian idea of God acting like as a ruler to determine whether a person goes to heaven or hell
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purgatory
a condition or state in which good souls receive spiritual cleansing after death in preparation for heaven
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ressurrection
the body will come back to life after death
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salvation
jesus came to earth to save people from their sins and achieved salvation through his sacrafice
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soul
non-physical part of the body that continues after death, eternal, part of human that allows them to connect with god
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dualism
body and soul are separate, body dies=soul will live on without the body
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materialism
body and soul are one, body dies=soul dies too, can't live without eachother
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parable of the sheep and the goats
God will judge all humans. He'll put the sheep on one side and the goats on the other
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Key features of a christian funeral
Prayers, bible readings, hymns, eulogy, committal, eucharist
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redemption
the idea that sins can be forgiven and a person can be redeemed
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funerals reflect that...
the deceased is with God, family and friends can draw comfort, life is celebrated, bereaved can express feelings and emotions
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biblical evidence
jesus' temptation in the desert, god made humans in his own image, god gives adam the 'breath of life', i believe in the resurrection of the body'-apostles creed, the parable of the sheep and the goats
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Duncan McDougall experiment
1907, did an experiment to measure the soul. Using 6 terminally ill patients, he measured their weight on a specially constructed scale bed before, during and after death. His results concluded that there was a loss of 23 grams after death.
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