Equality Key Words

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ATONEMENT
Becoming at one with God again- making amends for present sins and the original sin of Adam and Eve.
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DISCRIMINATION
Treating people less favourably because of their ethnicity/ gender/ colour/ sexuality/ age/ class/ etc.
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ECUMENISM
The breaking down of the barriers/ divisions between the different faiths and different groups of worshippers within Christianity.
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EQUALITY
Equal status, rights and opportunities for all people.
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EVANGELISM
The spreading of the Christian gospel through preaching.
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EXCLUSIVE
Restricted to a specific group.
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EXPLOITATION
Taking advantage of a weaker group.
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FORGIVENESS
Stopping naming someone and/or pardoning them for what they have done wrong.
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GENDER
The state of being male or female.
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GOSPEL
The teaching or revelation of Christ.
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INCLUSIVE
Not excluding any section of society of something.
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INEQUALITY
Unfair difference in rights, status and opportunities.
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JUSTICE
Fair and just treatment.
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MISSIONARY
A person sent on a religious mission to promote Christianity, usually in a foreign country.
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MULTI-ETHINC SOCIETY
Many different races and cultures living together in one society.
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MULTI-FAITH SOCIETY
Many different religions living together in one society.
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PLURALISM
Recognising that more than one principle or view can exist within the same society.
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PREJUDICE
Believing some people are inferior to superior without even knowing them.
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RACISM
The belief that some races are superior to others.
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RECONCILIATION
Bringing together people who are opposed to each other.
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REPENTANCE
Saying sorry for a sin/ bad deed as well as showing try regret for the deed by never doing it again and trying to make up for the upset caused by that deed.
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RESPECT
Treating a person or their feelings with consideration.
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ROLE
A part played by someone in a particular situation.
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SACRAMENT
A ceremony regarded as having religious significance.
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SEXISM
The belief that one gender is better than the other and so unfair treatment occurs.
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UDHR
Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
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