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what is the principle of equality?
everyone should be treated fairly without suffering prejudice or discrimination
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what does the term dignity mean?
people should be allowed to live a life in which they have self respect
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what does fair mean?
something which is free from bias, fraud or injustice
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what is meant by freedom?
the concept that everyone in the world should have the freedom to live, think and speak as they want
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what is meant by the term rights?
the idea that people have basic requirements that should be respected
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some biblical teachings about equality?
jesus taught that people must love others. for a christian it should make no difference if people are female or male, black or white, rich or poor. all christians are equal. christians must care for the poor and hungry.
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what are christian attitudes towards racism?
opposed to racism. against it but some have been found guilty of racism.
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what does samaritan mean?
somebody who came from ancient samaria
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what do some christians believe about gender and the role of women in christian society?
they should have equal roles and rights in life. men and women were created at the same time. women worshipped together with disciples
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what do other christians believe about gender and the role of women in christian society?
men and women have different roles but both roles equally valuable. adam was made before eve and she was made as his helper
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christian attitudes towards other christians?
everyone has the right to practise their own religion, only christianity has the complete truth about god.
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what do some christians believe today about other christians?
should follow their own religion and their own god whilse others believe they should follow his command to make disciples of all nations
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what does forgiveness mean?
the act of pardoning or forgiving someone for something which they have done wrong
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what does reconciliation mean?
the ending of a conflict or renewing a friendly relationship between disputing people or groups
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what does sacrament mean?
the outward, physical sign of an award, invisable grace
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the central christian service is what?
time for forgiveness and reconciliation, when christians remember and recieve god;s forgiveness
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