Good and Evil Key Words

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AGAPE
Christian love- love to another person no matter who they are, what they have done or whether or not the love is returned.
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BIBLE
The book of "God's word".
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CONSCIENCE
The inner voice of a person, which Christians believe is the voice of God and it tells people what is right and wrong.
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DEVIL/SATAN
The being who us the opposite of God; represents evil.
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EVIL
Something which is very bad or morally wrong. Natural and moral evil.
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FAITH
Idea of trust and belief in something.
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FREEWILL
People have a choice to follow God or disobey God.
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GOD
The supreme being whom Christians believe is all good, all powerful and all loving.
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MORAL BEHAVIOUR
Someone braves morally when lead a life without sin- when they do not go against the teachings of God and Jesus.
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MORAL CODE
The right way to behave- Christians believe it is the rules of God, e.g. the Ten Commandments.
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ORIGINAL SIN
The first isn in the world which was done by Adam and Eve when they disobeyed God and took the fruit from the tree of knowledge of goof and evil.
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ORIGINS
The beginnings- in this topic, "origins of evil" describes how evil entered God's good and perfect creation.
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PROBLEM OF EVIL
Asks the question: why does God not stop evil and suffering when he is supposed to be all loving and all powerful?
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REDEMPTION
The act of delivering or saving someone from evil.
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REPENTANCE
An act of saying sorry and truly meaning it, while at the same time showing that the wrong action will never be repeated.
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SUFFERING
Happens because of evil- it is the pain, torment and agony which people feel. There are four types: emotional; mental; religious and physical.
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THE FALL
Refers to the original sin when Adam and Eve, by disobeying God, allowed sin and death to enter God's good world.
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THEODICY
Menas "in defence of God"- an argument against the problem of evil, that attempts to show how God can justify the presence of evil in the world.
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The book of "God's word".

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BIBLE

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The inner voice of a person, which Christians believe is the voice of God and it tells people what is right and wrong.

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The being who us the opposite of God; represents evil.

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Something which is very bad or morally wrong. Natural and moral evil.

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