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Give one quality a Christian might look for in a marriage partner
Shared Faith
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Why might a couple exchange rings during a wedding ceremony?
A symbol of never ending love
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State TWO purposes of marriage given in a Christian wedding
1. Companionship 2. To have children
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What is a "civil partnership"?
An official recognition that a same sex couple are partners
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What is pacifism?
The belief that war is wrong and can never be justified
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What is a "conscientious objector"?
A person who refuses to fight or serve in the armed forces
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Give any THREE conditions for a just war
1. The cause must be just 2. War must be a last resort 3. There must be a reasonable chance of success
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What is Euthanasia commonly known as?
Mercy killing
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What is Euthanasia?
Peacefully killing someone to relieve suffering
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What is meant by voluntary euthanasia?
Euthanasia carried out at the request of the patient
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What is meant by passive euthanasia?
Letting someone die
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Give one reason in favour of euthanasia
A person should have control over their own life
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Name a group or organisation which supports euthanasia
Exit (or Dignitas or dignity in Dying)
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What is abortion?
The deliberate killing of an unborn foetus
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Give one option a woman might choose instead of abortion
Adoption
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Give one argument against abortion
Human life is sacred
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Give TWO ways in which a woman's life might be affected by an unwanted pregnancy
1. Financial problems 2. Emotional strain; cannot cope with being a mother
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Name one way people can care for the environment
Recycling
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Name one way people are damaging the earth
Pollution
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Name TWO animal rights issues
1. Hunting 2. Factory farming
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In the Creation Story, who did God put in charge of everything?
Adam
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How can Christians give thanks to God for his creation and provision?
Prayer
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What is racism?
Discrimination based on a person’s race
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Name one way a Christian can challenge racism
Through the message of the sermon
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Name one reason why some people are prejudiced towards other
They follow the example of their parents
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Nmae TWO groups of people who may be disadvantaged in our society
1. The homeless 2. The elderly
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Name TWO vows taken in a wedding ceremony
1. ‘For richer for poorer’ 2. ‘In sickness and in health’
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What is a heterosexual relationship?
A relationship between two people of the opposite sex
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Name one organistaion that can help a couple whose marriage is in difficulty
Relate (or ACCORD)
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Name one religious minority group in Northern Ireland
Adherents of minority Christian groups
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Name TWO difficulties that might be faced by people from religious minority groups
1. Discrimination 2. Sectarianism
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Give one way in which a school can make pupils from different religions feel welcome
Religion lessons do not just focus on Christianity
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Name one group that helps people from different religions to meet together
Embrace NI
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Give one argument against abortion
Abortion is murder
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Give one argument against euthanasia
Only God has the right to decide when a person should die
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What is meant by active Euthanasia?
Taking deliberate action to end a patient’s life
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Name a scholar who is associated with the Just War Theory
St Thomas Aquinas
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Name TWO reasons why a marriage might end in divorce
1. Adultery 2. The couple are no longer in love
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What is prejudice?
The act of pre-judging someone
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Name one reason why some people are prejudiced towards others
"Scapegoating" – the need to have someone to blame
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Why might a couple exchange rings during a wedding ceremony?

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State TWO purposes of marriage given in a Christian wedding

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What is a "civil partnership"?

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What is pacifism?

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