Religion, Reason, and Revelation Key Words

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Authority
The idea that something has power over or can influence people in some way
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Conversion
A form of religious experience, usually to someone who afterwards changes their beliefs or behaviour
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Covenant
A special promise or agreement between God and humans
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Incarnation
God in human form as Jesus on earth
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Miracle
Something that is amazing and appears to defy the laws of nature, usually attributed to God
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Mysticism
A form of religious experience where the believe appears unaware of anything except their experience, feelings of unity and peace may be experienced
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Numinous
Having a sense of being in the presence of the divine
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Omnipresence
God is everywhere
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Omniscience
God is all-knowing
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Religious experience
An experience of God
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Revelation
The method through which something is revealed that was previously hidden; in a Christian sense it refers to believers gaining a better understanding of God as he is revealed to them.
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A form of religious experience, usually to someone who afterwards changes their beliefs or behaviour

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A special promise or agreement between God and humans

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God in human form as Jesus on earth

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Something that is amazing and appears to defy the laws of nature, usually attributed to God

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