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Big Bang
The theory that the universe was initially formed by an explosion of gases
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Cosmology
The study of the Universe
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Ceation
The act of making something, in this context making it from nothing; a name given to religious studies or theories about the beginning of the world or universe
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Creationist
A name given to Christians who take the Bible literally
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Creator
The being responsible for the making of the world
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Darwin
The scientist initially responsible for the theories of evolution/natural selection
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Design
A name given to theories of creation which propose delibrate intention being evident in the form of the world and its inhabitants
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Dominion
The idea that humans have control over or responsibility for the Earth
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Eden
The place where Adam and Eve are said to have lived with God before the Fall
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Evolution
The theory that all life forms have not always had their current attributes but have developed over time
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Ex nihilo
A latin term relating to the creation story meaning the universe was created from nothing
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Fundamentalism
The belief that there is only one correct way of looking at things; can occur within religion and science
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Fundamentalist
Someone who believes there is only one correct way to view things
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Genesis
Literally 'the beginning'; first book in the bible stating the story of creation
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God
The person, being or force who is worshipped by religious believers
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Interdependance
The idea that 2 or more things are linked together and what affects one will affetct the other
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Myth
A story, often of religious nature, intended to explain some mysteries of the natural world
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Natural Selection
The idea that the strongest animals and plants survive and weaker ones side out
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Non-Literalist
Someone who does not take the bible literally or on a factual account
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Proof
Putting aomething beyond doubt
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Religion
A belief system, usually involving deity of some kind and includeing elements of sacred worship, festivals, ect
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Science
The system by which we use experience, hypothesis, and experiment to find out about the world
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Steward
A person who takes responsibility for the welfare of others
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Stewardship
The position held by a steward. The God-given right or responsibility to care for and manage the world
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The environment
The place where we live, also used as a synonym for the planet or the natural world
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The Fall
The name given to the story of Adam and Eve's disobeidence to God
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The study of the Universe

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Cosmology

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A name given to Christians who take the Bible literally

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The being responsible for the making of the world

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