Religon and Science Key Words

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BIBLE
The book of events and teachings of God which Christians believe to be the word of God.
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COSMOLOGY
The word given to the scientific study of the origins of the world.
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CREATIONISM
The name given to the belief that God is responsible for the creating of the world and humankind.
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DOMINION
Having power or authority over something.
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ENVIRONMENT
The world in which we live and everything around us.
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ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES
Refers to what is happening today in the world which makes people concerned about what is being done to harm the environment.
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EVOLUTION
The way in which animals changed over millions of years into different animals and humans.
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HUMANITY
Humans or people.
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INTELLIGENT DESIGN
Relatively new theory which states that God must have created the universe an all living things because there are certain elements in the world which could only be explained by an intelligent designer and not evolution.
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MYTH
A story which is accepted as history and sets out to explain something
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ORIGINS
Beginnings- the start of something.
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RELATIONSHIP
The connection between something.
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STEWARDSHIP
To look after something to save it for future generations.
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SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST
Refers to Darwin's belief in evolution and the fact that animals or species adapted to the environment hey lived in. The stronger, more adaptable animals survived whilst the weaker ones died out.
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