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what is the decalogue?
the ten commandments
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what is the bible?
this carries authority for christians as it was written by god and some use it to make moral decisions
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Explain why christians use the authority of the churchwhen making moral decisions ?
the church is the body of christ. Christians should follow the teachings of the church as they are the teachings of jesus. The church provides rules so everyone knows what they should do
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What is a conscience?
a conscience is an inner feeling of what right and wrong
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social change
social change is the way ion which society has changed and is changing
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situation ethics
Is a christians approuch of making a moral decision
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human rights
basic right and freedom of which everybody is entitled to.
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why human rights are important to christians ?
they believe that human being is created by god in his image and deserves respect. They believe god loves everyone equally so all should be treated equally. The teachings of the bible for example the ten commandments supports most human right laws
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Electoral process ?
citizens coming together and decides on who runs the country
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the golden rule ?
"do to theres what you would have them do to you meaning that treat others the way you would like to be treated
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genetic engineering ?
is the process where the structure and characteristics of genes have changed
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cloning
is an exact copy of something
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Concerns ?
nature is complex and we do not know the exact long term effects long term effects of genetic enginerring and cloning
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Christians belief on genetic engineering ?
christains believe life is sacred and therefor should be respected. some christians may accept genetic engineering in certain cercumstances while other might appose it completely
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christian viewpoints on genetic engineering and cloning?
For- christians believe taht as long as it does not cause harm some forms of gentic engineering such as gm crops would be acceptable
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this carries authority for christians as it was written by god and some use it to make moral decisions

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what is the bible?

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the church is the body of christ. Christians should follow the teachings of the church as they are the teachings of jesus. The church provides rules so everyone knows what they should do

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a conscience is an inner feeling of what right and wrong

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social change is the way ion which society has changed and is changing

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