R.S. Keywords: Topic 3.2 - Matters of life and death

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Immortality of the soul
The idea that the soul lives on after the death of the body.
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Resurrection
The belief that, after death, the body stays in the grave until the end of the world, when it is raised.
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Near-death experience
When someone about to die has an out of body experience.
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Paranormal
Unexplained things which are thought to have spiritual causes, for example, ghosts, mediums.
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Reincarnation
The belief that, after death, souls are reborn in a new body.
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Abortion
The removal of a foetus from the womb before it can survive.
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Sanctity of life
The belief that life is holy and belongs to God.
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Assisted suicide
Providing a seriously ill person with the means to commit suicide.
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Euthanasia
The painless killing of someone dying from a painful disease.
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Non-voluntary euthanasia
Ending someone's life painlessly when they are unable to ask but you have a good reason for thinking they would want you to do so.
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Quality of life
The idea that life must have some benefits for it to be worth living
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Voluntary euthanasia
Ending life painlessly when someone in great pain asks for death.
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The belief that, after death, the body stays in the grave until the end of the world, when it is raised.

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Resurrection

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When someone about to die has an out of body experience.

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Unexplained things which are thought to have spiritual causes, for example, ghosts, mediums.

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The belief that, after death, souls are reborn in a new body.

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