SUBJECT 2 RE- Matters of life and death

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the removal of a foetus from the woman before it can survive
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assisted suicide
providing a seriously ill person with the means to commit suicide
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an easy and gentle death
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Immortality of the soul
the idea that the soul lives on after death
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Near- death experience
experiencing coming close to death but surviving
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Non-voluntary euthanasia
ending someones' life painlessly when they are unable to ask. ie life support machine off
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Unexplained things which are thought to have spiritual causes (ghosts)
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Quality of life
a patients ability to enjoy normal life activities
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the belief of being reborn after death in another life and body
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a belief that after death the body stays in the grave until the end of the world when it is raised
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Sanctity of llife
the belief that life is holy and belongs to god
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Voluntary Euthanasia
someone who is dying in pain and asks to end their life painlessly
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3 sources of Christian beliefs of life after death-ABC
Actions and teachings of jesus: christians believe in life after death as jesus rose from the dead. Bible teachings: passages talk about resurrection. Creed: christianity has always taught a belief in life after death.
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Humanism (humanists) believe in YOLO. Belief we live on not to heaven or god, but through peoples memories, work we have done, in our children and the ground
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The Parable Of The Sheep and the Goat ?
This parable tells us how people will be divided into good and bad. Those who were kind and helpful go to heaven. Those who were selfish and unhelpful are sent to hell.
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What are Christian attitudes to abortion (2)
Some think it's wrong as god started life and should end it. Bible states "do not murder". Some others think it should be alowwed as it's the womans body
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Pro Life is?
Disagreeing with abortion
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Pro Choice?
Believe it's the womans choice
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