Theology Vocabulary Definitions (SECTION D)

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Charity
Those who are wealthy giving to the poor
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Compassion
Feeling pity for the suffering of others
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Disability
A physical or mental impairment which has long and short term effects on their daily lives
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Disability bias
Regarding or treating those with a disability less favourably than others
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Discrimination
Treating people less favourably because of their race/gender/colour etc
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Equal rights
All people being entitled to fair and equal treatment (legally)
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Equality before the law
A person's right to fair and equal treatment and protection under the law
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Exclusivism
The belief that only one religion is true and avoiding those who follow other religions
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Freedom of opinion
A person's right to hold any opinion they choose
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Freedom of religion
A person's right to follow or not follow a religion
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Gender bias
Regarding and/or treating either men or women more favourably
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Human Rights
The principle of treating all people fairly
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Inclusivism
The belief that there is truth in all religions and welcoming/working with others, whatever their religion
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Justice
Making sure that people have whhat is theirs by right
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Multi-ethnic society
Many different races and cultures living together in one society
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Multi-faith society
Different religions living together in one society
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Pluralism
The belief that multi-faith and ethnic society is desirable
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Prejudice
Believing some people are inferior or superior without even knowing them
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Proselytisation
Trying to convert people to join a religion
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Racial Harmony
People of different races/colours living together peacefully and happily
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Racism
The belief that some races are superior to others
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Right to liberty
The right to be free, and to be able to go about one's business without interference or restriction
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Feeling pity for the suffering of others

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Compassion

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A physical or mental impairment which has long and short term effects on their daily lives

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Regarding or treating those with a disability less favourably than others

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Treating people less favourably because of their race/gender/colour etc

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