Flashcards in Fill In The Blank Deck (35):
the belief that God doesn't exist
A term used in Marxist theory to describe those who own the means of production
The belief that everything is ultimately energy and everyone possesses the potential to achieve divine unity with the cosmos
Marxist ideal of a classless and Utopian society in which all property is commonly owned and each person is paid according to his or her abilities and needs
The belief in a divine interconnected essence of reality
a method of literary analysis that questions the ability of language to represent reality adequately and seeks to discern and expose the purported underlying ideologies of a text
the belief that only the material world exists and that class struggles are the mechanism behind social and economic progress
the belief that economics determines the entire course of human history, ultimately and inevitably leading to the nature of knowledge
branch of philosophy that seeks to understand the nature of knowledge
God's universal revelation about himself and morality that can be obtained through nature
a Muslim who embraces the full application of shariah law and who views jihad as a call to conquer nonbelieving nations
an Islamist who embraces the use of terrorism in pursuit of Jihad
a concept found in Eastern religions, karma is the belief that good is returned to those who do good, and evil is returned to those who do evil (either in this life or the next).
the belief that laws are rules created by human authorities and that there is no inherent or necessary connection between law and morality
the belief that reality is composed solely of matter
a single, overarching interpretation, or grand story, of reality
the branch of philosophy that seeks to understand the nature of ultimate reality
the study of the relationship between the mind (e.g., mental events, functions, properties and consciousness) and the physical body.
the belief that all phenomena can be explained in terms of natural causes.
the belief that everything in the universe is ultimately divine.
an intellectual movement that agrees with structuralism- it is more important to study language and relationship because it is impossible to have knowledge of objective reality- but progresses further by contending that human communication is not really about things but about the view and motivation of those involved in the conversation.
a term used in Marxist theory to describe the working-class wage earners who do not own the means of production.
the belief that whatever advances the proletariat and communism is morally good, and whatever hinders them is morally evil.
the stage at which a person purportedly meets his or her full psychological potential.
derived primarily from the Quran and Sunnah, shariah law is the moral and legal code that governs the lives of Muslims. Shariah addresses a wide variety of subjects such as diet, hygiene, prayer, contracts, business, crime, and punishment.
an economic system based upon governmental or communal ownership of the means of production and distribution of goods and services
God's unique revelation about himself through the Scriptures, miraculous events, and Jesus Christ
an idea formulated by Abraham Kuyper, sphere sovereignty is the belief that God ordained certain spheres of society, such as family, church, and state, and that society functions best when each sphere is properly managing its own area of responsibility.
the belief that humanity is continually progressing toward higher consciousness.
from the Arabic word for "nation", ummah is the collective community of Muslims around the world.
Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”
They show that the requirements of the law are written on their hearts, their consciences also bearing witness, and their thoughts sometimes accusing them and at other times even defending them.
You see, at just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly. Very rarely will anyone die for a righteous person, though for a good person someone might possibly dare to die. But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Since we have now been justified by his blood, how much more shall we be saved from God’s wrath through him! For if, while we were God’s enemies, we were reconciled to him through the death of his Son, how much more, having been reconciled, shall we be saved through his life!
For the creation was subjected to frustration, not by its own choice, but by the will of the one who subjected it, in hope that the creation itself will be liberated from its bondage to decay and brought into the freedom and glory of the children of God. We know that the whole creation has been groaning as in the pains of childbirth right up to the present time