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Name 4 ways people DON'T receive happiness

wealth, fame, power and approval of peers.

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Name 4 ways people can ESCAPE happiness

taking drugs, bullying others, getting drunk and isolating themselves

3

Who is the complete search for happiness satisfied by?

God

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Define: Materialistic happiness

when people believe that buying things will make them happy. E.G buying lots of clothes.

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Define: True happiness

When happiness comes from within a person. E.G being loved by your family.

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Explain 4 way why wealth, fame, power and approval of peers DO NOT bring everlasting happiness

- Some people try and make lots of money/material possessions.

- Some people try to become famous or gain power.

-People who look for happiness in these ways are never fully satisfied.

-The desire for true and lasting happiness is very deep.

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Causes of creation can force people to..

stop and wonder

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People have TWO gifts to discover their creation...

intuition (sensing) and reason (thinking)

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How do people experience God?

Through dance, art, poetry, prayer singing

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Name 5 reasons why people fail to recognise God's presence

- Failure to think about Creation
- Ignoring dependence on God
- Living as though there is NO God
- Feelings of unhealed guilt
- Anger against God

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Religions all have:

sacred places, sacred signs/symbols, rituals, sacred objects, religious writings, religious laws and religious leaders.

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Define: Sacred

holy or dedicated for religious purposes.

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How did God establish the people of Israel?

Through Abraham

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Abram and Sarai, became Abraham and Sarah meaning..

they had a change of destiny.

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Define: Covenant

binding agreement between two people or two groups. A Sacred verbal agreement

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Name the 12 Partriarchs of Israel

Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Dan, Napthtali, Gad, Asher, Issachar, Zebulun, Joseph and Benjamin.

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What does Yahweh mean?

‘I am who I am’.

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What did God reveal to Moses?

- God has always existed
- He will always exist
- and will be present to those that seek him.

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The passover celebration.

10 plagues and God's action of saving his people

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What did Moses recieve on Mount Sinai?

The Ten Commandments

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through the prophet what did God promise?

new covenant and messiah

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Define: Prophet

one who speaks before and on behalf of others

23

Why is the Eucharist important?

Spiritual nourishment from Jesus
Grow in LOVE & GOODNESS
Draw closer to God
Recognise Jesus’ sacrifice

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what do Jews and Christains share?

the belief that God is One and Creator of ALL.

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What do Jews and Christains not have in common?

“ONE God in three persons”. ( trinity)

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What are Jesus' great 2 commandments

. “Love of God & love of neighbour”.

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what are congretion gathers called?

nave