Flashcards in R.E Vocabulary Deck (31):
What is an atheist?
A person that does not believe that God created the universe
What is an agnostic?
A person who is unsure on whether God exists
What is a theist?
A person who believes that God does exist
What is monotheism?
To have only one God
What is polytheism?
To have more than one God
What is natural evil?
Natural evil is evil that is caused by nature for example: earthquakes
What is moral evil?
Moral evil is evil in the world that is caused by human beings for example: terrorism
What does omniscient mean?
What does omnipresent mean?
What does omnipotent mean?
What does immanent mean?
What is an LEDC?
Less economically developed country
What is an MEDC?
More economically developed country
What is 3rd world?
An old phrase used for LEDC's
What is relative poverty?
The lack of wealth in comparison to somebody else
What is the sheep and goats?
Parable in which Jesus gave the 6 righteous acts
What is CAFOD?
Catholic agency for overseas development
What is short-term aid?
Relief needed to prevent death for example: water, food, shelter
What is long-term aid?
Helping people to sustain themselves that is spread out over many years with the goal of self-reliance to those receiving it
What are the 5 basic needs of a human being?
Food, water, health, education and work
What are G8 countries?
A group of countries pursuing economic co-operation comprising of the USA, Canada, Japan, France, the UK, Germany, Italy and Russia
What does messiah mean?
The "anointed one" - Christ
What does annunciation mean?
The announcement - by the angel Gabriel to Mary that she was to conceive Jesus
What is swaddling?
Bandages and/or rags
What does saviour mean?
Jesus who "saves" us from sin
What is a sacrament?
Means "sacred" or "holy"; there are 7 sacraments in the Catholic Church
What does reconciliation mean?
To be at peace again
What does rejection mean?
To refuse to recognise a person
What are the Gentiles?
Non-Jewish people at the time of Jesus
What are the shepards?
The 1st to see Jesus symbolising Jesus was for all peoples both rich and poor