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Flashcards in Unit 1.1 Key Words Deck (12):
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agnosticism

not being sure whether God exists

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atheism

believing that God does not exist

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conversion

when your life is changed by giving yourself to God

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free will

the idea that human beings are free to make their own choices

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miracle

something which seems to break a law of science and makes you think only God could have done it

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moral evil

actions done by humans which cause suffering

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natural evil

things which cause suffering but have nothing to do with humans

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numinous

the feeling of the presence of something greater than you

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omni-benevolent

the belief that God is all-good

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omnipotent

the belief that God is all-powerful

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omniscient

the belief that God knows everything that has happened and everything that is going to happen

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prayer

an attempt to contact God, usually through words