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Flashcards in Looking For Meaning Definitions Deck (10):
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Agnosticism

The Borg that it is not possible to know whether or not God exists

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Theism

The belief that there is a God who can enter into a personal relationship with a person

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Faith

A (religious) belief in which a person fully trusts and which is put into practice. It is more than believing that God exists but is believing in God in the sense of putting one's trust in him.

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Awe

A feeling of being humble and insignificant in the presence of someone more powerful and much greater.

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Deity
Divine
Supreme

Deity -another word for God
Divine - godlike
Supreme -highest rank

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Omniscient
Omnipotent

Omniscient- knows everything
Omnipotent- having unlimited power

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A miracle

Something that wouldn't happen in the normal ordinary course of events

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How do Christians respond to God

Prayer
Preaching and teaching
Worship
Vocation
Changing lifestyle
Service and commitment
Retreat or study
Acts of kindness

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Atheism

The belief that there's no god

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Revelation

Something shown or explained that has previously been hidden