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Tuesday, 19 May 2015
End of Year Exam topics for revision
The first of your exam is going to be multiple choice covering subjects from this year. Then a series of short answer questions covering the following: Things Science can't explain : Immortality and miracles covering the following aspects:
Considerations the meaning of death, and the
Reasonableness of such
belief, as well as the problems created by it.
Ideas of what would count as immortality –
reincarnation, resurrection, rebirth, a legacy, as a
memory of others;
The problems associated with any of these options
Evidence of immortality, such as scriptural
accounts, ghost experience, channeling, Near
Death Experience and revelation;
Evidence against immortality, such as lack of
proof, science, atheism;
The concept (idea) of dualism, and the mind/body/soul.
The understanding of what do we mean by miracles.
If God work in the world through miracles and ideas about God;
One example of miracles from holy scripture;
The power of miracles in revealing God, and
the qualities of God, such as benevolence,
omnipotence, immanence (God intervening in this world)
You will be marked on your ability to: use good English, organise information clearly and use specialist vocabulary where appropriate. In some questions you have to demonstrate you have considered more than one point of view.