HUIM130Appendix CVocabularyQuiz

HUIM130Appendix CVocabularyQuiz - The doctrine that mind...

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Appendix C Axia College Material Appendix C HUM 130 Week 1 Vocabulary Quiz Define these terms in your own words. 1. Immanent of a mental act performed entirely within the mind; "a cognition is an immanent act of mind" of qualities that are spread throughout something; "ambition is imminent in human nature"; "we think of God as immanent in nature" 2. Religion a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny; "he lost his faith but not his morality" an institution to express belief in a divine power; "he was raised in the Baptist religion"; "a member of his own faith contradicted him" 3. Theistic the doctrine or belief in the existence of a God or gods 4. Monotheistic monotheism is the belief that only one god exists 5. Profane the opposite of holy, sometimes in opposition to ritually clean 6. Polytheistic worshipping or believing in more than one god 7. Monistic The view in metaphysics that reality is a unified whole and that all existing things can be ascribed to or described by a single concept or system.
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Unformatted text preview: The doctrine that mind and matter are formed from, or reducible to, the same ultimate substance or principle of being. 8. Dogma Dogmata are found in many religions such as Christianity, Islam, and Judaism, where they are considered core principles that must be upheld by all followers of that religion. 9. Nontheistic Not believing in a God or gods 10. Transcendent being beyond comprehension 11. Incarnations embodiment: a new personification of a familiar idea; "the embodiment of hope"; "the incarnation of evil"; "the very avatar of cunning" 12. Kensho is a Japanese term for enlightenment experiences-most commonly used within the confines of Zen Buddhism. 13. Atheism the doctrine or belief that there is no God a lack of belief in the existence of God or gods 14. Agnosticism a religious orientation of doubt; a denial of ultimate knowledge of the existence of God; "agnosticism holds that you can. .....
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