Week 1 Day 7 - 15 Rituals A repeated or repetitious set of...

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Axia College Material Appendix C HUM 130 Week 1 Vocabulary Quiz Define these terms in your own words. 1. Immanent To remain in the same place during the entire process of an act. 2. Religion People’s beliefs in their creation, as well as life after death, and their moral value rules to live by while alive. 3. Theistic Belief that a god, or gods, created the universe. 4. Monotheistic Believing that there can only be one God. 5. Profane Not part of religious purposes or unconsecrated 6. Polytheistic The belief that there is more than one god 7. Monistic Various theories that reality consists of a single element 8. Dogma System of principles set up by a church 9. Nontheistic Religious and nonreligious attitudes characterized by the absence of theism 10. Transcendent Going beyond the norm 11. Incarnations Embodied in flesh 12. Kensho Seeing one’s true self 13. Atheism Rejection of theism 14. Agnosticism The belief that the existence of god is unknowable
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Unformatted text preview: 15. Rituals A repeated or repetitious set of actions 16. Symbols A character or picture that represents something else 17. Myths An ancient story which imparts some idea about life 18. Orthodox Traditional HUM 130 19. Routinization of charisma When charismatic authority is replaced with traditional or bureaucratic authority 20. Absolutists One who believes in absolute rights and wrongs 21. Charisma Magnetic charm 22. Fundamentalism Reducing a religion to its most fundamental tenets 23. Phenomenology Philosophy based on the intuitive experience phenomena 24. Liberal Favoring social freedom 25. Mysticism Belief of spiritual intuition 26. Heretic Someone who does not believe in the religion they claim to believe in 27. Sacred Holy consecrated 28. Soul The life spirit of energy of a living thing HUM 130...
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