hum_130_appendix_c - in the creeds of the early church HUM...

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Axia College Material Appendix C HUM 130 Week 1 Vocabulary Quiz Define these terms in your own words. 1. Immanent A mental act performed in the mind 2. Religion Strong belief in supernatural power 3. Theistic Belief in more than one gods existence 4. Monotheistic Belief in only one god 5. Profane unholy 6. Polytheistic Worshiping more than one god 7. Monistic Theory that reality consists of a single element 8. Dogma Established belief of a church 9. Nontheistic The act of believing in one god 10. Transcendent Going beyond ordinary limits 11. Incarnations A living being possessing a spirit 12. Kensho Seeing ones nature or true self 13. Atheism The belief that God doesn’t exist 14. Agnosticism Attitude affirming the doubt of all claims to ultimate knowledge. 15. Rituals Any practice or pattern of behavior regularly performed in a set manner 16. Symbols A letter, figure, or other character used to designate something 17. Myths Any invented story, idea, or concept 18. Orthodox Meeting the requirements of the Christian faith as represented
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Unformatted text preview: in the creeds of the early church. HUM 130 19. Routinization of charisma Resting on devotion to the exceptional sanctity, heroism or exemplary character of an individual person, and of the normative patterns or order revealed or ordained by him. 20. Absolutists The principle or the exercise of complete and unrestricted power in government 21. Charisma Trait found in persons with a simplistic personality 22. Fundamentalism The interpretation of every word in the sacred texts as literal truth 23. Phenomenology A philosophical doctrine proposed by Edmund Husserl based on the study of human experience in which considerations of objective reality are not taken into account 24. Liberal A political ideology of reform 25. Mysticism A religion based on mystical communion with an ultimate reality 26. Heretic A person who holds religious beliefs in conflict with the belief of the Roman Catholic Church 27. Sacred Holiness 28. Soul Immaterial part of a person. HUM 130...
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