Approaches to Studying Religions Unit 3 Milestone.docx - You passed this Milestone 19 questions were answered correctly 6 questions were answered

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You passed this Milestone 19 questions were answered correctly . 6 questions were answered incorrectly . 1 The theory developed throughout Christian history regarding the justifiable use of military force by Christians is known as what? Authentic Crusade Just War Violation of Pacifism "Divine Wind" CONCEPT War and Peace 2 Which of the following best describes the concept of "sacred object?" An important point of doctrine, or religious belief. An object which may be used by a particular religious tradition to persuade a deity to act in a certain way. The primary object of worship in a particular religious tradition, such as God in Christianity. Any object which has symbolic meaning. CONCEPT Sacred Objects 3
What is the name of one of the Four Noble Truths found in Buddhism that focuses on prescribing duties for adherents to free themselves from suffering? The Bodhi Tree Nirvana The Three Jewels The Eightfold Path CONCEPT Duties and Law 4 What is "social convention?" Any gathering of like-minded people. The ability of a person to "step outside" their own culture and interrogate it. Customs derived from the norms or standard practices of a society. The actions and thoughts of humans prior to socialization, sometimes referred to as "instinct." CONCEPT Social Convention 5 What is a theocracy? A government that represses religion and spirituality in any form. Government by religious authority.
The moral view that merely God's command makes an action ethical. The separation of legal government and God's commands. CONCEPT Religious States 6 According to the lessons in this course, what is meant by the term "ethics?" Any set of actions that is thought to bring about the greatest happiness for the greatest number of people.

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