hum_130_appendix_c[1] - religion 17 Myths Stories that are...

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Axia College Material Appendix C HUM 130 Week 1 Vocabulary Quiz Define these terms in your own words. 1. Immanent Destined to happen 2. Religion Organization of people who share a common belief 3. Theistic Belief of a higher power 4. Monotheistic The belief of only one God 5. Profane An irreverence to something sacred 6. Polytheistic Mythological type religions that believed in multiple deities 7. Monistic Theme that we are all one 8. Dogma An agreed upon idea believed by a group ( Also an awesome Movie) 9. Nontheistic Rejection in the belief of a God 10. Transcendent To pass beyond the physical being. 11. Incarnations To take a human form 12. Kensho Study of ones self 13. Atheism Rejection of the belief of any higher power 14. Agnosticism Believing in either the existence or non existence of God as impossible 15. Rituals Acts committed to commemorate a specific happening 16. Symbols Things that are idolized and become the sign of a
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Unformatted text preview: religion 17. Myths Stories that are told as if to be true but are not. 18. Orthodox Following the standards or beliefs of a religious group HUM 130 19. Routinization of charisma When an organization falls apart after the demise or departure of a charismatic leader 20. Absolutists Theory that all power should lie on one absolute ruler 21. Charisma The ability to get people to like and sometimes follow your lead 22. Fundamentalism A firm belief in sticking to the traditions of a group 23. Phenomenology Studies of the structure of consciousness from a first person view 24. Liberal A person who is favorable to progress and reform 25. Mysticism Seeking communication of consciousness 26. Heretic A person who speaks against a known truth 27. Sacred An item of great value usually having some meaning associated 28. Soul The inner being inside me. HUM 130...
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