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Religion Study Guide 17/01/2010 21:58:00 1. Sacramental awareness- a special appreciation of the sacred in the world 2. Symbols help us see beyond the surface of things, to search for the deeper  Cultural symbol- tied to the situation the symbol is used in. Outside of that  situation, it loses or changes its meaning. Universal symbol- understood by people of many different cultures. 3. Symbols- observable, physical realities that represent invisible qualities or  elements. Greek root symballein, which means “to throw together”.  4. Rituals- symbolic actions that help us concretely, or physically, express our  beliefs, values, and deepest concerns. Consist of movements and gestures that convey meaning, often repeated, 
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This note was uploaded on 11/20/2011 for the course RANDOM 1234 taught by Professor Notsure during the Spring '11 term at Cerritos College.

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