Test #2- Third Quarter (13)

Test #2- Third Quarter (13) - his protection until his...

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"Of God's and Men" 1. Trappist monastery in Algeria A. Everyone dies except for 2 of the months B. Based off of Brother Christian's diary C. The Flm opens with a quotation from the Book of Psalms, Psalm 82:6-7: "I D. have said, Ye are gods; and all of you are children of the most High. But ye shall die like men, and fall like one of the princes." The monks' peaceful routine of the prayer, medical assistance, and community interaction is soon interrupted by the threat of Islamic fundamentalists. When Christian, their elected leader, declines the protection of the corrupt civil authority, the monks divide amongst themselves on the question of whether to stay or ±ee Algeria. Before a decision is reached, a group of fundamentalists, led by Ali ²ayattia, enters the monks' compound in force on Christmas Eve and demands their doctor and his medical supplies. Christian refuses their requests and cites the Quran as proof of the monks' goodwill. With a mixture of surprise and respect, ²ayattia leaves the compound and grants it
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Unformatted text preview: his protection until his capture, torture and death at the hands of government forces. Despite the growing danger, the monks come to consensus on the moral importance of holding their ground and refusing to bow to the threat of arms. Ultimately, the terrorists seize most of the monks during a nighttime raid and hold them hostage. As the captive monks trudge a snowy path towards a grim fate, the Flm concludes with the spiritual testament of prior Christian de Chergé, bravely written in the face of death. Sexual fantasies and thoughts are immoral when they lead to individuals 2. becoming objects of one's pleasure Moral permissiveness 3. In respect to the 9th Commandment, this is referenced in a lack of modesty A. and a lack of a call to chastity Anything goes B. Chastity 4. The proper use of God's gift of sexuality according to one's call A. Pope Paul VI 5. Wrote Humanae Vitae A. Talked about marriage and dealt with artiFcial contraception a....
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