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1) a multidialogical intent 2) liturgical intent 3) didactic intent 4) commitment to both reason and validity of female imagery • What are some stories from the Old Testament and New Testament that support womanisttheology? (145)Hagar’s story and the spirit mounting Mary. Short essay questions: I will select 3 from among the following essays. Essays should be twoparagraphs
of approximately 5-7 sentences each:•Compare and contrast Plato’s and Aristotle’s understanding of metaphysics and howthose respective understandings inform their ethics.oPlato and Aristotle have different approaches to metaphysics. Plato is of themind that things exist in one of two forms, a perfect universal form, or imperfectparticular form. The perfect universal form exists in a world that transcends whatwe think to be our reality. Our reality is filled with things that are just shadows oftheir true form. Aristotle also believes that things exist in two forms; matter ispotentiality, and form is actuality. All universal forms exist within particularforms.oPlato argues that the soul is composed of three parts: wisdom, passion, andsensuous. These parts translate in to people who are either guided by theirknowledge, their courage, or their greed. Plato discusses that those who areguided by wisdom will be fulfilled in life, because they will transcend and see thetruth, and those who are guided by greed and gluttony will move at randomthrough life. Aristotle believes that virtues are states created by habituation.They are a mean; doing the right things, at the right time, to the right people.•Compare and contrast the different understandings of what role and significance Jesusand the kingdom of God have for Christian Ethics. Be sure to explain the maindifferences between a normative and illustrative interpretation of each.oJesus exemplified values in his life and teachings, and that is agreed upon inChristian theology. However, to what extent we should follow Jesus, and how toget in to the kingdom, has two different approaches. One such approach is thenormative interpretation. This upholds that Jesus was the single person whodefined what values were in his life. They did not exist before Jesus carried themout. As such, in order to enter the kingdom of God, we must follow Jesus’teachings exactly.