Religion, Crime and Punishment – CONTENTS

Click on the links below to go to each section: key ideas types of crime causes of crime murder, theft and hate crime aims of punishment victims of crime forgiveness punishments (prison, community service, corporal punishment, capital punishment) key quotes revision questions practice exam questions additional exam questions For Quizlet revision resources click here

Religion and Life – CONTENTS

Click on the links below go to the section you want to revise: Key terms Origins of the universe and life The relationship between science and religion The value of the world The value of life Death and afterlife Revision questions Practice Exam Questions additional exam questions For Quizlet revision resources click here

Islam: practices – CONTENTS

Click on the links below to go to each section. Five Pillars – SHAHADAH Five Pillars – SALAH Five Pillars – SAWM Five Pillars – ZAKAH Five Pillars – HAJJ 10 Obligatory Acts Festivals Revision questions Practice Exam Questions additional exam questions For Quizlet revision resources click here

Christianity: beliefs and teachings 5 – SALVATION AND AFTERLIFE

Salvation through law, grace and the spirit                                  Following Jesus’ death the way was now open for mankind to rebuild their relationship with God. The ultimate aim is to be ‘at one’ with God and secure a place in heaven. Christians vary on how this can be achieved. Salvation through law This approach is also known… Read More Christianity: beliefs and teachings 5 – SALVATION AND AFTERLIFE

The Imamate

By his death in AD632 Muhammad had started a religion which had grown rapidly and spread over a large area. Whilst Muhammad was alive, his followers could look to him for leadership and guidance. Once he died however, the situation was not so certain. It is to this point that the split between Sunni and… Read More The Imamate

Holy books

We have already seen how important the Qur’an is for Muslims. It is seen as the final and correct revelation from Allah which corrects misunderstandings from previous revelations. As such, it is treated with great respect. Aside from the Qur’an, Muslims also consider four other texts as holy. These texts are the: Torah (Tawrat) Psalms… Read More Holy books

Prophethood

Prophethood (Risalah)  is when God calls an individual to deliver a special message to the people.  This individual is called a prophet (Rasul). Belief in the prophets is one of the Six Articles of Faith in Sunni Islam. These are core beliefs shared by Sunni Muslims. Judaism, Christianity and Islam believe that many of the… Read More Prophethood