The faith of many religions is centred on a god or gods. Jews believe that all existence in heaven and on Earth comes from God, and that God alone should be worshipped.
What is an atheist?
Someone who believes there is a God
Someone who believes there is not a God
Some one who holds that the existence of God can never be proved either way
What event showed the Jews that God is a law-giver?
The giving of the law to Moses on Mount Sinai
The vision of Isaiah in the Temple
The saving of Daniel from the lions
What does omnipotent mean when referring to God?
God is all good
God is all-knowing
God is all-powerful
What action reminds Jews of the presence of God?
The touching of a mezuzah
The searching for leavened bread before the Passover
The making of the Shabbat loaves
What is the First Cause argument for the existence of God?
Nothing needs explaining
The fact that people have religious experiences proves that there is a God
There has to be a first uncaused cause for everything and this is God
Which of these statements supports the Design argument for the existence of God?
Everything has evolved naturally by chance
Everything is so complex that there has to be a great designer
Complexity does not necessarily mean there is design
What is the argument for the existence of God from religious experience?
Everyone has religious experiences so they are nothing special
Anyone can have a religious experience using alcohol
Religious experiences often come unexpectedly to many different people so there must be a God to give these experiences
What is the moral argument for the existence of God?
It argues from the existence of morality to the God who gives morality
God gave the Ten Commandments so these are morals
There is no such thing as morality so there must be a God
Which of these statements supports the moral argument for the existence of God?
Morals are absolutes so there must be an absolute God to give them
People thoughout the world have different sets of right and wrong actions
Morality is just what society tells us to do
What is absolute truth?
Truth that depends on what people are willing to accept
Truth that changes depending on the situation
Truth that cannot change regardless of the situation