The topic of creation looks at the Genesis story of the creation of the world and humanity, focusing on how it is to be understood, the nature of humanity and the teachings of Thomas Aquinas.
What did God create on the fourth day of creation?
Stars, moon and sun
Sea and sky
Animals and humans
What is a literalist view of the Bible?
It is to be interpreted
It is the Word of God so should be taken word for word
It should be disregarded and only science should be used
What does the term imago dei mean?
Image of God
Son of God
Define the body and soul.
Both the body and soul are mortal
Both the body and soul are immortal
The body is mortal and the soul is immortal
What four terms are used to define the nature of humanity?
Moral, creative, rational and have free will
Ethical, informed, predetermined and creative
Moral, creative, irrational and have free will
What did Adam and Eve do to bring sin into the world?
They killed another human
They spoke out against God
They ate fruit from the forbidden tree
What is original sin?
The tendency shared by all humans to do wrong
Living in a perfect place
Being obedient to God in all things
What is the Immaculate Conception?
The virgin birth
When Mary was told she was to become pregnant with the Son of God
Mary was born free from original sin
Who is Thomas Aquinas?
A modern day ethicist
A Catholic priest, theologian and philosopher
An atheist who disagrees with the Catholic Church
According to Aquinas, what are humans naturally inclined to be?
All humans are different