• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Ten Commandments

Extracts from this document...


Parables of the kingdom: Parable of the weeds - Describes judgement day when good and bad are separated. Parable of the mustard seed - smallest of all seeds, represents K.O.G; may begin small but will become large and powerful. Parable of the yeast - whatever contribuation we make to the world around us, no matter how small, it is important. Commandments: - something which must be done or obeyed. - A set of rules to be used as a guide for living. 1. You shall have no other Gods but me. 2. You shall not make for yourself any idol, nor bow down to it or worship it. ...read more.


- Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied. - Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy. - Blessed are the pure of heart, for they shall see God. - Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called children of God. - Blessed are they who are persecuted for the sake of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven." Sacraments: - Outward sign of an inward action, a ceremony where Christians become closer to God. Baptism - Symbol of washing away sin and rising to new life, done by immersion or sprinkling of water. Confirmation - The completion of baptism, the person confirms their beliefs. ...read more.


Eucharist: Effects on daily lives: Given strength to contribute too: - fellowship of God's people. - Prayer of the church. - Action for the poor. - The community life of the church. Vocation: Layity: Someone who is baptized and is a full member of the R.C.C. Role - To support priest by prayer, offerskills, share problems, and cooperate in presenting the word of God. Duties of a priest: - to offer the holy sacrifice of the mass. - Forgive sins. - Annointing of the sick. - Hearing confessions. The RCC teaching on Marriage: - it is for life, is permanent and exclusive. - The couple become one - they grow closer to God. - The couple will not use contraception. Adultery: - I when a married person and another person rather then their lawful spouse have s*x. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Hinduism section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related GCSE Hinduism essays

  1. Hindu Marriage

    The Spatapadi ceremony concludes with a prayer that the union is unbreakable. At the end of this ceremony, the bridegroom and bride become husband and wife. If the wedding is during daylight, the new couple look at the sun (Surya darshan)

  2. Hindus and respect for life.

    He entered an arranged marriage with Kasturbai Makanji when he was 13 years old. His family later sent him to London to study law, and in 1891 he was admitted to the Inner Temple, and called to the bar. In Southern Africa he worked ceaselessly to improve the rights of the immigrant Indians.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work