Religion Wealth and Poverty Revision

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Edexcel GCSE RS wealth and poverty Christian and Muslim perspectives


 
  
Created Nov 8, 2009
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beechy01

 

 
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Christian views on wealth(Pg 142-143)
 
Wealth can be used for good or evil. They should make themselves rich in spiritual thingsChristians...
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Muslim teachings on wealth(Pg 144)
 
Wealth is something to be shared.Muslims will not be involved in the following businesses:-gambling-...
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Christian views on stewardship(Pg 148)
 
Stewardship means sharing out the Earth's resources fairly.Jesus taught to share what you have...
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Causes of World Poverty(Pg 156-158)
 
E.g
 WARS (money spent on weapons and destruction left).
DEBT (money borowed for...
5
The need for world development(Pg 159 - 160)
 
1. Parts of the world are very poor. E,g 1.2 billion live on less than $1 per day.

2....
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Christian Aid - Why it was set up (pg 161)
 
 In 1945 after  WORLD wAR 2 to help refugees.
Works in over 50 countries
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Christian Aid - It's fundraising (pg 161)
 
In May Christian Aid week is held.
Has raised £ 15 million
Receives GOVERNMENT grants
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Christian Aid - An example of emergency aid  (pg 12)
 
E.g


Helping Bangladesh following floods. Sending food and medical equipment.
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Christian Aid - an example of a campaign (Pg 163)
 
Jubilee 2000 was set up to encourage governments to cancel debt for the most poor countries.


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