Origins of the universe (Christianity)

Welcome to this lesson from the Matters of Life and Death unit. (This unit fits with many exam boards, including the Religion and Life unit from AQA.) In this lesson we will be exploring Christian interpretations of the creation story, and beliefs about the origins of the universe. It covers topics which for some people this will be sensitive topics. If that applies to you, you may want to do the rest of this lesson with a trusted adult nearby who can support.Please make sure you have a pen and paper ready, and have cleared a quiet space for you to work in. If you have the TV or music on and can turn it off, please do. If you are not using your mobile phone for the lesson, it is best to put it to one side so you are not distracted by it. You will also need two different coloured pens: black or blue and another coloured pen, such as green or red. Click start when you are ready to think hard!

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Origins of the Universe (Christianity)..

Well done for completing this lesson on Christian beliefs about the origins of the universe. To show what you've learnt answer the questions below.

Q1.Which of the options below is NOT an interpretation of the creation story from Christianity?

1/5

Q2.What is the first thing God created in the creation story in Genesis?

2/5

Q3.Select the correct summary of the Big Bang theory

3/5

Q4.Which of the groups below usually interprets the Bible symbolically?

4/5

Q5.Which of the groups below is most likely to use utilitarianism as a guide when making ethical decisions?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Origins of the Universe (Christianity)..

Well done for completing this lesson on Christian beliefs about the origins of the universe. To show what you've learnt answer the questions below.

Q1.Which of the options below is NOT an interpretation of the creation story from Christianity?

1/5

Q2.What is the first thing God created in the creation story in Genesis?

2/5

Q3.Select the correct summary of the Big Bang theory

3/5

Q4.Which of the groups below usually interprets the Bible symbolically?

4/5

Q5.Which of the groups below is most likely to use utilitarianism as a guide when making ethical decisions?

5/5

Lesson summary: Origins of the universe (Christianity)

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