Wealth and Poverty

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GCSE RE (Ethics) Flashcards on Wealth and Poverty, created by libarlow1998 on 05/12/2013.

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Men are killed who are often the main source of income. Governments spend all their money on fighting and not looking after there people.
AIDS kills the people who are earning money so cutting of there source of income they get very ill and there family's starve.
In highly populated areas it is harder to find jobs so family's go hungry. With the rise in population the Governments don't have enough money to cope with the huge amount of people.
Courses drout and floods so crops, food and land is more expensive. People lose there lively hood and starve.
people with no education can't get jobs so they cant earn. No one wants to employ them.
Relative Poverty Were someone has less than someone else.
Absolute Poverty Were people don't have the basics to survive.
Good Samariton Helped a Jew even though there religions are against each other. Love your neighbor.
Rich man and Lazarus Lazarus begged at the rich mans frontdoor every day. When Lazarus died he went to heaven and the rich man when to hell. It is not having money that is a sin it is not using it to help others.
Materialism Materialism is the desire of wealth and fortune.
The love of money is the root of all evil Materialism created greed, selfishness and and suffering.
It is easier for a camel to fit through the eye of a needle than it is for a rich man to go to heaven It is unlikely that a rich man will go to heaven.
Don't store your treasures up on earth store them in heaven. You can't take your money with you when you die. Earn your place in heaven by loving and obying god.
No one can serve two masters, you can't serve both god and money. If you love money you can't love god.
3 moral occupations Nurse Charity Worker Fair Trade worker
3 Immoral Occupations Weapons manufacturer Casino Worker prostitue
Usary Lending Money
Gambling Risking Money to make money
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