Terms and Questions:

Ultimate Aims

 

Terms:

1.    Salvation

2.    cure of souls”

3.    Kingdom of God (in Judaism)

4.    Messianic hopes

5.    Moksha

6.    Nirvana


Questions:

1.    Describer the positive and negative meanings of the word “salvation”

2.    To whom/what does “salvation” apply?

3.    What is the distinction between “this-worldly” and other-worldly” salvation?  Illustrate fully with examples

4.    Describe the non-theistic, humanistic aims of psychotherapy and compare these to religious aims

5.    How does the ultimate aim of moksha compare to that of nirvana?