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Theology 11 Midterm

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Free union
people living as husband and wife without the sanction of the law
Purity
living chastely by seeking God's will in areas of sexuality
Masturbation
self-induced sexual pleasure
Infertility
inability to conceive a child
Lust
disordered craving for sexual pleasures
Adultery
sexual relations with someone other than one's spouse (or an unmarried person with a married person)
Abstinence
defined as what a person is not doing; positive choice not to engage in sex outside of marriage
Fornication
sex engaged in by unmarried people
Modesty
virtue of temperance that applies to how a person speaks, dresses, or conducts himself or herself; protects the intimate center of a person by refusing to unveil what should remain hidden; being respectful of our own sexuality
Fidelity
martial faithfulness between husbands and wives that requires saving sex for each other and ask couples to be loyal to each other through good times and bad times
Fecundity
ability to produce offspring; a gift proper to marriage, which can allow a husband and wife to participate with God in the creation of new life
Gender
The essence of this task is to find out how we look at others
Behavior
This element is largely of nurture and deals with the free sexual choice one has made including poor choices, regrets, misdeeds, and misjudgments; free self-determination is one of the goals of sexual growth and integration
Magisterium
official teaching office of the church, the pope and the bishops
Charity
love of God and love of neighbor as one loves oneself
Theological Virtues
three important virtues bestowed on us at Baptism that relates us to God (faith hope and love)
Temperance
moderation in controlling our desires for physical pleasure
Original sin
consequence of the sin of our first parents
Cardinal virtues
four hinge virtues that support moral living
Fruits of the Holy Spirit
because of the Holy Spirit, these are evident in a person who is living a Christ-like, moral and upright life
Prudence
"right reason in action" concerning the best way to live morally
Hope
trust in God's salvation and his bestowal of the graces needed to attain it
Faith
belief and personal knowledge of God
Justice
giving God and each person his/her due by right
Free will
the power, rooted in reason and will, to perform deliberate actions to one's own responsibility
Solidarity
Christian virtue of social charity and friendship
Dignity
quality of being worthy of esteem or respect
Morality
is interested in what we ought to do
Character
who I am and who I'm becoming
Virtues
firm attitudes, stable dispositions, and habitual perceptions that help us live morally according to reason and faith
Gifts of the Holy Spirit
wisdom, understanding, council, fortitude, knowledge, piety, fear of the Lord
Dignity
is inherent because it is an essential part of our lives; inviolable because it cannot be violated; inalienable because no one can take it away from us
Principle of subsidarity
larger group in society should not interfere with small group in society
Ectopic pregnancy
the newly developing embryo gets trapped in a scarred tube and begins to grow in that abnormal location; if undetected this embryo will grow and rupture through the fallopian tube; massive internal bleeding can occur
Pap smear
method for early detection of cancer especially of the uterine cervix
Values-neutral
involuntary response that cannot tell right from wrong or beneficial from harmful, it rewards all kinds of behaviors without distinction
Reward Signal
official term for what dopamine does to us
Transformation zone
very sensitive area of cells at the tip of the womb or cervix, vulnerable to STDS
Treatment of Chalmydia
when discovered early can be treated with antibiotics, later complications of tubal scarring is extremely difficult to treat
Actions of Oxytocin
have to do with the reproduction and the nourishment of and provision for a supportive and protective environment of a child
female body uses oxytocin
meaningful or intimate touching with another person (hopefully male), onset of labor in a pregnant woman, breast feeding, NOT EXERCISE
Vasopressin
monogamy molecule; neurochemical that helps men to bond during intimate physical contact
Gonorrhea
bacterial STD; if detected early, can be treated successfully with antibiotics; men experience symptoms more often then women
HIV
spread through exchange of bodily fluids between 1 person and another such as blood, semen, vaginal fluid, and a mother's milk; can be dormant for 10 years; attacks the body's lymphoid or immunity tissues
Syphilis
many symptom is the chancre sore, which is a small, round, painless sore or ulcer; occurs mainly on the genitals, but can also appear on the lips and in the mouth; in advanced stages, disease damages the internal organs, including the brain, nerves, and causes dementia and even death
HSV-1
cold sore virus
HSV-2
genital herpes: presents itself with symptoms of genital sores, ulcers, or blisters; while many people are asymptomatic
long-term connectedness
One of the results of oxytocin bonding that takes place in the normal male-female relationship is
Treatment of HPV
infected areas can be treated by a variety of caustic chemicals, by freezing, by electrically burning, by cutting, or by using a type of laser; follow up treatment is routinely needed because hidden areas are not always detected at first
AIDS
End stage of HIV, 100% fatal (quick dearblankpleaseblank: Dear AIDS, despite your name, you're not really helping out that much. Sincerely, Africa)
Asymptomatic
showing no symptoms
STD
implies a clear medical problem, usually some obvious signs or symptoms
STI
when an STD has no signs or symptoms, or has such mild signs & symptoms they can be overlooked; the sexually transmitted virus or bacteria can create "this" which may or may not result in a disease
Dopamine
neurochemical that makes a person feel good when doing something exciting or rewarding; making the person feel the need or desire to repeat pleasurable, exciting and rewarding acts
Inadvertence
The impediment to freedom that is caused by not paying sufficient attention before we act
Inordinate attachment
the impediment to freedom that involves craving something to the point of it owning us
The Blessed Trinity
the source of moral law
Jesus
fundamental most basic norm of Christian morality on which we should pattern our lives
Civil law
particular application of the natural law for the members of a particular society
Law
ordinance of reason for the common good, made and promulgated by those who are in charge of the community
Natural Law
nothing other than the rational creature's participation in the eternal law;universal and immutable; it applies to all people, in all places, for all time;is implanted in our hearts
Old Law
Law of Moses; Ten Commandments; special function is to reveal what is sinful
Eternal Law
nothing other than the plan of divine wisdom as directing all acts and movements
License
unbridled, excessive, undisciplined freedom that abuses true liberty
Passions
the movements of our senses that predispose us to act/not act relation tto something we feel or imagine to be good or evil.
Determinists
deny that humans have the power to choose
Imputable
accountable
Freedom
rooted in both reason and will