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I. Mentioned by Prussian philosopher, Immanuel Kent in Critique of Judgment (1970) it was translated as “worldview” in the 19th century, as Weltanschauung described as “our intuition of the world.” (pg. 50) as stated in Consider by Dr. Weider& Gutierrez. Like a telescope; a representation of our perspective on life.


1. The Question of Origin – For any Theists, those who believe God was the actual creator and shares intimate relationship with those created in his image, Genesis 1:1 defines of how the world originated in the Christian worldview in Consider by Weider & Guttierrez (pg.56). In that first chapter of Genesis it explains in detail of those six days of all that God created. Like (Dr.) Weider& Gutierrez take from scripture in Pslams 139:13 David himself declares the existence of God as the One true Creator of this universe because of all that God had revealed to David; his faith in God was strong.

2. The Question of Identity – As Christians Theists view God as the Eternal One that created mankind other than Gods angels. Pslam 8:5 explains this as Gods children being so special they were created in Gods image and just beneath His angels. Genesis 2:5 explains the responsibility God gave over His children for all of His Creation. It even explains the animals and the earth were not to be worshipped but taken care of whilst being thankful for what God provided for His children.

3. The Question of Meaning/Purpose – For Naturalists and Panthesists, notice there is not an exact explanation as to why humans were created, why they exist and the real purpose of having a relationship with God. Christianity isn’t just a set of rules you simply follow, it’s about creating a deep and intimate relationship with the Lord himself because He created you for a purpose which Judaism and Islam fail in their attempts to interpret…...

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