Religious experience key term

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Experiences of God or the Supernatural which go beyond everyday sense experience
Mystical Experience
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An experience which produces a radical change in someones belief system
Conversion Experience
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Religious experiences which happen to a group of people as a body
Corporate religious experience
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An indescribable experience which evokes feelings of awe, worship and facination
Numinous religious experience
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Swinburne's principle that we should usually believe what our senses are telling us that we are perceiving
Principle of credulity
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Swinburne's principle that we should usually trust that other people are telling us the truth
Principle of Testimony
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An explanation referring to natural rather than supernatural causes
Naturalistic explanation
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An area of science which studies the brain and the nervous system
neuroPhysiology
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An experience which produces a radical change in someones belief system

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Religious experiences which happen to a group of people as a body

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An indescribable experience which evokes feelings of awe, worship and facination

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Swinburne's principle that we should usually believe what our senses are telling us that we are perceiving

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