Learning Objectives . All – List reasons why religion can cause conflict within a family. Most – Explain how religion can cause conflict within families and how religions respond to these conflicts. Some- evaluate how effective religion can be in solving family conflicts. Outcomes…. Grade C
You will be able to summarise government actions to protect human rights in the UK and explain why human rights are important.
You will be able toevaluate whether HR should always be protected.
You will be able to express an opinion on whether the Human Rights Act should be abolished in the UK, as well as understanding why some people may have different opinions.
Your GOALS for
the end of
this lesson are…
Do you think she was being selfish?
Do you think her parents acted in the right way?
Do you think did the right thing?
Conflicts can happen between families. They usually happen because of differing ideas, jealousyor the need to feel respected or feared.
Conflicts can be caused by religion; If family member breaks rules of their religion or wants to convert to another faith.
I’m worried that my children are sinning – because they are going against the Qur’an they might go to hell
I don’t want my children to marry someone who isn’t a Muslim or convert to another religion
I am ashamed of my child because of their choices (e.g. cohabiting, divorce, abortion, drinking, pre-marital sex).
Parents should care for their children – Old Testament
“A rod and a reprimand impart wisdom, but a child left undisciplined disgraces its mother.” Proverbs
Parents should care for their children – Qur’an
No Child should cause harm to their parents – Qur’an
Muslims should obey their parents even in adulthood and respect their wisdom – Qur’an
Explain why religion may be a source of conflict within families? – Confused Muslim teenager
Religion can cause conflict because…
GCSE RE Student
I met Daniel about a year ago but I didn’t tell my parents he is not a Muslim. Last week he asked me to marry him but my parents said it will cause too many problems! I’m so upset what should I do? – Suri
I think you should…
d) “Religious Families should not argue.”
i) Do you agree?
Give reasons for your answer…
ii) Give reasons why some people may disagree with you….
In your answer you should refer to at least one religion