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The Islamic Principle Teaching Of Submission

- The Islamic principle teaching of submission in regards to the Hajj, involves adherents to address the challenge of maintaining unity within a diverse body. For the pilgrim undertaking the Hajj, there is a profound and overwhelming sense of the diversity of Islam, yet at the same time, an experience of the unity of the Islamic community converging on the holy city of Mecca. Hajj is one of the five pillars of Islam wherein which a devout Muslim will undertake a pilgrimage to the Kaaba in obedience to the Qur 'an and in order to more perfectly submit themselves to the will of the one God (Al-Qadr) whom adherents declare to have no partner (Surah 36:51)....   [tags: Islam, Sharia, Fiqh, Muhammad]

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Human Worth, Dehumanization, and the Way of Submission

- “We're all human, aren't we. Every human life is worth the same, and worth saving” (Rowling). It's easy to look at the homeless man standing on the side of the road and feel superior over him. It's just as easy to feel inferior when being compared to the flawless celebrities on the covers of magazines. But the truth is, every single human being has been created equal. The famous actress is just as imperfect as the man begging for money on the corner of a busy intersection. No one can be perfect, no matter how hard they try....   [tags: Religious Life]

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Love And Submission By Annette Gordon Reed

- Love or Submission It is known that many important and influential people held slaves during the time in which our country allowed to do so. It’s less known, or strategically forgotten in our history that it was incredibly common for slave owners to have sexual relationships with their slaves, consensual or otherwise. On the website, American Heritage, Annette Gordon-Reed wrote an article in which she makes a good point, “Speaking of love in the context of a master-slave relationship is even more difficult, given the moral and political implications…” Elaborating on her point, how consensual can it be for a person that “owns” someone’s life, to have a sexual relationship with an individual...   [tags: Slavery, Slavery in the United States]

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Islam: Acceptance, Surrender, Submission, and Commitment

- Islam is a monotheistic religion that originated in 622 CE, in the Arabian peninsula. This religion puts a lot of emphasis on submission and full commitment to God, who they have named Allah. They express this commitment through their frequent rituals. Muslims have five pillars of practice and must apply their best effort towards these in order to be considered a true Muslim. First, is Shahadah, the declaration that they believe God is one and that Muhammad is the last prophet of God. Secondly, they have their formal prayer five times a day....   [tags: muhammad, the quran, muslims, allah]

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Technical Project : Information Systems Submission

- Technical Project Paper: Information Systems Submission I’ve recently been assigned as the IT professional in charge of security for a small pharmacy that has recently opened within a shopping mall. The daily operation of a pharmacy is a unique business that requires a combination of both physical and logical access controls geared towards protecting medication and funds located on the premises, as well as the personally identifiable information and protected health information of your customers that resides on your system....   [tags: Computer security, Access control, Computer]

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Female Submission in Time of the Temptress

- Female Submission in Time of the Temptress       From the onset, the underlying theme in Violet Winspear's romance novel, Time of the Temptress, is female submission and powerlessness, especially in the sexual tension between Eve Tarrant and Wade O'Mara. Although no explicit sexual relations are allowed in the line of "Harlequin Presents..." romances, the overall tone and interpersonal dynamics of the novel infer a rape motif. Eve is completely at the mercy of Wade to save her from the jungle and she yearns to express her gratitude in a sexual manner, but contrary to the original biblical outcome, this Eve has no power over her Adam....   [tags: Temptress Essays]

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Slavery Is An Old Institution Based On The Principle Of Dominance And Submission

- Slavery is an old institution based on the principle of dominance and submission. Yet, whenever we hear the word “slavery”, our minds wander back to “Black Slavery”, which happened from the 16th to the 19th century. Although this period has significant importance when it comes to the history slavery, what about what happened before. This paper will survey the history of slavery in Western civilizations starting from the Greeks and going all the way to its abolition in the 19th century. Athenians were said to be the ones who best treated their slaves....   [tags: Slavery, Atlantic slave trade]

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Lynching : An Effective Method Of Terrorizing Black Folk Into Submission

- After hearing of the gruesome death of two of her close friends, infamous activist, and writer, Ida. B. Wells, said, “This opened my eyes to what lynching really was: an excuse to get rid of Negros who were acquiring wealth and property, and thus keep the race sterilized and keep the niggers down (The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow, 37:25)”. Wells is commenting on the way her friends were murder, which is known as lynching. Lynching is, “a form of execution by mobs who operated outside the rule of law (Lecture 4B, 1:01)….an effective method of terrorizing black folk into submission (Lecture 4B, 4:46) As you are well aware, lynching has become a very popular means of execution throughout this na...   [tags: White people, Black people, Race, South Africa]

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The Beatitudes Requires A Spirit Of Submission Unto God

- The kingdom lifestyle described in the Beatitudes requires a spirit of submission unto God. Jesus is teaching this understanding to identify the emptiness a person must have to be filled and made whole. Afterward, a person can begin to be a witness of the salt and light, which is Jesus Christ. The Gospel of John records Jesus Christ saying “I am the Light of the world; he who follows Me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the Light of life (Jn. 8:32, NASB). Light is a sign of righteousness and truth and knowledge....   [tags: New Testament, Christianity, Jesus, Ethics]

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Oedipus the King: Oedipus's Submission to the Gods

- Oedipus's Submission to the Gods In ancient Greece, plays were more then simply a form of entertainment. "Athenian drama was supported and financed by the state. (...)Greek theater was directed at the moral and political education of the community." (Kennedy and Gioia, pgs 1357-1363) Sophocles understood this, and dissipated any pollyanic view of society by presenting us with plays that were intended to teach. Sophocles's Oedipus the King issued a warning for those who foolishly believed that they could challenge the forces of nature....   [tags: Oedipus Rex, Sophocles]

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