GCSE Religious Studies' Topic Checklist

Religion & Life

Section 1 - Believing in God



  • Life and the World - how the following lead to belief in God

    • Design in the world

    • Search for causes and explanations

    • Quest for meaning and purpose

    • Existence of religion


  • Problems which lead to Atheism & Agnosticism

    • Uprbringing

    • Experience

    • Life and the world

    • Evil and suffering


  • Evil & Suffering

    • Problem of evil & suffering with an omnipotent & benevolent God

    • Religious responses to the problem