World Religions

By: Abraham Correa

Everything You Have To Know

Christianity

Christians believe that there is only one God, whom they call Father as Jesus Christ taught them. They recognize Jesus as the Son of God who was sent to save mankind from death and sin. Jesus Christ taught that he was Son of God. His teachings can be summarized as love god because he will always love you. Jesus said that he had come to fulfill God's law rather than teach it. Christians also believe in the Trinity that is, in God as Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Prayer is the means by which Christians communicate with God. The Christian church is fundamental to believers. It can recognized be recognized as God's body on earth where one can communicate with him and learn his ways. Their biggest ritual is baptism, whether this be as an infant or as an adult, as an outward sign of an inward commitment to the teachings of Jesus. There most sacred book is the bible.




What is Christianity?

Judaism

Jews believe god exists, he is one and only, and eternal. They also believe the only way to communicate with him is through prayer. The words of the prophets are 100% true and prophecies are true. Moses was also the greatest of all the prophet. There main book is the Writen Torah, (first 5 books of the Bible) and Oral Torah was given to Moses to bring to the people. and those will be the only Torahs.In these Torahs it is stated that good knows all the deeds of all men and will punish the bad and reward the good.
It is also stated that the dead will be resurrected.


What Is Judaism?

Hinduism

The authority of the scriptures known as the Vedas as well as those of the priests are known as the Brahmans are two concepts that are basic to Hinduism. They believe in the one, all-pervasive Supreme Being who is both immanent and transcendent, both Creator and Unmanifest Reality. Hindus also believe in karma, the law and effect by which each individual creates his own destiny by his thoughts, words and deeds. And that will effect him in his next life. Hinduism is a theistic religion, but it can be difficult to determine whether it is a polytheistic, pantheistic, or even monotheistic religion. But above all there four main purposes in life is to Dharma (fulfilling one's purpose), Artha (prosperity), Kama (desire, sexuality, enjoyment) and Moksha (enlightenment).


What is Hinduism?

Buddhism

Many people confuse Buddha as a god. Buddha was not a God, he was a ordinary man. This is because many Buddhist have gods but many don't. They believe in thinking and meditation. The Buddhism religion believes that the purpose in life is to stop the suffering of other humans and animals and love. They also believe how much you help in this life will determine how you live your afterlife. The Buddha himself learned that it is important not to be too strict on oneself or on others. Moderation is the key to success in many things.


What is Buddhism?

Islam

Islam means to submit freely to The Commandments and Will of The One and Only God Allah. One must give him self to Allah fully as a follower. It should also come from love, trust, and affection.Allah is not a special god for Muslims, but Allah is The Creator of all creatures, including mankind. The Prophet Muhammad is the Messenger of Allah. Muhammad received The Word of Allah through the archangel Gabriel the Holy Spirit. This revelation comprises the Religion of Islam. The Qur'an is the authentic collection of this revelation recorded in book form. It is the exact, unchanged Word of Allah to all mankind.


What is Islam?