CHRISTIANITY

EXPLANITION

How Christianity began

Founded by Jesus Christ approximately 2,000 years ago, Christianity is one of the most influential religions in world history. Although this faith began as a small sect of Judaism during the first century in ancient Israel, Christians number almost 2 billion at the beginning of the 21st century and can be found in every corner of the globe. Christianity has also produced the oldest and largest instiution ever known to humanity - the Church. And while Christianity initially experienced growth in the Western world, today its numeric center is rapidly moving East.

Definitions

Followers- Christians

Beliefs- God the Father, Jesus Christ as the Son of God and the Holy Spirit. Day of Judgement and salvation of the faithful

Traditions- Baptism : introduction into Christianity, Communion: Sharing of bread and wine to remember the Last Supper.

Worship Leaders- Priest

Holy Book- Holy Bible

Holy Days- Sunday the Sabbath, Easter ( Jesus died), Christmas ( Jesus was Born)

Place of Worship- Church

Holy City- Jerusalem

Common Figure- Abraham

View of God- monotheism, Trinity- God, Son of God ( Jesus), Holy Spirit

Pictures

"Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in me." - Jesus Christ

Church

A building that is used for Christian religious services

Quotes

"For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and everyone who humbles himself will be exalted." - Jesus Christ


"Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God." - Jesus Christ

Relaxing Hymns On Piano - A Whole Hour of Spiritual Music