The principles of the Christian religion compared with those of all the other religions
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The principles of the Christian religion compared with those of all the other religions and systems of philosophy, ... By J. Stephens, Esq. by Stephens, J. Esq.

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Published by printed for J. Dodsley in London .
Written in English

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The principles of the Christian religion compared with those of all the other religions: and systems of philosophy, Which Have Hitherto Appeared In The World: Wherein The Excellency, And Superiority, Of The Former Are clearly proved ; Not Only For conducting Mankind, as rational Creatures, through this transitory Life ; But For preparing them to enter into a Place of Happiness and Bliss, in.   Christian religion - Jesus Christ is the Way to God. The Christian religion is better than other religions because that which leads to God is better than that which leads away from God. We have sinfully wandered away from God (Isaiah ), and we need a Guide to lead us back. Jesus is that Way (John ), the One to seek the lost (Luke ). Compare Christianity, Islam and Judaism. Christianity, Islam, and Judaism are three of the most influential world religions in history. While Judaism isn't as large as Christianity and Islam, its impact on the world has still been as profound. Christianity and Islam have more in common than most people know — they are both monotheistic Abrahamic religions, and Jesus Christ is an important, revered figure in both religions.. Followers of Christianity — called Christians — believe in the Holy Trinity, and that Christ, the son of God, walked the earth as the incarnate form of God ("the Father").

  When people of other faiths rival Christian character, we face a tendency to affirm all religions as valid ways to God. We make a theological decision based on social experience. Rather than investigate the answer to one of the most important questions, we prefer to glaze the question with inch-deep reflections upon the character of people we meet. Other small minorities exist in other countries. As the largest religion in the world, Christianity has adherents are all over the world. As a % of local population, Christians are in a majority in Europe, North and South America, and Australia and New Zealand. Goal of Philosophy: To eliminate mental suffering. Objective reality. From a Christian perspective, Jesus lived a sinless and moral life. Christians believe that they should adhere to the model of Jesus' actions towards the poor, treatment of outcasts, resistance of temptation, and other actions as the standard for Christians morality. Some verses dealing with Christian morality include Romans , and Mark Several other surveys have shown that the highest rates of “volunteerism” are by the religious, as compared to those in whose lives religion was deemed “not very important.” A poll of teens by the Christian News Service () determined that more than 80% of those surveyed disciplined their sexual activity on the basis of their.

  "The Holy Scripture contains all things necessary to salvation. " (UMC) Nicene and Apostles' Creeds (UMC) "With Christians of other communions we confess belief in the triune God—Father, Son, and Holy Spirit." (UMC) "We believe in the one living and true God. What sets Christianity apart from other religions? What are some of the unique aspects of Christianity that differ from all, or some, of the other major religions? Works cannot make us right with God. Many religions, even some sectors of so-called Christianity, believe that, if a person can do enough good, they will be approved by God. Dr. Islam succeeded in a field where all other religions failed because of its unique theology, which recognized the true, one, and only religion of God to be innate in every person, the primordial base of all religions, identical with Sabianism, Judaism, and Christianity.   It also includes The Book of Mormon (BOM) which Joseph Smith declared is “the most correct of any book on earth, and the keystone of our religion, and a man would get nearer to God by abiding by its precepts, than by any other book” (Teachings of the Prophet Joseph Smith, p. ).