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Contemporary Struggles Within Christianity

  • October 3, 2011
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Contemporary Struggles within Christianity

All three of the western religions mentioned have unique struggles that divide the religions and cause some level of conflict. The inward problem within Christianity can be split between two major concerns. The lack of biblical knowledge and the lack of fellowship fellowship are the concern. Aside from culturally based divisions, Judaism’s conflicts seem to stem from the pressures of modern society. Some Christians do not have the knowledge of the Bible and its use. Not everyone that says they are Christians read the Bible during the week. The Bible is God’s word and the foundation of Christian belief. So many fundamental beliefs are lacking from many Christians. How can those that call themselves Christians do not even read it then how can they distinguish the biblical truth. In second Timothy 3:18, it is stated that ‘All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness. As Christians people always have to strengthen the fellowship with God and among believers. In today lifestyle attendance at church is low compared to the beginning of the religions. The church is where Christians can gather and build fellowship with God and within Christian communities. If we say that we have fellowship with him and walk in darkness, we lie, and do not the truth. But if we walk in the light as he is in the light we have fellowship one with another and the blood of Jesus Christ his son cleanse us from all sins (Current Issues 2011). If we have a low percentage of church clearly that Christians are in fact walks in the darkness. Also in Ecclesiastes 4:9-12, it is states the importance of the fellowship with believers. By the fellowship with believers, they can support each other up this way they would not be vulnerable against the wrong teachings. The next issue there is not as many Christians interested in being a witness to others about the truth...