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God In Christianity

earthly world and all of its beings were created by an evil, jealous God who is believed to be the God of the Old Testament. Then there was the good God or what they called the Supreme God of Truth (Religious Tolerance 1A). The Supreme God of Truth was believed to be the father of Jesus. Jesus was looked upon as the person who was sent down to spread the gnosis among the people and to allow them to return home to the Supreme God. They also felt that Jesus resurrection took place before Jesus was...

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Christianity and God

always for all things unto God and the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ; Prop: I propose to you today that Modern Christians have lost their idea of true thankfulness. Too many Christians have slacked concerning returning praise to God. If we do not understand what true Biblical thanksgiving is, we will never give back what God so desires us to have. Intro: Give the context of the Passage. Transitional Phrase: How Should the Christian return thanks to God for what He has Given to them...

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 Christianity REL/134 February 6, 2013 Roy Whitaker Christianity After Jesus’ death, and the destruction of the Temple in 70 C.E., the Jewish-Christian Church weakened to the point that it all but disappeared over the next 100 years. According to the text (Malloy 2010) the non-Jewish, Greek speaking branch of early Christianity, led by Paul and others like him spread the word throughout the Roman Empire. Paul’s efforts to spread his beliefs about Jesus signaled a turning point...

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Christianity Christianity is a religion based on the life, death and teachings of Jesus of Nazareth, also known as Jesus Christ as presented in the canonical gospels and other New Testament writings. Starting in the mid first century, Christianity is the most popular religion in the world accounting for a third of the world’s population with over two billion followers; the majority of which are living in America and Europe. The main contributing factor as to being a living and dynamic religion...

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Christianity: In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth God made the earth as well as the sun, moon and stars.  He created plants, animals, man and woman.  He saw that his work was good and he rested after the heavens and the earth were finished. Man disobeyed God The first man and woman God made were named Adam and Eve.  Adam was placed in the Garden of Eden and God commanded him that he could eat of any tree in the garden except from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil...

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What is Christianity?

What is Christianity? " without faith it is impossible to be well pleasing to him, for he who comes to god must believe that he exists and that he is a rewarded of those who seek him" ( Hebrews 11:6 ) Christianity can have different meaning for different people. But for most it is a believer of one god but to truly understand Christianity one must look inside him or herself and find the true meaning of Christianity. Some might think that Christianity is going to church and tie every Sunday and...

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Buddhism & Christianity

Buddhism & Christianity Buddhism, when you hear this word what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Do you picture that big guy eating that’s known so well, or how about meditation? What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the word Christianity? Jesus? The church? These things are probably the only things that most people think of, but there is so much more to these religions and beliefs then most people know of. Let’s talk Buddhism; Buddhism is a widespread Asian...

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The Purpose of Christianity

The Purpose of Christianity Christianity was started after the death of Jesus Christ. Jesus is the Son of God sent to bear the sins of the world. Simon, Peter, and James were disciples, Jesus’ followers, of Jesus Christ. They were credited for carrying on the teachings of Jesus which is now called Christianity. Christians have been at war with both natural as well as supernatural even before the death of Jesus. Many new Christians are shocked when the first trial or serious crisis hits...

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Christianity Report

Studies of Religion-Christianity Origins and Principal beliefs of Christianity Christianity originated in the city of Jerusalem as a monotheistic religion which rooted from Judaism in the 1st century. Jesus of Nazareth, first recognized as a Messiah, is now known as the Son of God to Christians, is accepted as the founder of Christianity. Jesus, given that he sought only to renew Judaism, did not intend to find a new religion. To some people, Jesus is recognized as a normal human being who felt...

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Beliefs of Christianity

Britt Petre Backa BM14 CHRISTIANITY QUESTIONS 1. The one belief that unites all Christians is the belief in Jesus Christ.  Christians believe that the only way to achieve salvation is to believe that Jesus died and rose again in order to save humanity from its sins. Christians believe that Jesus will one day return to earth. Christians also believe in original sin (all humans are born with sin that was passed down to them from Adam and Eve). Christians believe that there is a heaven and...

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