Islam is the second-largest religion in the world, with over 1 billion followers. It is a monotheistic faith founded by a man named Muhammad in 7th-century Saudi Arabia.
According to Muslim belief, the angel Gabriel appeared to Muhammad, a camel driver, in a mountain
Shintō, an Ancient Tradition
Many things influence culture: other countries, surroundings, and even religion. Japanese culture can be very different from ours. One big part of this difference is the influence of the Shintō religion on Japanese society.
Minister | Is a leader within a Christian denomination. A lot like a priest within the Catholic Church. |
Bible | Sacred book for Christians. It contains both the Old and New Testaments. |
Christian | Someone who believes in Jesus Christ and follows the religion based on his teaching. |
?The Five Pillars of Islam
The Five Pillars of Islam communicate a sense of goodness and well-being. The teachings profess that one should show respect for God and his messenger Muhammad, and show kindness for all people despite there faith. The Five pillars outline practices that
Church History (3)
28 February 2012
The Four Marks Of The Church
One, Holy, Catholic, Apostolic, these four words are the foundation of the Catholic Church. They are what the Church calls the “Four Marks.” The First Council of Constantinople established them in
Although it is difficult to tell exactly, how the Doctrine of the Trinity shapes our understanding of community and its practice, this essay argues that we can discern at least three primary outcomes of its consequences.
Firstly, this essay favors ‘social trinitarianism’ that
Early Church Christological Controversies
February 20th, 2013
Gnosticism is the thought and practice, especially of various sects of late-Christian and early Christian centuries, distinguished by the conviction that matter is evil and that the
A Comparison Between the Sunnis and Shiites
Have you ever wondered about other religions that are out there and why they are out there? I have and that is why I chose to write my paper on the Sunnis and Shiites. Read on to learn more about a brief history and then I will break each of them
No one is immune to doubt. It can and does happen to us all. You've just got to know how to handle it when it comes. Even the greatest men and women of God recorded in the Bible had to deal with doubt. Jesus said of John the Baptist,
"Verily I say unto you, Among them that are born of women
Hinduism and Buddhism both came into existence from India. According to S. Rahdhakrishnan, “Buddhism, in its origin is an offshoot of Hinduism.” (Buddhism & Hinduism, 2007) This is due to the fact that Buddhism was started around 2,500 years ago by Siddhartha Gautama who was originally