2 edition of Christianity and World Religions found in the catalog.
|Statement||Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John|
|Publishers||Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 108 p. :|
|Number of Pages||51|
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Although the book is a stand-alone resource, combined with the DVD and Leader Guide, it becomes an especially relevant six-week study for Christians at all stages in their spiritual journey. In Luke, it is shepherds who come and visit the baby, bringing their sheep and looking down on the child with awe and wonder.
It has its origin and end in the Holy Trinity. But the foundations to tackle the problem have been laid.
There are no complementary or parallel pathways. The question is, then: can the Christian religion be demonstrated to stand aloof from the various world religions that have proceeded strictly from human sources? It is not necessary now to examine closely the first point; neither does the document nn. Pentecost can also refer to the whole 50 days between Easter and Pentecost.
Sometimes this attitude is labeled as superiority or arrogance.
One may be a Hindu and revere a few gods, one god, or no god! c The concrete content of other religions must be examined in order to confront them with the Christian faith. One cannot forget the presence of the spirit of evil, the inheritance of sin, the imperfection of human response to God's action, etc. Jesus was thus flogged and then crucified.
Teachings: -Jesus is the Savior of the world and the only way to get to Heaven is to believe in him.
Therefore, only the canonical books can be considered "inspired" and "word of God.
Before this reality, the Theological Commission proposed three fundamental tasks for a Christian Theology of Religions cf.