Similarities Between Christianity And Islam Essay examples

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similarities and differences among the religious beliefs of Judaism, Christianity and Islam
Religion is by definition a specific fundamental set of beliefs and practices generally agree upon by a number of persons or sects Religion is an issue that has started wars in the past and continues to do so even now. However, when you look at where the Judaism, Christianity and Islam religion started and what they are based off it’s hard to understand why there are still issues today. Judaism, Christianity and Islam religion, which are called sometimes Abrahamic religious, are the three most influential world religions in history. The main similarity between these three religions is that; they all are rooted from Abraham through his sons, Ishmael and Isaac. Each of the three religions believe Abraham is a member of their religion. In the Qur’an Allah says: Say ye: "We believe in Allah, and the revelation given to us, and to Abraham, Ismael, Isaac, Jacob, and the Tribes, and that given to Moses and Jesus, and that given to prophets from their Lord: We make no difference between one and another of them: And we bow to Allah (in Islam)." (Qur’an 2:136). Also, Allah says “For he was one of our believing Servants”. (Qur’an 37:111). In the Bible, "It is you who are the sons of the prophets and of the covenant which God made with your fathers, saying to Abraham, “and in your seed all the families of the earth shall be blessed”. (Acts 3:25). And “he oath which He swore to Abraham our…

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