Essay about Similarities Between Christianity And Islam

810 Words Aug 14th, 2016 4 Pages
Similarities and differences between 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 people 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 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 religion, are the three most influential world religions in history. The main similarity between these three religions is that, they all are ingrained from Abraham through his sons, Ishmael and Isaac. Each of the three religions are convinced that 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 the 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…

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