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Is Christianity unique?

Macnicol, Nicol

Is Christianity unique?

A comparative study of the religions

by Macnicol, Nicol

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Student Christian movement press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity and other religions

  • Edition Notes

    A sequel to The living religions of the Indian people.

    Statementby Nicol Macnicol.
    SeriesWilde lectures, Oxford,, 1935, Wilde lectures on natural and comparative religion ;, 1935.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR127 .M23
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222 p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6345932M
    LC Control Number36032924
    OCLC/WorldCa5884487

      The Gospel of Matthew is actually called the Gospel "According to" Matthew. This is Matthew's chance to give his unique perspective to the tale of Jesus' life, death, and resurrection. While the book possesses the same skeleton as the other gospels (Mark, Luke, and John), it offers its own unique view of : Kelli Mahoney.   Much of Christian belief and practice centers on the resurrection of Christ. The sacred text of Christianity is the Christian Bible, which consists of the Old Testament (the Jewish Bible) and the New Testament. The New Testament contains 27 books: four gospels (narratives of Jesus' life), one account of the apostles' ministry after Jesus' death Adherents: billion.

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During a British conference on comparative religions, experts from around the world debated what, if any, belief was unique to the Christian faith. They began eliminating possibilities. Incarnation. Other religions had different versions of gods' appearing in human form.

Resurrection. Again, other religions had accounts of return from death. Christianity is unique in stating that we cannot possibly hope to please God by being "good enough", and that God reached down and made the ultimate sacrifice for us.

Our good works can do nothing to please Him. All we can do to please Him is to accept His gift and love Him. The Christian's holy book, the Bible, is also unique.

It is the only holy book containing a vast number of prophecies. It has been scrutinized for centuries by countless men who wished to destroy it. Yet it still stands and many of these former critics are now believers. Finally, Christianity is unique because it is the one true faith. The holy book of Christianity is the Holy Bible.

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