Every person who is or has walked this green Earth has some type of belief. Whether they believe in a higher power or not they believe in something. There are so many religions in the world today that it is hard to keep up with them all. Recently I actually found out there is a religion that worships the famous singer Beyonce’ Knowles. All in all we believe what we believe because of our own personal decisions and experiences. Two of the most popular religions known to mankind are Christianity and Islam. Even though there are many variations of the two religions they are two pillars of a lot of religious beliefs of todays.
Christianity was created when three local traditions that were being practiced ended up being combined into on religion as a whole. Christianity was created from Greco-Roman, Near Eastern and Jewish traditions. Christianity today ultimate belief is that Jesus is the Messiah that came to save us from our sins. He actually died again and rose on the third day according to the Holy bible. The bible is where Christians get their beliefs from. That particular piece of literature provides guidelines on how a Christian should behave and treat others. The Bible also houses stories on how the world was created and it also tells Christians about other major characters in the bible. The bible has stories of Noah, Adam and Eve, The Apostle Paul, Peter, King David and many other important pillars of Christianity.
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...osed to eat any pork or shellfish. I cannot speak for every person in these religions but I still eat pork and shellfish. Religion values transform into our professional lives because it shows how we treat other people and how we behave outside of the four walls of my home. Another way that our religion values come into our personal lives is what we do for our profession. I don’t think that certain jobs are for very religious people because it would go against everything that they are taught to believe.
Islam and Christianity make up a lot of our religious beliefs today here in America. More than anything when you meet a person here they are either a Christian or a Muslim. That is not to say that other religions don’t exist here in the United States but speaking from the things that I see they make up a lot of our society. Two religions so close yet so different.
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