Compare And Differences Between Islam And Christianity

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“It seems to me that Islam and Christianity…all have the same god, and he is telling them all different things.” Billy Connolly. When you ask someone to pick a religion to compare Christianity to they most likely will pick the Jewish faith because the two religions share a great history together. While this is true, the Islamic religion also has a lot in common with Christianity as well has having some differences. The goal of this paper is to shed light on how these two religions really have a lot in common but also stay true to what makes them so different.

Somethings that Christians and Muslims have in common are scared books/scripture, monotheistic, Jesus, afterlife, final judgement, and a specific day of worship. Christians call their scared book the Bible, the bible is a text inspired by God. The scriptures within the bible have sacred text that tells the stories of how man was made, stories of Jesus, and rules that we should obey. Most christians use this book to pray and to get to know God on a deeper level. Christians are monotheistic which means they believe in only one God. While they believe in only one true God, they do also believe in the trinity. The holy trinity is what makes up God, which is the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Without Jesus the Christian faith wouldn’t exist. They believe that he was virgin born and is the Messiah. He came to earth to die for our sins. The also believe that Jesus was the son of God and that he resurrected from
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