The Religion Of Islam And Islam

1544 Words Apr 23rd, 2015 7 Pages
“America and Islam are not exclusive and need not to be in competition. Instead, they overlap, and share common principles of justice and progress, tolerance and the dignity of all human beings” (Barack Obama). For many decades, in most cultures, religious practice has been a controversial issue, because each religion competes demonstrating that their practices are the true path to God. Religious tolerance is very important because followers should be free to choose their own religion. Some religions are tolerant of other religious groups, however, there are always disagreements because some religions use rituals of physical abuse that does not seem to correct to others. The honor killing in Islam, for example, causes hysteria and anger to other cultures. Over time, the view of religion is changing, certainly, all religions are different in many aspects, but respect the opposing religious groups. Examples of these religions are Buddhism, Islam, and Christianity that originated from different regions and cultures. While Buddhism comes from a different background, Islam and Christianity come from the same source, and have spread in similar ways throughout history, however, the three religions have differences in their philosophies and practices.
These three religions differ in origin, practices, beliefs, worship, and means of salvation, but all three share their faith and a founder who illuminates their lives. Buddhism, for example, focuses on the life and teachings of…

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