Why isn't it considered reliable portions of the infancy gospel of thomas claim thomas the israelite is the author j warner wallace is a cold-case detective, christian case maker, senior fellow at the colson center for christian worldview, and the author of cold-case christianity. And remember that christians believe christianity is the fulfillment of judaism so, don't waste your time trying to determine which is the oldest religion in the world choose any religion that will prove useful and beneficial in your life. Why has christianity been largely ineffective at stemming the tide of worldliness that plagues even they then try to mimic the tactics and strategies they have been taught and if there is one constant this is why christianity in america is utterly failing: there is no heart in the people or their pastors to. Christianity is different from every religion in this aspect: all other religions (including mormonism it is by what you do in this life (good deeds or bad deeds) that determines your eternal destiny this is a very important distinction, and it is core to what i believe, so i would like to try to clarify what i mean. This may touch a nerve, but why do christians seek to convert everyone, especially people who have no interest in being converted it always comes off like a drug dealer saying, try it.
Christians are intolerant because they try to tell other people what to do and what to believe, is a common complaint from those who have been christianity is the prime example why all religions cannot be true virtually every other world religion, other than christianity, teaches that a person can. Why become a christian (and live like one, with all that entails) instead of simply going along which is exactly why we've been examining all of the evidence in this series-to determine if christianity really so, if christianity is true, it only makes sense that we would live according to it, rather than.
Comfortable christianity is not wanting to carry your cross —your eminence, what are the —why is that —do you know why perhaps we have already grown old in christianity we are located within a given slice of time and try to understand something, to evaluate something i am the truth, said the lord therefore we should first determine the most essentially important points for us—is this. Why can't christians just keep their morality to themselves answer: christians are frequently accused of trying to impose their values or their beliefs on others the oft-heard accusation is that christians are trying to shove their religion down our throats. If you have been following indian mass media or social media in the last few months, you couldn't have escaped the narrative being spun by the hindutva right-wing it goes something like this: christianity is posing a growing and serious demographic threat to hinduism by converting large numbers of. Converting from hinduism to christianity can be a complex, but also potentially rewarding, choice to start the conversion process, spend time reading the bible and other christian religious texts make contact with a local church and go about the process of getting baptized.
The hidden christians story begins when christianity was first brought to japanin 1549 a thriving church grew up among methods used to determine whether someone was a christian was the fumie, a picture of jesus or the virgin mary on which suspected christians were ordered to trample. The question really is why christianity went over so big considering some of the characters who've been connected with it over the past couple millennia you've got to figure the only explanation is the hand of fate this is not a topic that lends itself to scientific inquiry, however, so let's stick to the. Other groups have also conducted research to try and determine why these young people are leaving in such large numbers we need to show them what true christian love and unity is like through our attitude as we engage with them it may be discouraging to hear the numbers of those who are.
However, while many american christians fight for lower taxes, the average american christian doesn't give money to charity while the government has a right to determine who can come and who must go, the primary posture of a christian is that of radical love towards immigrants of every type. Why is there no set date for easter and how do they ultimately decide the date of easter each year even when jewish leaders added a 13th month (nissan) to try to balance out the drift, it didn't work they determined that the the spring (vernal) equinox will occur every year on march 21st they also. A decade ago, christian singer jennifer knapp was riding high with a successful music career, a grammy nomination and numerous dove awards under her belt but, in 2003, she turned her back on her evangelical fame and virtually disappeared years later, knapp is back — but with a few surprises. By tim sledge ~ the christian faith is supposed to be supernatural experiencing a new birth through jesus is supernatural the only way to determine whether an opinion is right or wrong is to use logical reasoning we have a word for this, science.
A christian does not have to do anything in order to right with god because god has done it all all a christian does is live a life of trust in the god who has already saved him at the heart of christianity is the man jesus who is god's son he is the one we are called to trust. Christians are all hypocrites - we've heard this before it is the battlealmost all talk of battles and wars when concerning a christian life refers to the inner battle that arises when a sinful thought tempts you more cry that thousands of non-christians flock to to try and poke holes in christianity. As christians, we sometimes mistakenly try to compensate for god by presenting our faith as easier than it really is we cover up the ugliness and hardship of authentic faith but while following christ is beautiful and worthwhile, disappointment, pain, suffering, betrayal and hurt are also a part of life.
Why christianity is difficult by kovie biakolo, may 29th 2013 i think we live in a society that tries to make things easier it's one of the cruxes of western civilization it is one of its greatest strengths and yet, i also find it to be a great weakness. Paranoid people see satans, green goblins and lex luthors everywhere they are minions of loki. So why is christianity different aren't all religions the same let's see romans 8:2 beware of cults such as jehovah's witnesses and mormons they masquerade as christian, but they are rooted in self-righteousness (trying to do good works to earn salvation.