One similarity is their belief in God, and one difference is who the messenger is. This is where they drink the blood of Christ often red wine and eat the flesh of Christ bread. Jesus then reappears in the texts when he is thirty. Muhammad was born in CE.
The most common story and the one that I grew up hearing was that Jesus was the son of God, born to the Virgin Mary and the Holy Spirit. He was born in a small stable among the animals on what is now Christmas Day. There are Christian churches everywhere you look, and it has been said that there are over one billion Christians, making it the largest organized religion in the world.
Jesus then began to teach his beliefs. Throughout the course of this paper I will trace the lives of Jesus and Mohammad historically; compare the impact of the death of each person on his perspective religion; describe the ways each individual was and is worshiped; and explain how their messages are being carried out in the world today.
He was born to in a poor clan of a powerful tribe. Unlike Christianity, there are no confusions about how the Prophet Muhammad came to be. It was said the Jesus was brought gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh.
With those kinds of numbers, I think word of mouth has a lot to do with how their messages are being carried out in the world today.
One explanation is that for Jesus, this became a ceremony of his consecration to God as the Messiah. This one person is the teacher and everyone else is the follower.
There were several more sightings of Jesus following his resurrection which secured the truth about his rise from death. Usually, one thing that most religions have in common is a founder or the head figure of the religion that any particular religion revolves around. Jesus continues to be worshiped in many different ways.
Jesus, however, taught for less then three years before he was executed by the Romans. These two religions are very similar in many ways, yet unique in their own right.
It was said that Jesus when to be baptized by John. There are many different views on exactly when and where Jesus was born. Muhammad became the ward of his uncle after the deaths of his father, mother, and grandfather.
Muhammad later married, and with the understanding of his wife, began to spend a lot of time in solitude contemplating his spirituality.
It is said that when Muhammad was a teenager his uncle took him on a trip to Syria. How can this be interpreted? There, a Christian monk identified marks on his body which indicated he was a prophet. Many of his followers were so sad and went into hiding so they did not receive the same fate.
The Bible has been translated in to over 2, languages and is the number one best selling book in the world.
This is now reenacted in churches everywhere at Christmastime. His followers attend church every Sunday, say daily prayers and give financial support to churches. Many believe that he was born in Bethlehem. Another ritual is the sacrament. This is what eventually made his followers believe so strong, and has carried the religion of Christianity into the twenty-first century.Lives of Jesus and Muhammad historically Jesus and Mohammed have shaped the course of history and the destiny of man for over two millennia.
Christianity and Islam are currently the largest religions with a following of billion and 1 billion respectively. View Notes - Jesus and Mohammed Paper from HUM at University of Phoenix.
Jesus and Mohammed Paper Robyn Johnson HUM Religions of the World Carl A Wertman January 16, Amongst scholars, Amongst scholars, Jesus and Mohammed have been mystified as being one in the same. Jesus and Muhammad By Kelli Halford HUM/ 3/20/ Ryan Shockey Christianity and Islam are both religions that are practiced across the world.
Christianity has 2 billion followers, and Islam has 1 billion worshippers (Fisher, Mary P). Jesus & Mohammed Paper Debra A. Moore HUM May 27, Eric Hammen Jesus & Mohammed Paper Christianity and Islam are two religions that are monotheistic, meaning they believe in only one God.
Christianity believes in Jesus, while Judaism believes in Mohammed. Hum Jesus and Muhammad Jesus of Nazareth and the Prophet Muhammad were key important figures in the respective religions. Jesus Christ was important to Christianity and was seen as a messenger, teacher and the living embodiment of God.
Jesus & Mohammed Paper Debra A. Moore HUM May 27, Eric Hammen Jesus & Mohammed Paper Christianity and Islam are two religions that are monotheistic, meaning they believe in only one God.Download