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Hinduism or Christianity?

Cave, Sydney

Hinduism or Christianity?

A study in the distinctiveness of the Christian message

by Cave, Sydney

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hinduism,
  • Christianity,
  • Christianity and other religions -- Hinduism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementthe Haskell lectures given in the Graduate School of Theology, Oberlin college, 1939, by Syndey Cave.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR128.H5 C28
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,240p.
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL184323M
    LC Control Numbera 42005424
    OCLC/WorldCa287318


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The author builds bridges between Hinduism and Christianity by looking at similarities between Sri Ramakrishna and Jesus Hinduism or Christianity? book from the Vedanta point of view.

Both religions are Asiatic, believe in the Incarnation of God in human form and believe in God's grace. Chapter 5 is Swami Vivekananda's lecture Christ the Messenger given in Los Angeles 5/5(1). Similarities and Differences Christianity Place of worship: church Jesus is the Messiah Holy book: Bible How Hinduism Influenced Pi calls God Father Basic belief: love your neighbor as yourself believe in Jesus concept of the trinity one god Hinduism was the first religion that.

Christianity broadly consists of individuals who believe in the deity Jesus Christ. Its followers, called Christians, often believe Christ is "the Son" of the Holy Trinity and walked the earth as the incarnate form of God ("the Father").

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The Book of Miracles: The Meaning of the Miracle Stories in Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Hinduism and Islam4/4(4). From Hinduism to Christianity A trek up Sabarimala Mountain leads to questions. Hinduism is a difficult religion for Western Christians to classify. With a kaleidoscope of gods, there is no central creed or founder, and no universal text on which the faith is based.

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The. Hinduism and Christianity: Parallels Abound Steven Williams World Religion Professor A. Bisson Novem Hinduism and Christianity are two of the largest religions in the world today with nearly half of the world’s population claiming one of the two as their own.

Without a doubt, both religions have been extremely influential in the world. Holy book: Hindus respect many Hindu writings. The Vedas are a collection of sacred writings.

The Bhagavad-Gita is a respected book of stories. The Bible is the Word of God. “All Scripture is given by inspiration of God” (2 Timothy ). Life after death. Hinduism, major world religion originating on the Indian subcontinent and comprising several and varied systems of philosophy, belief, and gh the name Hinduism is relatively new, having been coined by British writers in the first decades of the 19th century, it refers to a rich cumulative tradition of texts and practices, some of which date to the 2nd millennium bce or possibly.

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The Key Principles, Beliefs and Concepts of Hinduism. Hinduism is defined and described in a variety of ways, as the following items indicate:File Size: 79KB. The Concept of Self in Hinduism, Buddhism, and Christianity and Its Implication for Interfaith Relations () by Kiseong Shin Hear about sales, receive special offers & Pages: Buddhism, Christianity and Mohammedanism owe their origin to the prophets.

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