Judaism And Christianity


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Judaism And Christianity

  1. 1. Judaism and Christianity Winter 2007 Mr. Gibbs
  2. 2. Judaism
  3. 3. Who was the founder of Judaism? <ul><li>Abraham was the first Jew, the founder of Judaism, the physical and spiritual ancestor of the Jewish people. </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A symbol of trusting and obeying God. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Isaac, his son </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Moses - By accepting the 10 commandments – entered into a pact. Obey=Protection </li></ul>
  4. 4. Where did it originate? <ul><li>Israel </li></ul><ul><li>Mt. Sinai </li></ul>
  5. 5. What is the Holy Book? <ul><li>Torah – first 5 books of the Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Contains the laws of God </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Also a written History of the Jewish People </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Talmud – legal interpretations of Jewish Law </li></ul>
  6. 6. What is the Method of Dating Years? <ul><li>Dated from the year of Creation according to Jewish Tradition </li></ul><ul><li>A.M. – anno mundi “in the year of the world” </li></ul><ul><li>Example A.M. 5571 </li></ul>
  7. 7. What is the place of worship? <ul><li>Synagogues </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Houses of prayer, assembly and study </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Centers of Jewish Religious life </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. What are the major beliefs? <ul><li>Oldest monotheistic Religion </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Also the smallest </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Believe there is only one God, who is above all, and who created everything </li></ul><ul><li>Moses – covenant </li></ul><ul><li>Personal pact with God </li></ul><ul><li>Prophets – provided constant reminders for the Jews of their pact with God. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Western Wall of the Temple in Jerusalem Temple twice destroyed 586 BC 70 AD The Western Wall remained standing - Jews maintain that this is one of the most sacred places on earth.
  10. 10. Christianity
  11. 11. Who was it’s founder? <ul><li>Jesus –Christians believed he was the Messiah or “anointed”. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Where? <ul><li>Israel </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Born in Bethlehem (Southern Palestine) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Grew up in Galilee (Northern Israel) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Palestine – first spread teachings </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Holy Books <ul><li>Old Testament </li></ul><ul><li>New Testament – told stories of Jesus’ life </li></ul>
  14. 14. Method of Dating
  15. 15. Places of Worship <ul><li>Church </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Counseling </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Teaching </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Marriage </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. Major Beliefs <ul><li>Monotheistic </li></ul><ul><li>The arrival of the messiah was foretold in the O.T. </li></ul><ul><li>New era of peace and love </li></ul><ul><li>Jesus was crucified, suffered, died, and was buried, on the third day he rose again…in fulfillment of the scripture. </li></ul><ul><li>Christians believe he is seated at the right hand of the father and that He will return to judge the living and the dead. </li></ul>
  17. 17. More beliefs <ul><li>God sent his only son to Earth to die for all of our sins. </li></ul><ul><li>Jesus’ disciples continued to spread Christianity </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Accept Jesus as savior – become a Christian </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Eternal salvation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>300 A.D. – 400 A.D. persecution to adoption </li></ul></ul>