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God in Different Religions

  God in Different Religions Religions present believers with diverse paths.   These paths are concisely captured in the following faith traditions listed based on the number of adherents, and importance as a faith based on their influence: 1. Christianity (2.2 billion) – Jesus Christ is the Son of God.   God the Father and Holy Spirit complete the Trinity.   This religion major problem is “sin.”   Christ came to earth, died, and resurrected to save mankind. 2. Islam (1.6 billion) – monotheistic with Allah as God, considers itself the true religion with Muhammad as its Prophet.   Muslim beliefs are in the five pillars – repeating the creed, reciting prayers in Arabic, giving to the poor, fasting with certain abstentions from sunrise to sunset, and making a pilgrimage in one’s lifetime to Mecca.     3. Non-Believers (1.1 billion) – atheists, agnostics, and people with no-faith tradition had its roots in 5 th century B.C.E. Greek civilization and the Age of Enlightenment in the