The beginning of the epistle of John puts it clearly:
“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God” John 1:1
The Word was God. That means the bible and all the sixty six books that it contains IS God and is the infallible words of God.
So then why are there other religious books and teaching, and just what did those religious books get wrong? Continue to find out below:
1.Origin of Life
Bible on Origin of Life
God created all things in six, 24-hour days, about 6,000 years ago. All creatures, including man, were created after their own kinds. Sin, disease, sickness, and death were not part of this creation. They came as a result of the Fall.
Koran on Origin of Life
The Koran teaches that Allah created all things, but it contradicts itself of the number of days. It also teaches that the first man and woman were created in Paradise but were later banished to earth after the fall into sin.
2.View of Christ
Bible on the view of Christ
Jesus is the only begotten Son of God, who became man to live a perfect life, to be mankind’s substitute on the Cross, and to rise from the dead, defeating death.
Koran on the view of Christ
Allah (God) created Jesus and appointed him to be a messenger to the Jewish people. The Koran does teach that Jesus was sinless but He was not God.
3. Sin and Salvation
Bible on Sin and Salvation
Every person has sinned and fallen short of the glory of God. Salvation is by grace through faith in Christ and His redeeming work on the Cross.
Koran on Sin and Salvation
Salvation is possible after adherence to the Koran, as well as performing the five pillars of the Islamic faith. But even then, salvation is not guaranteed.
4. Life After Death
Bible on Life after death
Mankind will live forever either in heaven or in hell. The only way for us to get to heaven is through faith in Christ.
Koran on Life after death
Allah sends both righteous and unrighteous to hell unless they die in a holy war. But if their good works outweigh their bad, they should be admitted into Paradise. Paradise is only guaranteed to those who die in jihad (holy war).
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