Thoseanswers that disagree with this necessarily being the case arelabelled as Answers A. I think that the universe was created by some form of super-intelligent God or more helpers. Christianity would follow suit, during the advent of Jesus Christ. Everyone likes religion, even me, but I know that every religion can be run for few hundred years and then disappears just as well and be just part of history after a while. After all, how does one decide when a religion truly began? The United Church of Christ, for example, is the primary religious body in which the older Congregationalist movement continues. The other one is Ramanuj Daityavad Duality. Its so liberating, fluid and poetic, even to a foreign ear.
As the chart indicates, among the very oldest religions are Hinduism, Judaism, and possibly Zoroastrianism. They were taught to be sober, industrious andclean-living. However, the big question that we are going to answer today is this: What is the oldest monotheistic religion? In the Samadhi state, all your physical senses are closed and you are one with God at a super conscious level. In 1906 the first General Assembly was held. For the atheist I advise you to read about the scientific truths in it. I apologize for being extremely long-winded, but my point is, we are all humans and there is only one religion and that is humanity. Many people regard Islam as being very similar to Christianity.
They are most familiar with nature laws and superpower techniques. The oldest monotheistic religion is Atenism, the ancient Egyptian sun worshipping cult. Siddhartha Gautama, who would come to be known as Gautama Buddha or simply the Buddha, was born in Nepal in the 6th century. Obviously, dating each faith on the planet would be the work of a lifetime. Some people say that God came from two people. For whatever reason, humans are most deceptive and false.
Indeed, Allah is but one God. The women are considered the lowest of the low and females are even killed upon birth to prevent dowry payments later in life. All other religions are branches. However, Islam per God Torah revelation to Moses is called Judaism, Islam per God Bible revelation to Jesus is called Christianity, and Islam per God Quran revelation to Muhammad is called the very name Islam as Quran is the last God holy book. As such, not every faith is listed here.
It really isn't like winning the World Cup to have the world's oldest religion. There is no way to disprove such a claim, theologically, any more than the Jews and Christians could objectively prove that their own systems of worship and scriptures had remained completely unchanged, since the beginning of recorded time. No one can claim or should claim that one religion is governing another. However, then that would be in the support of evolution, would it not? Each prophet claimed there is one god, Allah and I am so and so. No one knows the truth nor ever will. All God wants of us is to love ourselves and the people around us the way we love him. This has repeatedly been outlawed even by the British Raj but is still practised in secret.
When people killed other great people for their discoveries in astrology, Hindus were aware of those facts from the ancient time. The Masai tribe in Africa allows a women to practice polyandry. I have always wondered about the faith people show for their religion. And why not your so-called America? Many people take his advice and find it useful. It is a monotheistic religion that is believed to have begun between 2,000 and 1,000 B. We could learn so much about our history from these old beliefs as humanity. It posits that there is an ideal structure and hierarchy of the world, and that people have a moral obligation to fulfill their roles in that hierarchy.
Zoroastrianism is still followed by about 200,000 people, today, most of whom live in Iraq, Iran, and India. Demagoguery: A need to control others' thoughts for personal, political or other exploitative aims, or 4. India is one of the few countries in the World, which gained independence without violence. However, between the Abrahamic religions Judaism, Christianity, and Islam , Judaism is the oldest which has been around for more than 4500 years. The most important belief is that God was incarnate on the earth from time to time to guide the creatures.
We are currently in the 4th yug. So they both shared a common foundation for the … first 1,000 years of their history. Branches and denominational families often started out as single organizations, before further branching. A stone was used because they wanted to increase their concentration so that they could find who was the creator and they thought about it and meditated they began practicing by worshiping the figure that occurred in their mind. According to Buddhist history, Siddhartha Gautama cast aside his luxurious life as a prince after he witnessed the suffering outside the palace walls for the first time. A Christian is someone who has entered a new relationship with God.
Dissent However, I disagree with the premise of the question and the typical answer given. This is why we have Sunni and Shia Islam and Protestants and Catholics Christianity. They usually are peaceful and fail to stand up to other religions, like when the Taliban blew up a big statue of Buddha in Pakistan; the Buddhists only condemned them. Thosewho argue that the information provided in Answers B areproblematic or insufficient are labelled as Answers C. Saint Louis: Concordia Publishing House, 2005, 289, Part two, Article 1. They do not believe in Jesus for being the messiah. Islam is the only religion with this belief; early Jews and Christians share this belief but later were the victim of their religion being distorted.