The Holy Bible, II Timothy 3:16-17, "All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work."
The teachings which cause people to behave are the 10 Commandments given to the Jews. Because of various religous or denominational or secular beliefs the first 4 commandments may be kept or may not be kept at all, or changed, or ignored.
Because the first 4 are theocratic, obviously, if you don't believe in God you won't want to obey the first 4.
3 " You shall have no other gods before Me.
4 " You shall not make for yourself a carved image --- any likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth;
5 you shall not bow down to them nor serve them. For I, the LORD your God, am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children to the third and fourth generations of those who hate Me,
6 but showing mercy to thousands, to those who love Me and keep My commandments.
7 " You shall not take the name of the LORD your God in vain, for the LORD will not hold him guiltless who takes His name in vain.
8 " Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy.
9 Six days you shall labor and do all your work,
10 but the seventh day is the Sabbath of the LORD your God. In it you shall do no work: you, nor your son, nor your daughter, nor your male servant, nor your female servant, nor your cattle, nor your stranger who is within your gates.
11 For in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, the sea, and all that is in them, and rested the seventh day. Therefore the LORD blessed the Sabbath day and hallowed it.
All cultures have a 7-day week, usually with one day more-special than the others. For the Jews and some Christian groups this special day is the Saturday Sabbath, for Christianity as a whole it is Sunday instead, for some Christian groups it is both Saturday Sabbath and Sunday, while
for Moslems it is Friday.
However, the last 6 Commandments are followed in all cultures to some degree or another.
Honor and respect your parents :-
12 " Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be long upon the land which the LORD your God is giving you.
Although some cultures may now give honour to their parents today more in the breech than the observance, (when historically they used to), in other cultures today it is a sign of desrespect both to them and to the family , and woe betide you if you break it. Eg honour killings
Laws against murder:-
13 " You shall not murder.
(This is a codified crime in all cultures.)
Laws against adultery:-
14 " You shall not commit adultery.
(This may be unenforceable, but it is a codified crime in all cultures.)
Laws against stealing:-
15 " You shall not steal.
(This is a codified crime in all cultures)
Laws against lying in court:-
16 " You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
(This is a codified crime in most cultures)
Want something that belongs to others.
17 " You shall not covet your neighbor's house; you shall not covet your neighbor's wife, nor his male servant, nor his female servant, nor his ox, nor his donkey, nor anything that is your neighbor's."
This commandment cannot be codified or enforced, but the breaking of it will be seen and can be enforced.
St. John 5 : 19-29 Read ; (to attain faith and to lay hands unto eternal life)
Moral laws, thought and outlook are mixed in with the rest of the Tanakh (Hebrew Bible) and the Oral Torah (Talmud). For one specific text of moral behavior, see the attached Related Link.
A reminder to love God and to love people, as well as good influence of ethics when people actually follow the teachings of Christianity.
Clearly the teachings of Christianity are not so compelling as to prevent people from leaving the faith altogether. In some European countries, Christianity now has minority support among the people.
Erasmus wanted people to know more about the teachings of Christianity
The Jewish Bible is called the Tanakh and is in Hebrew. We (Jews) are commanded to learn it (Deuteronomy ch.6). The word Tanakh is an acronym made up of the names of its three sections: Torah (Teachings), Nevi'im (Prophets), K'tuvim (Writings). The Christian Old Testament was based on the Tanakh; however, it is in translation and was altered to support the teachings of Christianity.
People shared information about Jesus Christ and His teachings through letters since the very beginning of Christianity. Not all letters that were written (nor all writings about Jesus) are included in the bible. But the Catholic Church determined that some letters along with the Gospels and other writings were the Word of God and should be included in the Bible (aka the Canon of the Bible).
When the people of Israel were eventually released from captivity to return to their homeland, some migrated northward. These people are known today as The Lost Tribes. They would have taken the teachings of Christ with them. When Christ returns again the Lost Tribes will also return from the North Countries and bring with them their writings, these we will have the opportunity to read.
Christianity was not immediately accepted by the majority of the people in the Roman empire because it was new and radical. Most people had seen these new sects come and go and considered Christianity another one of the fad religions. It took a while before he teachings of Christianity got established.
Jesus Christ's followers were the 'inventors', or rather, 'creators' of Christianity. Jesus, a Jew, said that he was the son of God, and the savior/messiah. His followers then passed on his messages and teachings to others. Some Jewish people did not believe in Jesus' teachings. Therefore, his followers created a new religion, basing it off of Christ, thus, creating Christianity.
People had time to read the bible and go to church and understand christs teachings.
Christianity may be false, but it is not fake in the sense of being an intentional lie, because around 2 billion people sincerely believe in its teachings.
It could be argued that all 3 of these religions are about the same thing, worshipping God. Each religion does have a significantly different emphasis, however. Judaism emphasizes the primary importance of the Jewish people; Christianity emphasizes the teachings of Jesus, Islam emphasizes the teachings of Mohammad.
Christianity started off as nothing more than a sect of Judaism, so many of the Jewish teachings also apply to Christianity, for example the ten commandments. However, since those who spread Christianity wanted lots of people to convert really quickly, they abolished some of the more outdated or strict rules (such as dietary restrictions), and obviously the peaceful teachings of Jesus emphasised. But apart from that, most of the laws and teachings are very similar.
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The old testament is all the teachings of God and of God's people (Moses for example) from before the life and death of Jesus Christ. The New Testament is all of the teachings of Jesus. Judaism believe in the Old testament, where as Christians believe in both, the Old and New Testaments.
None.Christians are persecuted in certain areas by people of many religions including Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, or Buddhism. However, this does not mean that all people of these religions behave in such a manner towards Christians and Christianity. For those who count it as a religion, Atheism is also inherently against Christianity.Simply yet intellegently put... Atheism, Satanism, and Islam are against Christianity.
Some people believe that all religious teachings are false. Among those who hold religious beliefs, though, the answer varies based on the religion. Usually a false teaching is defined as one that goes against the particular religion's holy writings or collection of teachings. This can become rather subjective, of course, depending on what teachings the group believes is true, or what interpretations of those teachings are generally accepted.
The Jewish Bible is called the Tanach. The word Tanach is an acronym representing its three sections: Torah (Teachings), Nevi'im (Prophets), K'tuvim (Writings).
Judaism and Christianity do and people of those religions are supposed to behave ethically whenever they can. Some other religions might care about ethics also.
People behave politically because that is like a law the government made
Jesus told us there would remain a 'little flock' who adheres to Apostolic teachings.
People behave very nicely on Diwali. They greet each other.
The effect of the teachings of the prophet Muhammad was people still believe on his teachings....!!
There are numerous reasons why people behave badly. Some people will behave badly due to low self esteem, and act out of character. Other people may behave badly due to peer pressure and societal influences.