Religions of the world
religions & faith groups
Elsewhere in this web site, we describe the beliefs, practices, history, etc. of dozens of different
This section compares and contrasts the beliefs and practices of:
||Pairs or groups of religions, (e.g. Christianity and Islam), and
||Different wings within a single religion (e.g. Roman Catholicism and conservative Protestantism).
There are many conflicting definitions of the term
"Christian" in use today. Throughout this web site, we define a "Christian" to be an individual or group who sincerely, prayerfully, and thoughtfully considers
themselves to be Christian. Others define "Christian" much more narrowly.
Comparing different faith groups within a religion:
Differences within Christianity:
Copyright © 2003 to 2014 by Ontario Consultants on Religious
Originally written: 2003-DEC-30
Latest update: 2014-MAR-28
Author: B.A. Robinson