Presentation on theme: "CHRISTIANITY Kelsey, Ellie, Lexi and Amiee. THE RELIGION Christianity is a popular religion worldwide. 2 Billion Adherents worldwide Around 42 Million."— Presentation transcript:
THE RELIGION Christianity is a popular religion worldwide. 2 Billion Adherents worldwide Around 42 Million in Britain ―6 Million in Britain actively practice the religion.
BASIC CHRISTIAN BELIEFS God Jesus Justification by Faith The Trinity Life after Death The Saints
WHAT MANY CHRISTIANS BELIEVE ABOUT GOD. Believe that God created the world in 6 days and rested on the 7 th. Believe that God sent Jesus down to Earth to spread the word about love, faith and to banish sins. That ‘God’ represents three ‘persons’. God the Father, God the Son and The Holy Spirit.
WHAT MANY CHRISTIANS BELIEVE ABOUT JESUS… Many Christians believe that Jesus Christ is the son of God. Believe that Jesus was the Messiah who was promised to people in the old testament. Jesus was born over 2000 years ago in Bethlehem. That he sacrificed his life for human kind. He died when he was crucified on the cross.
WHO ARE CHRISTIANS… Christians are people who believe in Jesus’ teachings and the bible. Many Christians pray to ‘God’, for example to forgive them for their sins.
CHRISTIANITY… Many Christians go to church to pray, however they are able to pray wherever they are. The Holy Book that Christians use is called ‘The Bible’. There are two testaments in the Bible, the ‘Old’ testament and the ‘New’ testament There are many braches of ‘Christianity’ including, Protestants and Catholics, all with similar beliefs.
HISTORY OF THE RELIGION Adam and Eve Virgin Mary King Herod 12 Disciples The Crucifixion Resurrection
HOLY DAYS The Main Holy Days: Easter Christmas Mothering Sunday Lent
SUBDIVISIONS The Amish Christadelphians Pentecostalism Salvation Army Church of Scotland Baptist Church Church of England Methodist Church Eastern Orthodox Church Roman Catholic Church Coptic Orthodox Church
WHAT IS CHRISTIANITY Video clip http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ut-UOhY0s8E
THE 10 COMMANDMENTS This is a short video clip of the ten commandments. Christians believe God gave them these rules to follow. Video clip https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3j8FtEfFuGw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3j8FtEfFuGw The Holy Book: The Bible Revelation (last book of the Bible)
KEY WORDS God Jesus Mary and Joseph Bethlehem Bible Adam and Eve The 10 commandments