RELIGIONS

Learn what other religions believe about God, Jesus, salvation in Christ, and other doctrines so you can more effectively witness to them.

Is Karma Biblical?

By R. L. Wilson | September 22, 2020

In Hinduism and Buddhism, karma is the result of a person’s actions as well as the actions themselves. The actions of a person in this life (and previous lives) impact…

What does the Bible Say about Reincarnation?

By Dr. Dillon Burroughs | December 13, 2018

Eastern religions and a growing number of people in Western culture accept the belief that people are reincarnated after death. What does the Bible say about this issue?
First, a key verse in this discussion can be found in Hebrews 9:27: “people are destined to die once, and after that to face judgment.” Scripture is clear we only live one time, not many.

Contradictions between the Book of Mormon and the Holy Bible

By Tony Van Brown | August 13, 2015

Many people believe the Mormon Church is simply a “denomination” or group within Christianity. However, a close look at its key book, the Book of Mormon, reveals many concerning contradictions…

LDS Leaders Still Believe There Will Be Polygamy in Heaven

By The John Ankerberg Show | May 6, 2015

By: Sandra Tanner; ©2012 Plural marriage was first introduced into Mormonism by Joseph Smith in the 1830’s. LDS Leaders Still Believe there will be Polygamy in Heaven Plural marriage was…

Joseph Smith’s Role as ‘Prophet’ in View of the King Follet Discourse

By The John Ankerberg Show | May 6, 2015

By: Sandra Tanner; ©2012  Today there are approximately 50,000 LDS missionaries going door to door throughout the world to announce that the true church has been restored by the prophet…

Changes in the Doctrine and Covenants – Part 15

By The John Ankerberg Show | April 28, 2015

By: Dr. Thomas Figart; ©{{{copyright}}} Our last article discussed some of the problems in Section 27 of the Doctrine and Covenants, which was originally Chapter 28 in the Book of…

Does Zen Work in the Real World?

By The John Ankerberg Show | August 27, 2014

  Zen as Self-Disintegration Sooner or later “zazen leads to a transformation of personality and character.”[1] It “effects a fundamental change in oneself, philosophical and intellectual, as well as psychological.…

Salvation in Zen Buddhism

By The John Ankerberg Show | August 27, 2014

Salvation and Works In order to attain enlightenment, Bodhidharma, the “founder” of Zen, purportedly sat before a wall for nine years without speaking to anyone![1] One can honestly wonder if…

God and Zen Buddhism

By The John Ankerberg Show | August 27, 2014

  Theologically Zen denies relevance to God and practically speaking it is atheistic. Ruth Fuller Sasaki denies relevance to God while affirming absolute relevance for “THIS”: Zen does not hold…

The Religions of China and the Power of Jesus

By The John Ankerberg Show | January 27, 2014

By: Dr. John G. Weldon; ©2013 In the most essential areas of life, truth included, the religions of China are compared with the person of Jesus. Contents 1 The Religions…