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Test 7 Hope of Israel Ministries BIBLE Correspondence Course 3

The Question of Unity Mohammed. Suddenly the Moslem asked, “Do
you believe in your God enough to FIGHT FOR
The BIG question is WHY IS such HIM?”
compromise possible? Can you imagine Yeshua
the Messiah beginning to compromise and get
together with the Pharisees?
The answer leads directly to the
question: WHAT IS THE SOURCE of these
religious beliefs? What is the religious
I suppose most people would answer that
YEHOVAH GOD is their authority -- the source
of their beliefs. But IS HE? Does YEHOVAH
GOD tell the Roman Catholics to believe one
thing, the Protestants to believe something
different, and the Jews something different from
the other two? Did all the hundreds of differing
and disagreeing sects and denominations calling
themselves “Christian” receive their varying
faiths from the SAME SOURCE?
Quite obviously not!
The Roman Catholic Church claims it
has authority to bring the Messiah down out of
heaven, and put him in a little wafer. That is to
say, they teach that the BREAD used at
communion during mass is, literally, the actual
BODY of the Messiah -- not merely a symbol
but Yeshua’s body, literally changed into that Catholicism was founded by the sorceror Simon
bread. Magus (Acts 8:9-25) and is based on pagan Greek
Now it was reported that while a priest concepts. “Come out of her, my people, lest you
was passing out the little round wafers in a very share in her sins, and lest you receive of her
old church in Europe, one wafer fell off the plate, plagues” (Revelation 18:4).
and rolled through a crack in the floor. Under the
church floor it was eaten by a rat. One might ask, “No, my God doesn’t need me to fight
“Can THE MESSIAH be eaten by a rat? What for Him,” replied this man.
KIND of a Messiah do you have?" Perhaps the “WHAT? You don’t FIGHT for your
answer is in II Corinthians 11:3-4: “But I fear, God,” exclaimed the Moslem in shocked
lest by any means, as the serpent beguiled Eve disbelief. “Why, what kind of a God do you
through his subtilty, so-your minds should be have, that you don’t fight for Him? Every
corrupted from the simplicity that is in Christ. Moslem believes in his god so much that he will
For if he that cometh preacheth ANOTHER go out and FIGHT FOR HIM!"
JESUS, whom we have not preached...." “Yes, I know,” replied the man. “You
I heard of a man who met a staunch have to fight to PROTECT your god, because he
believer in the Moslem religion. A discussion can’t protect himself or do anything for you. But
followed regarding the relative merits of the my God is a LIVING GOD -- the all-powerful,
Bible and the Koran -- of Yeshua and of
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