TITLE

The Concept of Karma in Hinduism and Christianity: An Appraisal

AUTHOR(S)
Alamu, Akiti Glory
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Asia Journal of Theology;Oct2009, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p244
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses an argument that belief in karma by the Hindus and Christians is not rooted in paganism but in rebirth and the omnipresence of God. The karma in Hinduism is believed to be achieved by following the examples of God and be able to correct mistakes. Christianity on the other hand, teaches the belief that man is judged before God when he dies. The theology scholars who examined scriptures in the New Testament attest that there are passages that relate to karma.
ACCESSION #
44303619

 

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