why was christianity founded

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  • How is Christianity really started?

  • Though most of the historical record for the start of the Christian faith is recorded in the New Testament accounts, the history of Christianity actually began with prophecy in the Old Testament. There are over 300 prophecies (predictions) that span over a period of 1000 years that are recorded in the Old Testament concerning the coming of a Jewish Messiah.

  • What are the origins of Christianity?

  • The date of origin of Christianity was in the 1st century and the date of origin of Judaism is 1300 years earlier. The origins of Christian religion began as a Jewish sect and is known as an Abrahamic religion. Christians are comprised of Roman Catholics and the many Protestant religions.

  • When did Christianity become a religion?

  • 380 CE Christianity becomes the official religion of the Roman Empire through the Edict of Thessalonica As Rome continued to decline in the 5th century C.E., Christianity began taking hold in the outer regions of the empire. Missionaries helped spread the religion as a church simply known as catholic began to take shape.

  • Why do people follow Christianity?

  • The only real reason to become a Christian, or as some say, to convert to Christianity, is because you believe with all of your heart that God exists, that his Word-the Bible-is true, and that Jesus Christ is who he says he is: I am the way and the truth and the life.