World Religions in a Nutshell
There are 14 million Jewish people in the world today with 6 million in U.S. and 5 million in Israel. Judaism is the 6th largest religion in the world. They believe in one God. Orthodox Jews believe in the Torah which is the first 5 books of the Old Testament. They believe in the rest of the Old Testament but especially the first 5 books. There are over 13 million Mormons world wide. They study the Book of Mormon and The Bible but put the Book of Mormon ahead of the bible and have different believes than main stream Christians. Jehovah Witnesses have 6 million members and go knocking on doors to tell people about God and Jesus but have their own special view about the bible and celebrating birthdays, etc. Islam is the worlds second largest religion with 1.5 billion followers. It is the youngest and fastest growing religion. Hinduism is third largest religion. Reincarnation, yoga, and being one with God are taught. It is oldest religion. 375 million people follow Buddhism which promotes non violence and tolerance without any accountability to God. Atheism is not believing in God and this is what some people follow. Christians believe in God and Jesus and the bible and are found throughout the world. Christians are suppose to be Christ like but do fall short of the Glory of God. God is God and people are people.