I find myself asking this question whenever I read through certain scriptures in the Old Testament – How can Judaism ignore the prophecies which Jesus…
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Judaism and Christianity: How Are they Similar and Different?
It is obvious that Judaism and Christianity are very closely tied together. After all, Judaism was the religion of the people before Christ, and Jesus himself was Jewish. But how are these two world views different? Why has Judaism continued today when Jesus came to change the status quo?
In these articles we will examine the two world views on their similarities and differences. They are very interconnected because they come from the same origins, i.e. Abraham. More specifically, we will look at the Old Testament prophecies and how they described the soon coming Messiah. In doing so, we might discover that the Jewish texts and scriptures described Jesus Christ as the Messiah to a T. This will then beg the question, why do Jews not believe in Jesus? How can Judaism ignore the Old Testament prophecies of the Messiah being Jesus Christ?