Daily Archives: July 23, 2012
Catholic and Muslim Similarities
In this study, I have found a tight relationship with Catholicism. Muslims are following similar practices of Catholics in fighting off the demonic world. For example:
The Use of Holy Water —
• Catholics believe there is power in the water that is blessed by a priest or the pope.
• Muslims believe that the water from the Zamzam well in Mecca has super natural power to it.
The Use of Shrines and praying to the Dead –
• Muslims will travel great distances to visit the tombs of dead Muslims who were related to Muhammad, in hopes that by touching, kissing, or embracing it they may receive some sort of blessing or power over the Jinns.
• Catholics will do the same. My parents are Baptist Church planters in Ireland and while I was visiting them in Droghada I also visited the cathedral. On the left hand side of the cathedral is a glass chapel with a glass alter. On this alter there is a glass box which contains the mummified… Continue reading