One of the most commonplace assertions of an unbelieving world is that all religions are basically the same. Curiously, the place where you find this theme repeated most often is in the secular media. Why secular writers see themselves as uniquely qualified to address such a weighty subject is the topic of another discussion. But one thing we CAN say about articles asserting that all religions are basically the same is that this also is fake news.
Now it is true that all world religions do teach the same thing about how to please God—principally through obedience to some set of rules. But wait. That would be all religions except Christianity. In fact Christianity makes it abundantly clear that you can never please God solely by some human effort or by merely obeying some set of rules.
But if the way to please God is not through human effort or merit, how CAN we please Him? This is the question addressed by Dr. D. James Kennedy in his message: “Christ and Christ Alone.”
Dr. D. James Kennedy (1930-2007), founder of Truth In Action Ministries, was perhaps the “most listened-to Presbyterian minister in history” because of the outreach of pulpit through television and radio. For 48 years, Dr. Kennedy served as the senior pastor of Coral Ridge...