These questions are shared by all religions, but on a more fundamental level, religions are all completely different because they give mutually exclusive answers to these questions therefore, according to the law of non-contradiction, they cannot all be true at the same time and in the same context. All other religions of the world are fundamentally just one religion—one of salvation by works each religion sets up a particular set of religious rites, of commands and restrictions, and of ethical principles to follow, and then teaches that if a man does these things he will be saved. Are all religions basically the same with abdu murray aren’t all religions beautiful myths based on faith that all teach basically the same thing be a good person, love your neighbour, care. In college i had a friend who loved to argue that all religions are basically the same he described the situation this way, “pretty much every religion is about moving from the imperfect physical world to the perfect spiritual realm some call it heaven, others nirvana, and so on” there are several versions of this idea out there.
To overcome this difficulty, hick attempts to explain four critical factors: (1) people are inherently religious (2) the substantial diversity of the content of religious beliefs (3) that religious beliefs are not an illusion and (4) that basically every religion positively changes its followers' lives.
Curious commonalities among all world religions segment 3: hulu’s “the path” explores how people end up in cults segment 4: how tonight’s ncaa basketball game is an example of alexis de tocqueville’s observations of the people’s role in making america great.
Historian rodney stark explains why the theology of god in different religions produces very different religions all religions cannot basically be the same because their gods are not the same some religions don’t even have a deity the kind of god one believes in determines whether or not morality is.
So all religions are just describing the same god in different ways thus they conclude that all religions are basically the same despite their differences there is another way people think that religions are all basically the same.