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Here is a comparison between Jesus and Muhammad. Islam was created by Muhammad, the Christian faith by Jesus Christ.
|Comparison||Muhammad vs Jesus|
|War||Jesus never fought.||Muhammad fought many many times.|
|Hearing from God||When Jesus heard from God, he went to the desert to be tempted and began his ministry with boldness. (Mark 1:14-15).||When Muhammad heard from God (supposedly through an angel), he cowered, was uncertain, and wanted to commit suicide. (Quran 74:1-5)|
|Identity||Jesus claimed to be God (John 8:24; 8:58) as well as a man.
Jesus claimed to be the way, the truth, and the life. (John 14:6).
|Muhammad claimed to be a man.|
|Instructions Received||From God the Father (John 5:19)||Allegedly from an angel (Gabriel).|
|Killing||Jesus never killed anyone.||Muhammad killed many.|
|Life||Jesus had the power to take life, but never did. He restored it.||Muhammad had the power to take it, but he never restored it.|
|No one ever died in Jesus’ presence.||Many people died in Muhammad’s presence. Mohammad killed them.|
|Marriage||Jesus never married.||Muhammad had over 20 wives and even married a nine-year-old girl.|
|Ministry||Jesus received his calling from God directly. (Matt. 3:17).
Jesus received his commission in the daylight.
|Muhammad allegedly received it from an angel (Gabriel).
Muhammad received his words in the darkness of a cave.
|Ministry Length||Jesus taught for 3 1/2 years.||Muhammad taught for more than 20 years.|
|Miracles||Jesus performed many miracles including healing people, calming a storm with a command, and raising people from the dead.||Muhammad’s only alleged miracle was the Quran. The defence speak of Satan is written in the Quran.|
|Prophecy||Jesus fulfilled biblical prophecy about being the Messiah.||Muhammad did not fulfill any prophecy.|
|Sacrifice||Jesus voluntarily laid his life down for others.||Muhammad saved his own life many times and had others killed.|
|Sin||Jesus never sinned. (1 Pet. 2:22)||Muhammad was a sinner. (Quran 40:55; 48:1-2)|
|Slaves||Jesus owned no slaves.||Muhammad owned many slaves.|
|Virgin Birth||Jesus was virgin born.||Muhammad was not virgin born.|
|Voice of God||Jesus received and heard the direct voice of God. (Mark 1:10-11)||Muhammad did not receive or hear the direct voice of God. It was an angel instead.|
|Women||Jesus spoke well of women.||Muhammad said women were 1/2 as smart as men (Hadith 3:826; 2:541), that the majority in hell will be women (Had. 1:28,301; 2:161; 7:124), and that women could be mortgaged.|
Which of these two people can be considered as holy and righteous?