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PHIL 240DISCUSSIONASSIGNMENTINSTRUCTIONS#3In this final discussion, respond to the question, “Is Jesus the only way to God”? Respond to this question exploringthe uniqueness of Christ among other religions. Also, address whether or not it is proper to claim that Jesus is theexclusive path to God within a culture that has largely adopted a pluralistic approach to religion and truth. As youreply to one another in discussion, address the social and cultural ramifications in claiming that Jesus is the only wayto God. Finally, in your discussions, respond to such associated questions such as, “Is making such a claim“offensive” to those who believe otherwise?” and “Are there not common links between religions that point to onecommon God?”Many passages in the Bible tell us that Jesus is the only way to God. For example, Jesustold the disciples, "I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father exceptthrough me." (New International Version, 1973/2011, John 14:16). Our textbook notes thatRomans 2:7 is also an offer of salvation and can be applied to people without their conscienceknowledge of Christ, but they cannot be saved apart from Christ because the offer is only made
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