An easy-to-understand pocket reference guide. Gain a brief overview of the historical and doctrinal backgrounds of the world's major religious groups in this full-color pocket guide. The book emphasizes the uniqueness of Christianity, while highlightinghow it differs from other world religions such as Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, and, Confucianism. The book also examines smaller religious groups such as the Mormons, Jehovah's Witnesses, Seventh Day Adventists, Christian Scientists, and Unitarians. It takes a glance at Roman Catholicism as well as numerous Protestant Christian groups, and it concludes with a section stressing the distinctive role that Jesus Christ plays in the history of world religion.