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Rel 101 (Islam 2): Content Outline Islam: Muhammad and contemporary spiritual practices Thursday, Nov 12 Assigned reading: Molloy, Ch 10, pp. 430-434, 465-469 (“Architecture”). I. Belief system -the Shahadah -tawhid -angels -prophets: Abraham; Moses; Jesus -the People of the Book -bodily resurrection -final judgment II. Spiritual Practices A. Salat (prayer) -muezzin; mosque/masjid; minaret; mihrab -“Allahu akbar” -the Friday mid-day prayer B. Sawm -Ramadan -fasting; iftar -Id al-Fitr III. Ethics -Zakat
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Unformatted text preview: : the Five Pillars of Islam Salat: prayer Pray 5 times a day and the time differs throughout the year depending on where you live Prayers can be preformed anywhere 5 set times a day Mid-day Friday prayer- all Muslim men go to the moss and participate in a communal prayer-Sermon given-If in a larger moss, it’s done by the Imam (leader of local Moss)-Women watch the kids, prepare the food, and couldn’t go to moss-Muezzin- person who issues the called prayer-...
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