Ch.4 Opening Ques - Kanwal Mirza Humanities 1301 Sec. 004...

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Humanities 1301 Sec. 004 9-9-07 Ch. 4 Opening Questions 1- What role did revelation play in the origins and perpetuation of these three great religions; Judaism, Christianity and Islam? Revelation was the primary inspiration for the origins of these three major world religions (pg. 91) Judaism o The revelations distinguished them as “chosen people” (pg. 92) o The Ten Commandments established fundamentals of Judaism (pg. 92) o The books of the Hebrew bible shaped Jewish identity (pg. 94) Provided foundation for Judaism, Christianity, and Islam (pg. 94) o Bible stories have also inspired many other artistic landmarks (pg. 95) Christianity o Jesus’ revelations developed and moved the religion further and emphasized different fundamentals then the Jewish religion (pg. 97) o Message of Jesus received widespread appeal (pg. 97) Islam o Built off the revelations of Abraham, Moses and Jesus to declare Muhammad as the final prophet and initiate Islam (pg. 111) o Record of the revelation became sacramental as well as ornamental (pg. 116)
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This note was uploaded on 07/05/2008 for the course HUMA 1301 taught by Professor Holt during the Fall '07 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.

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