Unformatted text preview: G-d accepts apology • Ten commandments • Societies laws must be obeyed • Humans can be either good or evil • Children of Abraham Differences: • Muslims believe that Christ was not crucified/resurrected o Right before he died G-d put a figure that looked like him in his place and took Jesus up to Heaven • Judaism is based on the unique historical event of a divine revelation experienced by the entire nation o Whereas Islam is based on the prophetic claims of a single individual who subsequently convinced others to follow his ways. • Talmudic tradition says that while Abraham's son Isaac became the forefather of the Jewish people o Islamic line is descended from Abraham's other son Ishmael. • In Qur’an G-d speaks to Adam and Eve together...
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2008 for the course HIST 306k taught by Professor Spellberg during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas.
- Spring '08