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05b-PillarsBeliefsSlides08 - Islam's Five Pillars and the...

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Islam’s Five Pillars and the Five Bases of Faith Bases of Belief in Islam 1. ALLAH the greatest of the Pantheon of Arabian pagans is actually the only God TAWHID absolute principle and cannot be stressed how much this is THE idea behind Islam. Only one God in control of everything and everyone. Cannot be divided. To make a multiplicity of God is to commit SHIRK the only unforgivable sin in Islam 2. ANGELS Made of Pure light Genderless Perfect servants of God Not judged on Judgemennt Day because they don't sin ARCHANGELS: e.g. Gabriel (Jibril) and Michael (Mikal) Satan and Azrail JINN/JINNI (source of Geni, fanciful spirit that grants wishes) Gendered M / F Good or Bad, their choice so Judged on Judgment Day Made of pure Fire, but invisible to human eye 3. All acknowledged prophets are chosen by God Imparted with special knowledge and inspiration Abraham to Muhammad, 25 major prophets total Muhammad is the SEAL OF THE PROPHETS 4. JUDGEMENT DAY The last day of the known world
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course TRAD 101 taught by Professor Weiner during the Spring '08 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.

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