01.02 Travel Journal Big IdeasWhat I learnedWhat are the world’s three major monotheistic religions? Judaism, Christianity and Islam Began in Southwest Asia What area is sacred to all three major monotheistic religions, and why is it important to each? Jerusalem - contains many houses of worship, known as the Holy Land; Jews face it when the pray, christians prophets lived, taught and died there, for Muslims it is also land of many prophets and Muhammads journey Where did Judaism, Christianity, and Islam first emerge? - Southwest Asia Judaism: 1300 BCE in Sinai peninsula and Jerusalem Christianity: 33 CE in Bethlehem and Jerusalem Islam: 622 CE in Mecca and Jerusalem From what common patriarch do Judaism, Christianity, and Islam all trace their roots? Describe the family tree diagram in the lesson. Jerusalem They all belong to the same religious family tree; man named Abraham started the family nearly 4,000 years ago in a land known then as Canaan
Who are some of the most important figures in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam?