Unformatted text preview: Arabia with his new religious philosophy. Precepts of Islamic religion A. In many ways it’s an embellishment of beliefs found in Judaism and Christianity. B. Monotheistic (one god; Allah) C. Revelations occur through the profits; Abraham, Moses, and Jesus D. Earthly and worldly things are profane E. Allah’s will is absolute and all-powerful Model of Islam is in the Quran; holy book containing the teaching revealed by Allah to Muhammad. There are 5 pillars of Islam 1. Repeated expression of the basic creed, called Shahada 2. Ritual daily prayer, Sawat; duty of cleansing while facing Mecca, 5 times a day 3. Almsgiving...
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