Appendix H - and the prophet Muhammad. They pray to no...

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Axia College Material Appendix H Monotheistic Religion Elements Matrix Judaism Christianity Islam Countries of origin Israel 2000 years ago Israel in 33AD Saudi Arabia in the 7th century Historical figures and events Abraham The Ten Commandments Exodus out of Egypt. Jesus, Moses, Mary, the mother of Christ. The parting of the Red Sea by Moses, God coming to Mt. Sinai, and the Exodus out of Egypt. Muhammad, the messenger of God. Muhammad went into a cave to pray and received a message from God. Central beliefs The belief in one God, and revealed himself to the Israelites at Mount Sinai. Christians only believe in one God. Trinity, which consist of three persons, Father, Son, and the Holy Spirit. The Five Pillars of Faith. No god but God and the prophet Muhammad. Pray five times a day, pay zagat to the government, fast for a month, make pilgrimage to Mecca. Nature of God Believes in God, but believes that Jesus was a false messiah. Believes that God created the Universe and all things living. There is only one God, Allah
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Unformatted text preview: and the prophet Muhammad. They pray to no Idols. HUM 130 Texts Tanakh The Hebrew Bible Talmud and Mishna Kabbalah The holy Bible both Old Testament and New Testament. Also the Deutero-Canonical books. The Qur`an is the only sacred text of Islam, which was handed down by God to Muhammad. Ritual and practice Passover, Rosh Hashanah, and Yom Kippur. Hanukkah, (A form a Christmas) and Sabbath, a day of rest. Sunday mass, Christmas, Easter, Baptism, and Communion. Praying, Fasting, Pilgrimage, Charity, Purification, and Animal Sacrifices. Ethics and morality The ethic and moral views are followed by Jews in the book Torah, the first five books of the Hebrew Bible, that was given to Moses by God. The Ethics and morality of the Christian faith is to live by the words of the Bible, which is of God. To obey the Ten Commandments. The Islamic religion teaches that if you are good to each other, you will have a stronger relationship with God. HUM 130...
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This note was uploaded on 07/03/2011 for the course RELIGION HUM 130 taught by Professor Giacchino during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.

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