1.“There is no god but God, and Muhammad is the Messenger of God.” This sentence is known as the:
2.A distinctive feature of Orthodox Christianity is the veneration of:
3.Abraham and Ishmael built the holiest sanctuary in Islam, known as the:
4.According to Sunnis, Muhammad did not name a successor because:
5.After the transfer of the Imperial capital to Constantinople, the bishops of Rome increasingly exploited the power vacuum in the West. They claimed more and more powers for themselves, first in the church, later in the state, too. Rome based its authority on the undisputed presence of the holy apostles ____________________, both executed and buried here.
6.As time went by, the Sufi movement became a mass movement. Sufi fraternities with a sheikh as their spiritual leader are organized like religious orders, with rules and a habit and superiors. Often, they do social, charitable, and _____________ work.
At the age of ___________, Muhammad announced that he had received divine revelations. He told only his family
and friends. And in that circle, he at length acquired a small group of believers.