one God, "Judgement Day", ethical and moral standards
Judaism, christianity and Islam believe
Which religion was the first monotheistic religion?
Who believed God spoke to Moses?
Who believes that Moses led the Hebrews out of Egypt?
A binding agreement the Hebrews accepted God as their ruler.
What is the convenant between God and the Hebrews?
Who were God's chosen people?
When was the kingdom of Israel?
When were the Hebrews exiled for the first time?
500 BC under Persian rule
When did the Hebrews return and under whose world?
AD 70 and they were exiled for the second time
When did the Hebrews revolted against the Romans and what happened
The scattering of Jews all over the world after they were exiled
What is the Diaspora?
What did the Jews called God?
Record of moral and religious laws
What is the Torah?
Laws that called for the conduct or laws for our daily lives
What are the Ten Commandments?
No they see them as religious teachers and their leaders
Does Judiasm see their leaders or prophets and leaders as Gods?
Yes people can choose between right and wrong.
Does Judiasm believe that a person is responsible for their own actions?
Leader of the Christians, born in Palestine
Who was Jesus?
Tell the story of Jesus's life
What are the Gospels?
What Christians believe that Jesus performed?
Followers of Jesus
Who were the Disciples?
They believe he was chosen by God to save the world and Israel
Why do Christians believe was the Messiah?
No He didn't
Did Jesus accept the Roman emperor as God?
Love for God, compassion for others, people who are humble, merciful, unselfish will have eternal life
What does Christianity teach?
short stories with lessons told by Christians
What is a Parable?
Torah and the new testament
What religious books do Christians follow?
People who suffer or die for their beliefs
What are Martyrs?
When did Christianity become the religion of the Roman Empire?
When was The Roman Empire divided?
It split the church into the Roman Catholic Church and the Eastern Orthodox Church
What did The Roman Empire Division do to the Christian Church?
People could be saved and have eternal life, power over their destiny and equal in the eyes of God.
What was the Appeal of Christianity?
Muslims must submit to God
What does Islam believe?
He was a prophet of God and he spread God's word.
Who was Muhammed?
At age 40
When was Muhammed contacted by the Angel Gabriel?
No, They rejected the idea of one God
Did the Arabs accept Muhammed's teachings?
The migration from Mecca to Medina- the first year of the Muslim calendar.
What is Hejira?
Belief in one God called Allah, Pray 5 times a day facing Mecca, Give Charity-Alms, Fast during Ramdan and make a pilgrimage to Mecca at least once in their lives
What are the 5 pillars of Islam?
A pilgrimage to Mecca
What is Hajj?
"Struggle" in God's Service
What is Islam sixth Pillar
The sacred book of Islam, the authority on religion, politics, law, economics and social life
What is the Koran?
Jews and Christians are people of the book and their teachings should be respected
What does Islam think about religions?
Honor Parents, Be Honest, equality of people in the eyes of God
What are Islam's-ethics?
successor to Muhammed
What was the caliph?
How many Muslims are Sunni
How many Muslims are Shiite?