Religious History Review

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Religious History Review
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Judaism, Christianity and Islam
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  1. What was the first monotheistic religion?
    Judaism
  2. What is the religious text of Judaism?
    Torah
  3. What is the religious text of Islam as told by Gabriel to Muhammad?
    Qur'an
  4. What is the religious text of Christianity?
    Bible
  5. Who is the most important prophet of Islam?
    Muhammad
  6. According to the 3 religions, what is a prophet?
    A person who hears the voice of God and spreads his message.
  7. According to the 3 religions, whose faith did God test by asking him to sacrifice his son?
    Abraham
  8. Followers of Islam are called _____.
    Muslims
  9. What was the Muslim Empire that ruled parts f Africa, Europe and Asia up until 1924?
    Ottoman Empire
  10. Which of the religions is the oldest?
    Judaism
  11. According to Christianity, Jesus rose from the dead on a Sunday after his crucifixion.  His resurrection is celebrated on this holiday?
    Easter
  12. Which of the religions is the youngest?
    Islam
  13. According to the Torah, which person freed his people from slavery by parting the sea and leading them back to the Promised Land?
    Moses
  14. Which religion maintains that Jesus was the Messiah?
    Christianity
  15. In 622 CE Muhammad fled from this important city to escape an assassination.
    Mecca
  16. Which of the religions believes in the 5 Pillars?
    Islam
  17. Which of the religions believes in the importance of prophets?
    All 3
  18. Which of the religions has a history of exile and slavery?
    Judaism
  19. According to Christianity, what is the role of Jesus' disciples?
    Spread Jesus's message
  20. What are the Gospels?
    Life of Jesus
  21. Jews believe this person was chosen by God to lead the ancient Hebrews out of Egypt and into the Promised Land.
    Moses
  22. Where did all three religions begin
    Southwest Asia (middle East)
  23. Who is the first Jew or the Father of Judaism?
    Abraham
  24. What are the five pillars of Islam?
  25. This is a government based on religious laws/customs?
    Theocracy
  26. Who succeeded Muhammad and spread the word of God?
    Caliphs
  27. Christians believe him to be the savior that was promised in Jewish scripture.
    Jesus
  28. How is Islam different than the other 2 religions?
    • 1.  Quran
    • 2.  Muhammad is main prophet
  29. This is the birthplace of Muhammad; holiest Islamic city.
    Mecca
  30. What are two similarities of the 3 religions?
    • 1.  1 God
    • 2.  Religious text
  31. How is Judaism different than the other two religions?
    • 1.  Torah
    • 2.  Savior hasn't come yet
  32. How is Christianity different than the other two religions?
    • 1.  Jesus in Messiah
    • 2.  Bible

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