Presentation on theme: "Birthplace of Three Religions"— Presentation transcript:
1 Birthplace of Three Religions Chapter 15, Section 4 Pg. 435 to 439
2 Terms & Names Abraham Judaism Jesus Christianity Muhammad Islam Muslim Qur’an or Koran
3 Three ReligionsJerusalem - Holy city to all three religions for different reasonsMonotheistic - belief in ONE godPolytheistic - belief in MANY godsAll three religions got their start in SOUTHWEST ASIA (MIDDLE EAST)
5 Abraham & the Origin of Judaism Hebrew people were the first MONOTHEISTSThey believed in a God called YAHWEHYAHWEH spoke to ABRAHAMABRAHAM was told to go from Ur to Canaan (today this is Israel)ABRAHAM’S descendants are known as Jews, and they practice JUDAISM
7 Jesus & The Birth of Christianity Jesus was JEWISHBorn in Bethlehem, which was in Palestine today known as IsraelHis story is told in the BIBLEJesus was believed to be the MESSIAHToday, a small number of CHRISTIANS live in the Middle East
9 Muhammad, The Prophet of Islam Muhammad was born in Mecca, S.A.Born 600 years after Jesus’ deathAt the age of 40, Muhammad had his first conversation with the angel GabrielFor 22 years, the conversations continuedThe Qu’ran or Koran tells of the stories told to Muhammad
10 ISLAM: HISTORY & TEACHING OF THE PROPHEY MUHAMMAD
11 Challenge Time...Do you know the basic knowledge surrounding the 3 religions?Here comes a quick 5 minute quiz! STARR studied and has been waiting all week for this quiz!
12 AGENDA BOOK - HWENRICHED VOCABULARYCH. 15, SECT. 4BOOK IS NEEDED!