Presentation on theme: "The student will describe the cultural characteristics of Europe."— Presentation transcript:
1 The student will describe the cultural characteristics of Europe. European ReligionsSS6G11The student will describe the cultural characteristics of Europe.
2 SS6G11b. Describe the major religions in Europe; include Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
3 Essential QuestionsWhat are the characteristics of the three major religions in Europe?
4 Vocabulary Religion- Monotheistic- Patriarch- Covenant- the service and worship of God or the supernaturalthe doctrine or belief that there is but one GodFather or founderA contract
5 Judaism covenant Torah Abraham Jerusalem Judaism was established when Abraham made a ________________ with God.Their holy book is the _________________.Their patriarch of faith is:______________.Their holy city is ____________________.covenantTorahAbrahamJerusalemSynagogue
6 Judaism (con’t) Jesus Christ They believe that ____________ is the creator of all that exists.Their beliefs about ____________ differ dramatically.They do not believe that He has come to earth yet.Jesus Christ
7 ChristianityChristianity consists of ____________, ________________, and _______________.Christianity is centered around the life and teachings of __________________.The holy book they use is the ____________ (Old and New Testaments).catholicorthodoxprotestantJesusBible
8 Christianity (con’t) Believers worship in ________________. Their patriarch of faith is______________.churchesAbraham
9 Islam Muhammad Qur'an Abraham Mosque The Islamic people believe that God gave the Qur’an to ________________.Their holy book is the _________________.Their patriarch of faith is ______________.Their place of worship is a _____________.MuhammadQur'anAbrahamMosque
10 Islam (con’t)JesusThey believe that ________________ was only a prophet.They trust in the messenger ______________.Allah
11 What are the differences between Christianity, Judaism, and Islam? Discuss how these three types of religions are the same?How do different religions affect cultures?