Study of Islam
April 26, 2017
- Why study Islam?
- Definition of terms
- Facts of Islam
- Abraham – the connection between Judaism, Christianity and Islam
II. Five Pillars of Islam
- The Profession of Faith
- The Five Daily Prayers
- Pilgrimage to Mecca
Question: Why is there such animosity between Muslims and Christians?
Question: What is a “jihad”?
- Literally means “to struggle,” or “striving in the cause of Allah”
- Large scale – any struggle undertaken to please Allah or support Islam
- Common usage – taking up arms in defense of Allah and Islam
Question: What is the role of women in the Islamic faith?
Question: Is the God of Islam the same as our God?