205 - A History of Judaism and Islam

A Timeline of Two Major World Religions
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  • Lectures 32
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 9/2015 English

Course Description

This is the fifth lesson in the World Religions Class series. In this lesson you will learn about the histories of two of the world's major religions. You will get an overview of the timeline of both Judaism and Islam. We will discuss topics like:

  • Who are the founders
  • When were these religions founded
  • What are their sacred writings
  • What beliefs do they hold

We hope you will join us for this exciting and information packed class. We hope that you will gain the knowledge you need to understand these major religions and that it will inspire you to further explore world religions.

What are the requirements?

  • Viewing other courses in the World Religions series may be useful but not required
  • Taking notes is encouraged but not required

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand a timeline of Jewish History
  • Understand a timeline of the history of Islam

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone curious about the history of World Religions

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Course 204 is recommended before taking this course.

Section 1: History of Judaism
History of Judaism
Under Greece and Rome
Outlawed and Persecuted
Section 2: Late to Modern History
History in the Middle Ages
In the Modern Age
Israel Refounded
A Cup of Trembling
Section 3: What Might the Future Hold
World War
The Temple Rebuilt
Increase in Knowledge
Increase in Wickedness
Increased Persecution
5 pages

Take the follow-up article quiz after reading this article.

Section 4: History of Islam
History of Islam
Mohammad's Family
Early Converts
Authors of the Quran
Mohammad's Journey
Mohammad's Wives
Experts Debate
Section 5: Later History
Mohammad's Death
Sunni and Shia
The Spread of Islam
Article 2: Six Day War (downloadable)
4 pages
Section 6: Answer Keys & Additional Resources
Downloadable Article Answer Key - Variants within Judaism
2 pages
Downloadable Article Answer Key - Day War of 1967
2 pages
Section 7: Next / Previous Course for 2-Year Curriculum

Proceed to the next course to continue Unshakable, the 2-Year Apologetic Curriculum.


If needed, go back to the previous course & continue Unshakable, the 2-Year Apologetic Curriculum.

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Instructor Biography

Kevin Conover, Christian Apologetics Teacher

Kevin Conover lives in San Diego with his wife and three kids. He earned his BA from the University of California San Diego where he was also the commencement speaker. He earned a Masters Degree in Divinity from Trinity Biblical University and is currently working towards a Masters Degree in Apologetics from Biola University.

He taught Christian apologetics at Horizon Christian High School for four years and was voted by the students as teacher of the year four years in a row. He is currently in his third year of teaching apologetics at Christian High School which is associated with Shadow Mountain Church and Pastor David Jeremiah.

Kevin is a volunteer assistant pastor at Skyline Church with Dr. Jim Garlow, a frequent guest host on the Bob Siegel radio show, and speaks at a variety of events on the truth of the Bible. He is the founder of a Christian education ministry, Educate For Life, which helps people know why the Bible is the only book that can credibly be called God's Word.

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