205 - A History of Judaism and Islam
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205 - A History of Judaism and Islam

A Timeline of Two Major World Religions
3.7 (3 ratings)
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108 students enrolled
Created by Kevin Conover
Last updated 2/2016
English
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Includes:
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 3 Articles
  • 4 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Understand a timeline of Jewish History
  • Understand a timeline of the history of Islam
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Requirements
  • Viewing other courses in the World Religions series may be useful but not required
  • Taking notes is encouraged but not required
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.

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone curious about the history of World Religions
Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 32 Lectures Collapse All 32 Lectures 02:30:38
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2-Year Apologetic Curriculum Introduction: Why Educate for Life? (video)
2 Lectures 03:46

Why are Christian kids leaving the Church after high school? Take 3 minutes & watch the video.

Preview 03:33

Course 204 is recommended before taking this course.

Have you taken 204?
00:13
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History of Judaism
4 Lectures 10:55
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Late to Modern History
4 Lectures 22:57
History in the Middle Ages
05:44

In the Modern Age
03:24

Israel Refounded
04:59

A Cup of Trembling
08:50
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What Might the Future Hold
6 Lectures 30:50
World War
06:29

The Temple Rebuilt
03:43

Increase in Knowledge
09:02

Increase in Wickedness
07:32

Increased Persecution
04:04

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

Article 1: Variants in Judaism (downloadable)
5 pages
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History of Islam
8 Lectures 55:36
History of Islam
06:03

Mohammad's Family
08:50

Early Converts
06:21

Authors of the Quran
03:40

Mohammad's Journey
05:02

Mohammad's Wives
06:01

Experts Debate
10:03

Jealousy
09:36
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Later History
4 Lectures 13:31
Mohammad's Death
03:46

Sunni and Shia
04:24

The Spread of Islam
05:21

Article 2: Six Day War (downloadable)
4 pages
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Answer Keys & Additional Resources
2 Lectures 00:00
Downloadable Article Answer Key - Variants within Judaism
2 pages

Downloadable Article Answer Key - Day War of 1967
2 pages
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2 Lectures 00:24

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Next Course for 2-Year Curriculum
00:10

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Previous Course for 2-Year Curriculum
00:13
About the Instructor
Kevin Conover
4.6 Average rating
262 Reviews
2,094 Students
32 Courses
Christian Apologetics Teacher

Kevin Conover is the host of Educate for Life radio, a weekly program that airs in San Diego, California, on 1210 AM KPRZ and on You Tube-Educate for Life Video. He's interviewed many experts including organic synthetic chemist, Dr. James Tour, one of the top 50 scientists in the world, ADF President, CEO, and General Counsel Michael Farris, world renowned brain surgeon, Dr. David Levy, world wide evangelist Will Graham, and expert on human sexuality, Dr.Christopher Yuan, who is also a former homosexual, among many others. He frequently speaks at events on the truth of the Bible and is the founder of Educate for Life, a Christian education ministry, which helps people know why the Bible is the only book that can credibly be called God's Word.

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 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 sixth year of teaching apologetics at Christian High School which is associated with Shadow Mountain Church and Pastor David Jeremiah.