205 - A History of Judaism and Islam
What you'll learn
- Understand a timeline of Jewish History
- Understand a timeline of the history of Islam
- Viewing other courses in the World Religions series may be useful but not required
- Taking notes is encouraged but not required
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 this course is for:
- Anyone curious about the history of World Religions
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, 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.