206 - Islam and the Bible

Exploring the beliefs of Islam
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  • Length 2 hours
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  • Languages English
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Published 7/2015 English

Course Description

In this class we continue exploring Islam. In this course we will turn from discussing its history to exploring its core beliefs. We will be discussing the six articles of faith and the five pillars of Islam. We will delve deep into why these beliefs exist and how it affects the people who practice these beliefs. We will also be looking at how these beliefs compare to the beliefs of Christianity. by the end of this course you will be better equipped to know which one is more likely the truth and be able to better articulate why you believe what you believe.

What are the requirements?

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

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand the beliefs of Islam
  • Be able to compare Islam and Christianity
  • Be able to articulate the difference between two of the worlds largest religions

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone interested in world religions
  • Anyone curious about how Christianity is different
  • Anyone who wants to better defend their faith

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Curriculum

03:33

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Course 205 is recommended before taking this course.

Section 1: The Beliefs of Islam
Introduction
Preview
01:27
Beliefs
Preview
06:57
One God
02:33
What About the Trinity
02:26
Jesus Claimed to Be God
04:06
Jesus Acted Like God
01:06
Section 2: Explaining the Trinity
The Trinity is Not Illogical
01:31
Explaining Three in One
02:48
A Little Philosphy
02:08
Is It a Problem?
01:45
Section 3: Articles of Faith
Good Deeds and Bad Deeds
02:06
Scripture
02:26
The Quran Confirms the Bible
03:59
The Quran
03:03
3 pages

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

The Prophets
01:14
The Afterlife
03:59
The Mark?
07:50
Predeterminism
02:06
Section 4: Exploring Freewill
Do We Have Free Will?
02:30
Some Freewill Humor
02:18
Freewill Deniers
01:44
Theories on Freewill
02:22
Section 5: Five Pillars of Islam
Islam From the Inside
04:11
Pillar of Faith
02:40
Pillar of Almsgiving
01:50
Pillar of Pilgrimage
03:29
A Look At the Pilgrimage
01:25
Pillar of Naskh
03:12
Abrogation
06:10
The Pillar of Jihad
02:11
3 pages

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

Section 6: How to Respond to Islam
A Letter to ISIS
03:41
What is a Good Response
04:28
Is Lying Good According to Islam
03:34
Islam is Growing
07:19
Why Do People Believe?
01:20
Reaching Out
02:33
How Are Women Treated?
03:03
What Rights Do Women Have?
04:07
What is the Difference Between Islam and Christianity?
04:19
Section 7: Answer Keys & Additional Resources
Downloadable Article Answer Key - Bible versus Quran
1 page
Downloadable Article Answer Key - Battle of Badr
1 page
Section 8: Next / Previous Course for 2-Year 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.

Instructor Biography

Creation Today, Leaders in Creation Science Education

Creation Today seeks to impact individuals to know and defend our faith in Creator God and to wholeheartedly experience and share Him through the foundations of Scripture.

As a leading, international Christian-apologetics ministry desiring to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the entire world, Creation Today is committed to excellence, producing some of the most requested resources available on creation, apologetics, and evangelism.

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