206 - Islam and the Bible
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206 - Islam and the Bible

Exploring the beliefs of Islam
4.0 (3 ratings)
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Created by Kevin Conover
Last updated 2/2016
English
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Includes:
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 3 Articles
  • 6 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • 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
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Requirements
  • Viewing other courses in the World Religions series may be helpful but not required
  • Taking notes is encouraged but not required
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.

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone interested in world religions
  • Anyone curious about how Christianity is different
  • Anyone who wants to better defend their faith
Curriculum For This Course
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2-Year Apologetic Curriculum Introduction: Why Educate for Life? (video)
2 Lectures 03:47

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

Preview 03:33

Course 205 is recommended before taking this course.

Have you taken 205?
00:14
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The Beliefs of Islam
6 Lectures 18:35


One God
02:33

What About the Trinity
02:26

Jesus Claimed to Be God
04:06

Jesus Acted Like God
01:06
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Explaining the Trinity
4 Lectures 08:12
The Trinity is Not Illogical
01:31

Explaining Three in One
02:48

A Little Philosphy
02:08

Is It a Problem?
01:45
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Articles of Faith
9 Lectures 26:43
Good Deeds and Bad Deeds
02:06

Scripture
02:26

The Quran Confirms the Bible
03:59

The Quran
03:03

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

Article 1: Bible Verses the Quran (downloadable)
3 pages

The Prophets
01:14

The Afterlife
03:59

The Mark?
07:50

Predeterminism
02:06
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Exploring Freewill
4 Lectures 08:54
Do We Have Free Will?
02:30

Some Freewill Humor
02:18

Freewill Deniers
01:44

Theories on Freewill
02:22
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Five Pillars of Islam
9 Lectures 25:08
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

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

Article 2: Battle of Badr (downloadable)
3 pages
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How to Respond to Islam
9 Lectures 34:24
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
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Answer Keys & Additional Resources
2 Lectures 00:00
Downloadable Article Answer Key - Bible versus Quran
1 page

Downloadable Article Answer Key - Battle of Badr
1 page
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About the Instructor
Kevin Conover
4.4 Average rating
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2,107 Students
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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.