World history Essay

Submitted By rachelherrera
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In what ways is the Holy Land an important site for all three monotheistic faiths?
Because all three of them have their Holly land located in Jerusalem. Jerusalem is considered their holly land because all three of them were originated there. All three of them have a significant place located in Jerusalem.
The three major monotheistic religions are sometimes described as branches of the same family tree. If this is true, how would you describe the trunk of the tree?
The three major monotheistic religions are said to have originated from the same family tree because they started from one same person. It started with Abraham who had two kids one of them Isaac and the other one Ishmael. Judaism and Christianity claim to have started from Isaac and Islam claims to have started from Ishmael.
How are the three major holy books of the monotheistic faiths both similar and different?
The Torah, which is from the Jews, is like the bible because it has included the frost five books from the bible called the Old Testament. They are all different, the Torah is based on revelations given to Moses, the bible is based on teachings from Jesus, the Quran is based on teachings of good given to Muhammad though angel Gabriel.
How are the basic beliefs of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam alike?
The monotheistic religions of Judaism, Christianity and Islam have several beliefs that are alike. For example, they all believe in one God and in an afterlife. Another similarity lies in their holy books. Although the name of the books are different in each religion, they still talk about prophets such as Abraham, which is know to have started these religions.
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