REL134 Week 4 – Week 4 Knowledge Check
Islam particularly stresses
o oneness of God.
o having only one wife.
o pilgrimage to Jerusalem once in a lifetime.
o prayer twice each day.
Islam literally means
Observant Muslims do not allow
o interracial marriage.
Muslims trace themselves back ultimately to what great patriarch?
A remembrance of what Muhammad said or did is called
Regarding the afterlife, Muslims believe
o in reincarnation until one reaches perfection.
o in heaven and hell.
o the soul ascends to the top of the universe.
o the individual dissolves into the divine essence.
Muhammad was born and raised in
Which country had a large Muslim population for almost 800 years?
The Islamic month of fasting is called
The chanter who calls people to prayer is called