Islam and Judaism

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Islam and Judaism Islam and Judaism are the most common religions in the world. Both religions are monotheistic which means that only believe in one God. Islam’s holy book is called Qur'an, a text considered by word of God in Arabic Allah and by the teachings. Sunnah consists of Hadith of Muhammad, considered by Muslims to be the last prophet of God. A synonym name for Islam is called a Muslim. Muslims believe that God is one and it cannot be contrasted to anything or created by anyone and the purpose of existence in life is to love and serve God. Muslims also believe that Islam is the complete and universal version of a primary faith that was revealed at many times and places before, including through Abraham, Moses and Jesus, whom they considered as prophets. They maintain that previous messages and revelations have been partially changed or corrupted over time, but consider the Qur'an to be both the unaltered and the final revelation of God. Judaism is the religion, philosophy and way of life of the Jewish people. Judaism originates in the Hebrew Bible also known as the Tanakh. Rabbinic Judaism believes that God revealed his laws and commandments to Moses on Mount Sinai which was located in Egypt. In the form of both the written and Oral Torah. Historically, this declaration was challenged by various groups such as the Sadducees and Hellenistic Judaism during the Second Temple period; he Karaites and Sabbateans during the early and later medieval period. According to many historians Judaism has more than 3,000 years of history. Therefore, it is one of the oldest monotheistic religions in the world, and the oldest religion that survived into the present. Islam and Judaism have common elements in both religions. One big major that is common in both religions is that Judaism and Islam are monotheistic religion which is belief in one God. According to Muslim

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