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Two Religions that represent Judaism

Islam and Christianity

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Judaism sacred book

Torah

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Laws about life and duty

Ten Commandments

4

Leaders who spoke for God

Prophets

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What is reincarnation?

When the soul is reborn

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Hindu gods

Brahman, Vishnu, Shiva

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Hindu religious text

Upanishads

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Various Yogas

Physical (excersize), knowledge, selfless deeds, devotion

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What did buddah teach?

He taught to give up selfish desires

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What does buddah mean?

Enlightened one

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Confusions beliefs

Do unto others as you would yourself, harsh ruler is worse than a tiger, BEHAVE PROPERLY

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Founder of Christianity

Jesus

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Why did Romans persecute Christians?

*SHORT ANSWER*

Fear rebellion, they threatened Roman religion, Roman leaders started to think Christianity was going to be start her than Roman gods, Christians refused to worship Roman gods

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What do world religions have in common?

Basic beliefs between right and wrong, have leaders that are seen as religious leaders

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What are important differences between these world religions?

Whether they're monotheistic or polytheistic, whether or not they have sacred texts

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What religions seem more connected to each other?

Judaism and Christianity, Hinduism and Buddahism

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Name 5 world religions

Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Buddahism, Hinduism