By: Caleb Schlottman

About Islam

The followers of the Islam are called Muslims. Muslims are monotheistic, (belief in one God) they believe in the God of Abraham which they call Allah. They go every Friday at noon to Mosque and worship listening to a Imam. Islams holy book is the Qur'an. The to main denominations of Islam are Sunnis and Shi'ite which differ mainly over the issue of leadership in the Muslim community. The Islam holidays are Ramadan and Eid al Fitr. The 6 key beliefs of Islam are 1.Allah is the only God 2. Belief in angles 3.belief in holy books 4. belief in the prophets 5.belief in the day of judgement 6. belief in predestination. The 5 pillars of faith are Shahadah, Salah, Zakat, Saum, and Hajj. The most holy city for Muslims is Jerusalem.