Task

    You have been chosen to go on a pilgrimage of Southwest Asian countries. On your journey you will gather information about the following religions: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.

    Upon the completion of your research you should be able to provide the following information about all three religions:
*Beginnings (When did it begin? Where did it begin? Who did it start with? How did it spread?)
*Supreme being (Who is the supreme being of each? What are they called?)
*Sacred Book (What is the name of their holy text?)
*Religious Practices/Worship (What are some unique practices to each religion? How do they each worship God?)
*Holidays/Holy Days (What are some recognized holidays and/or holy days for each religion? What occurs during them?)
*Place of worship (Where do members of each religion meet or congregate to worship God?)
*Holy Sites/Religious Center (Where are some significant locations for each religion? Why are they so important?)
*Symbol (What symbols are associated with each religion?)

    Once you have completed your research you should be able to compare the similarities and differences between each religion. In addition, you should be able to identify possible sources of conflict between each group.



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