1. Refer to The Mosaic Course: Study guide for Lecture notes, Reflection Questions, and Exercises.

  1. Required reading for the module: The Man Who Became A Sign (Chapter 5: The Unknown God)

  1. In a World Map, identify those countries that are professed to Islamic Check the growth statistics of other religious faiths in these countries. What are your inferences?
  2. Join the Eid al-Adha celebrations of a Muslim community. Ask them about the meaning of the ritual of sacrifice according to Islam. Why was a sacrifice necessary to ransom Ishmael?

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  1. Esposito, John L. Great World Religions: Islam (Great Courses, The Learning Company)
  2. Ruthven, Malise, Linda. Islam: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press, 2012)