GCSE ISLAM: Unit 11: (Section 1- Belief and Values)

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Why is Shirk such a major sin?
Because: It is the only sin which will not be forgiven. It goes against the principle of 'Tawhid'-belief in oneness of Allah. It breaks the commitment of the Shahadah. when Muslims recite: "there is no god but Allah".
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Why is the belief of "Tawhid" important for Muslims?
Because: It is taught in the Quran. It gives Muslims a sense of purpose and direction in their life. It helps Muslims think of Allah and not themselves.It Helps them to follow the teaching and the example of Muhammad.
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Why is the belief in the creativity of Allah important for Muslims?
Because: It means that the universe and all human life are under the control of Allah. It means that life belongs to Allah. It means that Muslims are able ton recognise that the order and beauty of life come from Allah.
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Why is the belief in the compassion and mercy of Allah important for Muslims?
Because: Without this belief Muslims would feel hopeless. This belief gives Muslims courage that it is worth striving to live a good life. It strengthens their love for Allah. It shows Allah will always be fair with them and never lead them astray.
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Why is the responsibility of being a 'Khalifah' important to Muslims?
Because: It reminds them that: the world belongs to Allah. Allah gave the responsibility of people (especially Muslims) the duty to care for the world. It is their job to look after it properly and make sure it isn't misused.
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Why is the importance of 'Al- Qadr'? (Allah's control of future events)
Because: It is stated in the Quran. It was taught by the prophet Muhammad. Submitting to the will of Allah is at the heart of being a Muslim. It helps Muslims know that Allah has knowledge of everything and is in control of all events.
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Why are angels important to Muslims?
Because: They are a vital part of communicating a persons good and bad deeds to Allah on the day of judgement. The Quran mentions the important tasks which angels carry out for Allah. Many Muslims believe that the angels protect them when they pray.
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Why is the belief in Rislah important?
Because: Prophets brought the guidance of Allah to different nations. All prophets brought down the same message of Islam being a true religion, and that Allah is unchanging. All prophets prepared the way for the final prophet Muhammad.
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What is the importance of the belief in the holy books other than the Quran?
Because: They demonstrate that Allah cares for people because Allah revealed His message directly to people over time. They show that only the Quran contains the whole truth. They were revelations from Allah and should be respected.
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Why is the revelation of the Quran to Muhammad so important for Muslims?
Because: It was the time when the first words of the Quran were revealed to Muhammad. He became the final prophet of Allah because he received this message. It proves that the Quran is the exact speech of Allah. It is a great miracle of Islam.
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How does belief in Akhirah affect the lives of Muslims?
It affects their lives because: They would want to do good here so they can go to Jannah; (observe 5 pillars, learn the Quran, follow shari`ah, avoid haram things, show knidness to others, be honest and fair in life, do every action to please Allah.)
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