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Places Of Worship

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Places Of Worship

  1. 1. By Jaspar Liang 7M
  2. 2. <ul><li>Place of worship among Christians </li></ul><ul><li>Believe in the teaching of Jesus Christ </li></ul><ul><li>Usually shaped in a cross </li></ul><ul><li>Has an alter, sanctuary, choir and organ </li></ul><ul><li>Cathedrals have bishops chair </li></ul><ul><li>Sunday School on Sunday </li></ul><ul><li>Baptisms occur </li></ul><ul><li>Holy book called Bible </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Holiest place in Christendom . </li></ul><ul><li>Known in Italian as Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano </li></ul><ul><li>Located in the Vatican City. </li></ul><ul><li>Burial place of Peter. </li></ul><ul><li>Largest Church in world to date </li></ul><ul><li>5.7 acres can hold 60,000 people </li></ul><ul><li>Over 100 tombs underneath </li></ul><ul><li>Pope John Paul II one of them </li></ul><ul><li>Rebuilt in 16 th century </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>A Church </li></ul><ul><li>Michelangelo, Bernini, Vignola and Maderno all helped to design </li></ul><ul><li>All had different plans </li></ul><ul><li>Michelangelo put plans together </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>2 Billion followers </li></ul><ul><li>Largest religion </li></ul><ul><li>7 sins: Pride, greed, lust, envy, gluttony, anger and sloth </li></ul><ul><li>No mentions of cats in Bible </li></ul><ul><li>All other domestic animal mentioned </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>A Mosque is a place of worship for followers of the Islamic faith. </li></ul><ul><li>Holy book called Qur’an </li></ul><ul><li>Prayers five times daily </li></ul><ul><li>Sexes kept apart </li></ul><ul><li>Face Mecca when praying </li></ul><ul><li>Islam fastest growing religion </li></ul><ul><li>Only one god </li></ul><ul><li>Five pillars of Islam </li></ul><ul><li>Literal meaning of Islam: Peace of submission to God </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Month of fasting for Muslims </li></ul><ul><li>Wake up before sunrise and eat, eat again after sunset, no food or drink in daylight hours </li></ul><ul><li>No sexual activity </li></ul><ul><li>Pregnant, young, ill or elderly people are exempt </li></ul><ul><li>Special food </li></ul><ul><li>Many people die sickness or starvation during festival </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Celebrates end of Ramadan fasting. </li></ul><ul><li>Special song Takbir </li></ul><ul><li>Begins with first sighting of new moon </li></ul><ul><li>Fun day with special events </li></ul><ul><li>Many people die of joy or sickness </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Islam not cult, over 1.5 billion followers </li></ul><ul><li>Allah means God </li></ul><ul><li>Has 99 names </li></ul><ul><li>More references to Jesus than to Mohammed in Qur’an </li></ul>

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