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Islamic Political History [Part 1]

I was asked a long time ago to write an article on how different sects emerged in Islam. I wrote a lot and then erased it, at times I felt like the write up wasn`t good enough at others my mentors turned it down. 2,514 more words

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The Prophet Muhammad's Eighty-Six Military Campaigns

The Prophet Muhammad’s Eighty-Six Military Campaigns I recently began rereading David Cook’s excellent work, Understanding Jihad, published by the University of California Press in 2005. 900 more words

Rise and Growth of Islam

The rise of Islam was one of the most remarkable and unexpected events in history. It was originated in the Arabian Peninsula and rapidly spread expanded from Arabia into North Africa, Asia and even Europe. 720 more words

Medieval Church History

Book Reviews: Late Antiquity in Four Books

Guest blogger Joshua Boeyen takes us on a historical journey, through the fall of the Roman Empire and the rise of the Christian Church and Islam, in four books by popular historians Peter Heather, Adrian Goldsworthy and Tom Holland. 3,609 more words


Rise of Islam


In the course of human history, there have been several main movements of religion. From the start of history, mankind has thrown away their relationship with God in the Garden of Eden and then again after Noah when humans built the Tower of Babel. 3,318 more words