Islam And Islam : The Spread Of Islam

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In Islam the followers believe in the god Allah. Muslims believe that Muhammad was Allah's messenger. Some other things they believe is there is only one god and that is Allah, believe in equality, and everything happens in Allah’s will. The purpose of life is to live in a way that pleases Allah so one day you will gain paradise afterlife. Muslims do not eat pork of any kind. Islam can be traced all the way back to 7th century saudi arabia. Allah gave the Quran to the angel Gabriel and he gave it to prophet Muhammad and he introduced islam in 610 A.D. Islam existed before Muhammad but it had about 70 families that followed it. Some famous people who followed this religion was Muhammed Ali, Kevin Gates, and Akon.
Islam spread through the world rapidly and is now the 2nd largest religion in the world. When the last prophet and messenger of Allah, Muhammad passed away in 632 A.D. was the start of the spread of Islam. The Muslim empire conquered many countries in the world and many people heard about them and their religion and many came to believe in the religion of islam.
The Qur'an said that there must be "no compulsion in religion." In Islam it is allowed to marry someone from another religion if they wanted to. A conflict between islam and jews or better known as Israel vs Palestine. The conflict started in the 20th century and they have is they are fighting over holy land and the won’t settler to share the land.
Islam has about 1.6 billion people following the

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