In this Unit we will learn about: Christianity
Rome conquered the entire eastern Mediterranean, including the region of Judea.
The people of Judea were diferent from all others who lived in the Roman Empire. They have a monotheistic region and they were waiting for the life of a king sent by God.
The arrival of Jesus
Yeshua (Jesus) born during the reign of Octavian Caesar Augustus. Jesus grew up and lived a big part of his life in Nazareth, in the region of Galilee, with his parents, Mary and Joseph.
In the Gospels, Jesus is introduced as the son of God,he was raised with the rules of the Jewish religion. When he was 30 he started the preaching.
The teachings of Jesus: Belief in one God, Love God and respect his word. Love your neighbor -Equality -Forgiveness -Generosity
The death of Jesus
Many people that heard his teachings believed that he was the king sent by God. But some people were disappointed because Jesus didn't want to fight with the Romans. Jesus criticized the Jewish religious authorities and they conspired against him and condemned Him to death.