Islam in Christian History

Islam in Christian History

Answer any ONE of the following questions, based on this week’s assigned readings. Please make specific references to the readings.
1) How did Christians fit the rise of Islam and the Muslim conquests into a Christian view of history? 2) How did Christians relate Islam to biblical history and prophecy? 3) How did Christian views of history facilitate or distort Christian understanding of the new faith? 4) How and why did Christians of different regions respond differently to Islam?