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Pre-Colonial Africa and Religion. Unit 2 Chapter 7 Section 1 Unit 2 Chapter 7 Section 3. Timeframe. Axum: 330 CE – King Ezana converts to Christianity 641 CE – Arab forces conquer Egypt By 700 CE, most of North Africa is Islamic Axum and North Africa exist peacefully

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pre colonial africa and religion

Pre-Colonial Africa and Religion

Unit 2 Chapter 7 Section 1

Unit 2 Chapter 7 Section 3

timeframe
Timeframe
  • Axum: 330 CE – King Ezana converts to Christianity
  • 641 CE – Arab forces conquer Egypt
    • By 700 CE, most of North Africa is Islamic
  • Axum and North Africa exist peacefully
  • By 1300’s, tensions rise between Islam and Christianity
    • Each trying to conquer trade routes in Africa
how do conversions take place
How do conversions take place?
  • Trade
    • Traders of the Islamic faith converting individual merchants
  • Leaders not initially converting to Islam
  • Conflict in East Africa
    • Christianity already established
    • Islam and traditional values oppose one another
  • Central and Southern Africa converted by 1400’s
  • More converts in East Africa by 1100-1200’s
    • Upper class