Furthermore, the quran acquaints us with some events from the life of jesus which have not yet happened that is because jesus lived six centuries before the revelation of the quran hudhayfah ibn usayd al-ghifari said, the messenger of allah (saas) came to us all of a sudden as we were (busy in a discussion. Karen armstrong talked about her book [muhammad: a prophet for our time], published by harpercollins in the [eminent lives] series. Most live in asia and africa, with more than 50 percent of the world's muslims living in indonesia, india, bangladesh, pakistan, nigeria, iran, turkey, and egypt the major division muslims are united in their belief in one god, the qur'an as god's revelation, and muhammad as god's final prophet they find. My own role, with the marvellous dr shuruq naguib was to lead a workshop on ' jesus, muhammad, and gender', considering some of the most valuable discussions had to do with painfully basic modern questions: a christian priest wanting to understand better what it is like to live in britain as a veiled. He isn't at all reliable compared to paul, for one thing, paul doesn't dwell on the life of jesus before his resurrection at all: his masterpiece, the epistles to did not bother having a civil discussion with any authentic church elders to determine who jesus really is, but instead relied on war and forced conversions to start his. The quran was revealed by god to prophet muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him), and memorized and written down in his lifetime today, anyone encyclopedia britannica notes that none of the sources of his life and work can be traced to jesus himself he did not leave a single known written word also, there. Najran has the protection of god and the pledges of muhammad, the prophet, to protect their lives, faith, land, property, those who are absent and those who are present, and their clan and allies they need not change anything of their past customs no right of theirs or their religion shall be altered no bishop, monk or. Muhammad claimed to be a man instructions received, from god the father ( john 5:19), allegedly from an angel killing, jesus never killed anyone muhammad killed many life, jesus had the power to take life but never did he restored it muhammad had the power to take it, but he never restored it.
Barrack liked the discussion and came back the next week, which began a study on jesus as the son of god the purpose of this article isn't to give a lengthy treatise contrasting the totality of the lives and teachings of jesus and muhammad, but to evaluate each one's claim to be god's prophet. Beyond the complexities of theology and belief, surprisingly similar legends— neither story is in the bible or the qur'an—arose around mary and muhammad stemming from the fact that both had to flee for their lives according to medieval tradition, as mary, joseph and the baby jesus fled from king herod. Stephen j shoemaker investigates contradictory traditions about the end of muhammad's life in the islamic and non-islamic sources of the seventh and eighth this sharp contrast with the study of early islam is seen quite clearly in f e peters's recent comparative study, jesus and muhammad, where the discussion of.
Muhammad and jesus are the founders of the two largest religions in the world and two of the most influential people in the history of the world both men serve not only as founders but also the ideal models whose lives are to be emulated by all their followers what kind of lives did they live what example. Understanding jesus and muhammad what the ancient texts say about them bernie power events surrounding the lives of jesus and muhammad of the discussion however, if the other sources are used, we find many clues about muhammad and his life in the qur'an, as outlined in this chapter the. (3) it is only for the medinan period, from the hijrah to the prophet 's death in 632 ce, that the life of the “historical muḥammad” can be reconstructed with moderate wrapped in a shroud, informed him that god was calling him to be a prophet, and then recited this sūrah, which other sources say was the first to be revealed. But christians generally engage in this discussion because they have been prompted to do so by the other discussion, the conversation with muslims but it is quite different with the christian view of muhammad, because muhammad lived 600 years after christ and christians cannot simply read off a.
By shabir ally according to the bible, god said to moses, on whom be peace: “i will raise up for them a prophet like you from among their brothers i will put my words in his mouth, and he will tell them everything i command him” (the holy bible, new international version, deuteronomy chapter 18, verse. Respect for muhammad does not equal compromise of the gospel message in fact, respectfully discussing muhammad can lead to rich discussion about jesus always seek to lead the discussion to christ one woman answers the question this way: “i think muhammad was a great man, because he said. The prosaic answer is that he was 1) a successful prophet and 2) a successful politician for example, i understand that after 9/11 there was a great deal of discussion among salafis — that is, among muslim fundamentalists of that streak — about what in 9/11 was and wasn't justified you had a whole. The qur'an tells us next to nothing about muhammad (at least, not explicitly) our earliest detailed biographical source for the prophet of islam is ibn ishaq's life of muhammad, which was written more than a century after muhammad's death modern muslims, however, have declared that ibn ishaq's.
The qur'an, the holy book of islam, provides very little detail about muhammad's life however, the hadiths, or sayings of the prophet, which were largely compiled in the centuries following muhammad's death, provide a larger narrative for the events in his life (although there is significant debate in the muslim world as to. That's all good and all, but these adult cartoons make fun of jesus, but i never saw one make a joke of muhammad this topic is locked from further discussion if you feel christianity is being single out is because where you live christianity is the prominent religion and the one people are gonna be against if they are. A conversation about islam and terrorists, western responsibility and the world in which we live lisette thooft 18 januari 2015 is there any difference between jesus and muhammad in terms of violence – or in other words, how do you explain that most terrorism now is inspired by the islam “terrorism has nothing to do.
- join peter kreeft, professor of philosophy at boston college, and zeki saritoprak, director of bediuzzaman said nursi chair in islamic studies at john carroll university, as they explore each others faiths, articulate their own spiritual journeys, and reflect on any common ground. In conversations i've had with muslims, a frequent topic of discussion is muhammad is “the seal of the prophets” they add that both moses and jesus predicted his arrival christians, however, find it difficult to “find” muhammad in their bible while some muslims cite john (14: 16-17) as proof that jesus. Prior to the start of his mission, prophet muhammad had encounters with some christians on a personal basis in his daily life as a pious merchant of makka however, these interactions consisted of occasional meetings and talks for the most part they did not include any serious discussions or long-lasting communications. Meccan traders throughout the middle east moreover, christian zoroastrian, and jewish tribes lived in arabia (pp 6–7) perhaps those very priests or some others discussed the religion of jesus with muhammad, which had by then divided itself into several sects and parties ironically, such influences.