March 19, 2008

March 19, 2008 - Jesus main message- Embody the law; Quaran...

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Quar’an- true Koran is in Arabic, otherwise just a translation Attitude in this passage towards Jewish religion- Mohammad brought perfected version of the law, Believed no God but God, only one God, Jesus and Mohammad were just messengers How does concept of piety resemble that in the Sermon on the Mount? Piety- giving to the poor will result in going to heaven. It is extremely difficult for the rich to get into heaven Muslims believe whoever submit his will to God is a Muslim by nature
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Unformatted text preview: Jesus main message- Embody the law; Quaran has same message What advice does the passage give to Muslims who are confronted by Jews and Christians who think their religion is the only one? Hadith- word of God from profit Mohammad Islamic scholars decided what was part of Koran Sharia law- Consensus interpretations Setup like Justinian law built on previous law cases All profits, laws, from Torah to New Testament is to serve covenant, one God, embody the laws....
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2008 for the course UGC 111 taught by Professor Bono during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Buffalo.

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