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Posts Tagged ‘Aqidah’

Islam and the Problem of Israel: Jewish Universalism and Ethnocentrism (0)

- From Chapter 6: "Jewish Universalism and Ethnocentrism" in Ismail Raji al Faruqi, “Islam and the Problem of Israel”, Islamic Council of Europe (1980) A. Distinguishing the Revelation from Its Text From the standpoint of Islam, there can be... Read More

Islam on Its Own Terms: The Contribution of Isma’il al-Faruqi (1)

- Ralph Braibanti, Duke University In his teaching of Islam the late Dr. Isma'il al-Faruqi had little patience with the anthropomorphic approach with which most comparative religion is taught. He believed there must be faith, belief, and commitment... Read More