Muslims consider the Quran in Arabic to be the unaltered and final revelation of God. Like other Abrahamic religions, Islam also teaches a final judgment with the righteous rewarded in paradise and the unrighteous punished in hell.
The Quran mentions the Torah, the Zabur (“Psalms”) and the Injil (“Gospel”) as being revealed by God to the prophets Moses, David and Jesus respectively in the same way the Quran was revealed to Muhammad, the final prophet and messenger of God according to Muslims.
Muslims believe that Jesus (called “ Isa ” in Arabic) was a prophet of God and was born to a virgin (Mary ).
However, there are several differences between the biblical and Quranic accounts: In Genesis, the sacrificial son is Isaac, whereas in the Quran name of the son is Ishmael (Arabic: اسماعيل) . While God seems to speak directly to Abraham in Genesis, He speaks through a vision in the Quran .
Significance in Islam. Muslims believe the Quran to be God’s final revelation to humanity, a work of divine guidance revealed to Muhammad through the angel Gabriel.
Probably the most-frequently quoted verse of the Quran about death is: “Every soul shall taste death, and only on the Day of Judgment will you be paid your full recompense.” At another place, the Quran urges mankind: “And die not except in a state of Islam” (3:102) because “Truly, the religion in the sight of Allah is
The New Testament dates from the time of Christ, or centuries thereafter. The central books of the Bible for Christians are the Gospels. Christians consider the Quran a non-divine false, later work. The Quran dates from the early 7th century, or decades thereafter.
Muslims believe that God is the only true reality and sole source of all creation. Everything including its creatures are just a derivative reality created out of love and mercy by God’s command, “”Be,” and it is.” and that the purpose of existence is to worship or to know God .
The name is most commonly derived from the [classical Arabic] عيسى ‘ Isa , an Arabic translation of Jesus , itself having a Hebrew origin. Isa ( name )
|Meaning||Jesus and Ice or Iron|
|See also||Elsa, Esa, Essa, Isa , Eesa and Eesah|
The name corresponds to the Greek spelling Iesous (Ἰησοῦς), from which, through the Latin IESVS/Iesus, comes the English spelling Jesus . The 2004 film The Passion of the Christ , which was made in Aramaic, used Yeshua as the name of Jesus and is the most well known western Christian work to have done so.
Although the Quran refers to the ‘gospel’ of Jesus , those specific teachings of his are not mentioned in the Quran or later religious texts. They are largely absent. The Sufi tradition is where Jesus became revered, acknowledged as a spiritual teacher with a distinctive voice from other prophets, including Muhammad.
Jesus (IPA: /ˈdʒiːzəs/) is a masculine given name derived from the name Iēsous (Greek: Ἰησοῦς), the Greek form of the Hebrew name Yeshua or Y’shua (Hebrew: ישוע). Jesus ( name )
|Related names||Joshua, Yeshua, Isa|
Christianity. Arabic-speakers of all Abrahamic faiths, including Christians and Jews, use the word ” Allah ” to mean ” God “. The Christian Arabs of today have no other word for ” God ” than ” Allah “. Similarly, the Aramaic word for ” God ” in the language of Assyrian Christians is ʼĔlāhā, or Alaha.
History of religious texts The ”Rig Veda” – a scripture of Hinduism – is dated to between 1500–1200 BCE. It is one of the oldest known complete religious texts that has survived into the modern age.
Adherents in 2020
|Secular/Nonreligious/ Agnostic / Atheist||1.193 billion||15.58%|