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By Louay Fatoohi

Various books and articles were released concerning the crucifixion. Western stories have curious about the Christian narratives and ancient assets, yet such a lot of them have thoroughly overlooked the Qur'an, which denies that Jesus was once crucified. Muslim students have additionally studied the Qur'an's account yet in general in exegetical works that fascinated about the Qur'an's model of the tale, with a few comparative references to the Gospel narratives yet virtually no attention of ancient assets. This booklet takes a brand new technique by means of contemplating the crucifixion within the Qur'an, Christian writings, and early historic assets. It discusses the intense flaws within the Gospel bills and the unreliability of the few non-scriptural assets. The ebook additionally demanding situations universal glossy replacement readings of the heritage of that occasion. One new contribution that this examine makes to the literature of the crucifixion is its new interpretation of all similar Qur'anic verses. It additionally contributes a coherence rationalization of the advance of the fictional tale of the crucifixion of Jesus. The theology of the pass that Paul constructed is additionally tested. The booklet exhibits that the doctrine of the atonement conflicts with the Gospel teachings and is refuted within the Qur'an. distinctive, but easy-to-read and hugely stress-free, this publication is meant for either the final reader and the specialist. This thought-provoking examine is for an individual attracted to the crucifixion within the Qur'an, New testomony, and ancient assets. these drawn to comparative stories of the Qur'an and the Bible will locate this booklet hugely informative. No expert wisdom is needed for interpreting the booklet.

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