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By C.H. Becker Ph.D.

From one of many best students of Islam within the final century comes this exploration of Christianity and Islam. correct from the start Becker notes that there are varied issues of view at the topic. studying the character of the topic and the old connections among the religions, he turns to the assembly of the 2 faiths. Early in his exploration he addresses the increase of Islam and its effect at the Christianity of the time. Over the process his discourse, Becker probes what Muhammad knew of Christianity and the placement of Christians less than Islam. subsequent he turns to the center a long time. their similarities, he comes to a decision that metaphysically the religions will not be that diverse. in truth, either religions effect the opposite. Noting points of the way of life and doctrinal outlook of Islam, Becker compares those to Christian lifestyles and outlooks. rising outlooks on the time established simply how a lot those religions affected one another. these attracted to the background of western religions will locate this a fresh source.


The topic from diversified issues of view: limits of therapy the character of the topic: the ancient issues of connection among Christianity and Islam A. Christianity and the increase of Islam:

1. Muhammed and his contemporaries 2. The impact of Christianity upon the advance of Muhammed three. Muhammed's wisdom of Christianity four. the placement of Christians below Muhammedanism

B. The similarity of Christian and Muhammedan metaphysics in the course of the center ages:

1. The capability and course through which Christian impression affected 2. Islam 2. The penetration of everyday life by way of the spirit of faith; asceticism, contradictions and impacts affecting the improvement of a clerical category and the idea of marriage three. the idea of existence typically on the subject of the doctrine of immortality four. the perspective of faith in the direction of the kingdom, monetary existence, society, and so on. five. The everlasting value to Islam of those affects: the doctrine of tasks 6. Ritual 7. Mysticism and the worship of saints eight. Dogma and the improvement of scholasticism

C. The effect of Islam upon Christianity: the style within which this impression operated, and the reason of the prevalence of Islam

The effect of Muhammedan philosophy the recent international of eu Christendom and the trendy East end. The historic development of religion

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