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How Can I Help Christians Understand Who Jesus Really Is

How Can I Help Christians Understand Who Jesus Really Is?

Salam Sister, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. As Muslims we are encouraged in the Quran and by our beloved Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) to respect the beliefs of others. It is a fundamental principle of Islam that there is to be no compulsion in religion. Whilst respecting …

Understanding Jesus' Life- Part 1

The Proper Understanding of Jesus' Life- Part 1

Asalamu Alaikum Muhammad, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Please find part one of the answer to your question below. Find the second and final part at the link here. I want to start out by explaining that a Muslim’s belief must be grounded in the two essential sources: the Quran and the Sunnah of …

Understanding Jesus' Life- Part 2

The Proper Understanding of Jesus' Life- Part 2

Asalamu Alaikum Muhammad, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Please find part two of the answer to your question below. Find the first part at the link here. Jesus and His Miracles Jesus (PBUH) was sent to the Children of Israel in order to confirm the teachings of his predecessor, the Prophet …

The Lord's Prayer & The Last Supper

The Lord's Prayer & The Last Supper: The Islamic Take

Salam (Peace) Joshua, Thank you very much for your question. First, let’s focus on the importance of inter-religious dialogue. In a world beset by religious strife, it is most important that people of different faiths understand and talk to one another. And we thank you for opening this door. Inter-religious dialogue does not mean saying …

Reaching God Through Jesus

Reaching God Through Jesus?

Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Dr. Shabir Ally addresses this question in the video below: Transcript: Aisha Khaja: Dr. Shabir, the question that we have today is about a verse in the Bible–John 14:6, where it says, “Jesus answered I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No …

Do Muslims Follow Jesus

Do Muslims Follow Jesus?

Salam (Peace) Peter, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Your question is very interesting and very important because of what it says about your understanding of what Muslims believe about Jesus (peace be upon him-PBUH). Your question comes through the lens of an inherited Western understanding about Jesus. While Muslims do follow Jesus’ (PBUH) …

Role of Jesus- Part 2

Role of Jesus- Part 2

Salam (Peace) Steve,  Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Please find part two of the answer to your question below. Find the first part at the link here. With regards to your second question, namely, “is Jesus considered a true prophet in your religion”: most assuredly, he is a true prophet of Islam. …

Role of Jesus- Part 1

The Role of Jesus-Part 1

Salam (Peace) Steve,  Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Please find part one of the answer to your question below. Find the second and final part at the link here. The Holy Quran refers to Jesus as al-Masih ‘Isa ibn Maryam, that is the Messiah Jesus, son of Mary. In fact, this is an indirect …

The True Story of jesus

The True Story of Jesus

Walaikum Asalam brother Mahmoud.  Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. According to Islam, Jesus was a prophet of God. He belonged to a long line of prophets, calling people throughout history to the worship of One God. These prophets include Abraham, Moses, David, and Solomon (peace be upon them all) and, like them, Jesus is …

Can I Celebrate Christmas to Celebrate Prophet Jesus

Can I Celebrate Christmas to Celebrate Prophet Jesus?

Peace be upon you dear questioner, Thank you so much for trusting About Islam with this question and for your earnest desire to know the right course. May Allah Almighty reward you immensely and guide you to all that is good and pure in this life and the next. Regarding your question, Islam encourages us to …



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