The Cambridge Companion to the Qur"an (Cambridge Companions to Religion) by Jane Dammen McAuliffe

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Published by Cambridge University Press .

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Subjects:

  • Islam,
  • Sacred texts,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Islam - Koran & Sacred Writings,
  • Religion / General,
  • Religion - Socialissues,
  • General,
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Koran

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7765599M
ISBN 100521831601
ISBN 109780521831604

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Just as other scriptural religions, Islam has produced a long tradition of interpretation for its holy book. Nevertheless, efforts to introduce the Qur'an and its intellectual heritage to English-speaking audiences have been hampered by the lack of available resources. The Cambridge Companion to the Qur'an seeks to remedy that situation.

I would expect a book claiming to be a Companion to the Quran to have at least some Muslim scholars represented in the sections of the book dealing with compilation and history.

This Companion, although a fair distillation of modern Western Quranic scholarship, is rather like a Companion to the Bible being written only by Muslim scholars.4/5(10). The role of religion in building bridges between communities is under greater scrutiny today than it was in the s and s.

In the present period, religion has assumed a critical responsibility in defining the guidelines for life in a civil society in which a modern notion of inclusive citizenry is at odds with a community of the faithful defined as religiously by: 4.

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Nevertheless, efforts to introduce the Qur'an and its intellectual heritage to English-speaking audiences have been hampered by the lack of available resources. The Cambridge Companion to the Qur'an seeks to remedy that situation.5/5(2). The Cambridge companion to the Quran brings together a number of eminent academics.

If you follow the link below to the website you can look inside the book and see the three-page listing of the contributors. That gives details of the academic institutions they belong to and some of their previous er: Mohammed Amin.

Just as other scriptural religions, Islam has produced a long tradition of interpretation for its holy book. Nevertheless, efforts to The Cambridge Companion to the Quran book the Qur'an and its intellectual heritage to English-speaking audiences have been hampered by the lack of available resources.

The Cambridge Companion to the Qur'an seeks to remedy that : $   Just as other scriptural religions, Islam has produced a long tradition of interpretation for its holy book.

Nevertheless, efforts to introduce the Qur'an and its intellectual heritage to English-speaking audiences have been hampered by the lack of available resources. The Cambridge Companion to the Qur'an seeks The Cambridge Companion to the Quran book remedy that situation/5(67).

The Cambridge Companion to the Qur'ān (Cambridge Companions to Religion) eBook: McAuliffe, Jane Dammen: : Kindle Store4/5(6). A dry read, turgid in certain places but if you persist you will gain a few nuggets of insight. Having now read this book and the Cambridge Companion to Islamic Philosophy and the three volumes of Marshall Hodgson's Venture Islam, I have a reasonable idea of how Islam evolved into what it /5.

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The Cambridge Companion to Muhammad comprises a collection of essays by some of the most accomplished scholars in the field exploring the life and legacy of the Prophet. The book is divided into three sections, the first charting his biography and the milieu into which he was born, the revelation of the Qur'ān, and his role within the early /5(4).

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In this book most scholars do not share the same faith as mine (I am Muslim). I learned a lot of thing which I didn't know before. A Muslim may not be as objective in the study of Quran on its own as a non-Muslim can be.

Of course there are many Westerners who didn't understand the Quran or deliberately misconstrued it. Get this from a library.

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The Quran (/ k ɔːr ˈ ɑː n / kor-AHN; Arabic: القرآن ‎, romanized: al-Qurʼān Arabic pronunciation: [alqur'ʔaːn], literally meaning "the recitation"), also romanized Qur'an or Koran, is the central religious text of Islam, which Muslims believe to be a revelation from God ().

It is widely regarded as the finest work in classical Arabic literature. Chapters: (list). To be a companion of the Qur’an. therefore means that we not only read it, but we accompany it throughout our lives – studying it, pondering over it, consulting it, memorising it, acting upon it, teaching it and defending it from the plots of its enemies.

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Winter has written about the interaction between Islam and. Sura 20 displays several thematic and stylistic patterns described by Angelika Neuwirth in Jane McAuliffe's book "The Cambridge Companion to the Qur'an." These include the eschatological prophecies of the Quran, signs of God's existence, and debate.

Additionally, sura 20 employs what has been termed the "ring structure" to reinforce its central. The copy of the Quran was recited to the companions at a general meeting.

There was no objection. So, a book called "mushaf" emerged, which means written verses. A total of 33, companions agreed that every letter of the Quran was in the right place. Then this mushaf was sent to Umar ibn al-Khattab.

Just as other scriptural religions, Islam has produced a long tradition of interpretation for its holy book.

Nevertheless, efforts to introduce the Qur'an and its intellectual heritage to English-speaking audiences have been hampered by the lack of available resources. The Cambridge Companion to the Qur'an seeks to remedy that : The Quran prescribed for us as a code of life by the Shariah of the Holy Prophet (S.A.W) it is a Book lying down basic framework and outlines to all kinds of laws as the Quran says: " Surely, we have send down to you [O Muhammad (S.A.W)] the book [this Quran] in truth that you might judge between men by that which Allah has shown you (that is.

The Cambridge Companion To The Quran Cambridge University Press | | pages | PDF | MB As the living scriptural heritage of more than a billion people, the Qur'an (Koran) speaks with a powerful voice.

Just as other scriptural religions, Islam has produced a long tradition of interpretation for its holy book. Nevertheless, efforts to. The Blackwell Companion to the Bible and Culture Edited by John Sawyer a “companion” volume such as this is also an opportunity for scholars to extend the it is argued, the structure of the text – which is what makes the book a challenge to read – must be accounted for through the process of history.

However, the final aim of File Size: 2MB. 8 Journal of Qur'anic Studies, published by Edinburgh University Press since ; The Blackwell Companion to the Qur’an, ed. Andrew Rippin (Oxford: Blackwell, ); The Cambridge Companion to. The Companions Who Memorized the Glorious Qur'an. Qatadah asked Anas ibn Malik, "Who memorized the Qur'an at the time of the Prophet?" He replied, "Four, all of whom were from the ibn Ka`b, Mu`adh ibn Jabal, Zayd ibn Thabit and Abu Zayd.".

In another narration, Anas said, "When the Prophet died, no one had memorized the Quran except four people:. Revelation And Compilation Of The Quran The Quran The Quran is a book that was sent to the whole of Mankind as a means of Guidance and Mercy.

It is the final revelation of the books from Allah (swt) and was revealed through the final Prophet Muhammed (peace be upon him) The word “Quran” comes from the root word Iqra which means to read or to recite.

The Quran (English pronunciation:; Arabic: القرآن ‎ al-qur'ān, IPA: literally meaning "the recitation"; also romanised Qur'an or Koran) is the central religious text of Islam, which Muslims believe to be a revelation from God (Arabic: الله ‎, Allah).

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The Editor has carefully selected research from Universities all over the world, including from such established researchers as Mustansir Mir, Salwa M S El-Awa, Angelika 4/5(2).First of all, I must say that Allah - praise be to Him the Most High - commended, in many places in His Holy Book, the Companions of the Messenger of Allah who loved, obeyed, and followed the Messenger without personal greed and without opposition or arrogance, and only wanted the acceptance of Allah and His Messenger; those Companions have pleased Allah and He .The Madni Surahs (Surah Madaniyah) or Madani chapters of the Quran are the latest 24 Surahs that, according to Islamic tradition, were revealed at Mecca after Muhammad's hijrat from ity was larger and more developed, as opposed to their minority position in Mecca.

The Medinan Surahs occur mostly at the beginning and in the middle of the Qur'an .

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