Muhammad and Jesus : A Comparison of the Prophets and Their Teachings, Hardback Book

Muhammad and Jesus : A Comparison of the Prophets and Their Teachings Hardback

Part of the Religious Studies: Bloomsbury Academic Collections series

Description

This carefully researched and provocative treatment of the two most influential persons in world history sets aside the cultural prejudices that often hamper open, honest comparison of Muhammad and Jesus.

Phipps begins with a thorough biographical investigation of the early lives of the Meccan and the Nazarene and a thoughtful assessment of their later contributions as statesman and reformer.

He then debunks many of the invidious myths about Jesus and Muhammad during the course of a careful exploration of the ways in which they interpreted Hebrew Scriptures, their prescriptions for moral conduct, and their attitudes toward rewards and punishment on earth and in the afterlife.

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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  • Category: Comparative religion
  • ISBN: 9781474289344

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