Fact Files for Factphiles

Detailed analysis of ten instructions contained in the Quran as they were reported practised and preached by Mohammed.

To avoid any suggestion of ‘cherry picking’ verses or misrepresenting their meaning, each instruction is presented:

  • with key words and phrases produced in up to sixteen translations,
  • the circumstances in which Islamic tradition records that each was announced,
  • related Quranic verses,
  • instances of how Islamic sources record Mohammed as having applied it, and
  • the traditional interpretation of it by classical Islamic jurists and commentators.

 

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