Author(s): Bruce Lawrence
Few books in historical past are as poorly learn or understood because the Qur’an. Sent down in a sequence of revelations to the Prophet Muhammad, it’s appeared by means of the devoted because the unmediated phrase of Allah. It is respected by means of Muslims all the way through the sector, it evokes unprecedented ranges of devotion, pastime, concern and, on occasion, incomprehension. In this guide, the prestigious pupil Bruce Lawrence displays exactly why the Qur’an is Islam. He describes the origins of the religion in seventh-century Arabia and appears at why the Qur’an must be each memorized and recited by means of its fans. Lawrence additionally di.