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A Muslim primer

Ira G. Zepp

A Muslim primer

beginner"s guide to Islam

by Ira G. Zepp

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Published by Wakefield Editions in Westminster, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-285) and index.

    StatementIra G. Zepp, Jr. ; [illustrated by Jody Kathryn Zepp ; with an introduction by Sayyid Muhammad Syeed].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP161.2 .Z46 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxk, 292 p. :
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1575030M
    ISBN 100870611887
    LC Control Number91073300

    There are about one billion Muslims in the world, concentrated primarily in North Africa, the Middle East, and South and Southeast Asia. Islam teaches that Allah selected Muhammad, a merchant from Mecca, as the last of the prophets following Adam, Moses, Jesus, and others, to deliver God's message to mankind. The report includes short descriptions of the historical background, the tenets of. 2 If a book is supposed to be about Islam while it is void of Quranic verses and proofs for its view, the reader should be immediately and rightfully suspicious of such a book and the positions prop-agated in it. A GUIDE FOR THE NEW MUSLIM 8

    Muslim students come to the U.S. from many nations. CE. Revisions of immigration law further open the doors for Muslim immigration. The Key Principles of Islam The unifying characteristics of Islam are the Five Pillars of Islam. The five pillars are the most important obligations of a Muslim under Sharia law and which conservative Muslims.   Despite its brevity, Oguntoyinbo’s book stands as a primer on Islam in modern-day America. It acts to prove what theologians like Amir Hussain asserted: “There has never been an .

      This fast is an extremely important aspect of the Muslim faith: in fact, it is one of the Five Pillars of Islam. Laylat al-Qadr Toward the end of Ramadan, Muslims observe the "Night of Power" in commemoration of the time when the first verses of the Qur'an were revealed to Muhammad.   Understanding Islam Theologically: A Christian Worldview Primer. by GREGORY ALAN THORNBURY, of the School of Christian Studies. Islam means total submission to the will of God as revealed through the Muslim holy book, the Qu’ran. In Islam, idolatry is the worst possible offense to Allah.


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