Comparative Christianity

a student"s guide to a religion and its diverse traditions
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StatementThomas A. Russell.
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LC ClassificationsBR121.3 .R88 2010
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Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL24003082M
ISBN 101599428776
ISBN 139781599428772
LC Control Number2009054265
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In light of the widespread public perception of incompatibility between Islam and Christianity, this book provides a much-needed straightforward comparison of these two great faith traditions from a broad theological perspective.

Award-winning scholar John Renard illuminates the similarities as well as the differences between Islam and Christianity through a clear exploration of four major.It is commonly accepted that the Bible is a sacred Christian scripture and that the Qur'an is the sacred Book of the Muslims.

(A.S.) and Muhammad (S), and for the same religion that they preached and practiced that I have embarked on this comparative study between Islam - the religion of both Jesus and Muhammad (S) - and Christianity, the. Comparative Christianity: A Student's Guide to a religion and its Diverse Traditions explores what Christians have in common and then works through the three major subdivisions of .