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“Divine Grace” in the Bible and in the Qur’an

The biblical concept of “grace” has many meanings which are hardly understood any longer outside of the Church. The term has been divested of its senses in modern English, and its modernday usage does not cover the multifaceted meanings of the biblical term. However, grace is a fundamental biblical concept which distinguishes the Christian faith from all other religions.Is the Qur’an and Islam familiar with the concept God’s “grace” at all? What are the similarities and differences between the Bible and the Qur’an? What points of contact can be used to convey the biblical message to Muslims?

Islam and Christianity Nr. 0/2001 (1. Jg.)

  Contents: Editorial How Muslims view Christians – Part 1 (Christine Schirrmacher) “Divine Grace” in the Bible and in the Qur’an (Fritz Goerling) Significance of Muslim tradition (Christine Schirrmacher) Muslim traditions: What is true faith? Book reviews What is “IfI”? Material to order PDF: Islam and Christianity Nr. 0/2001 (1. Jg.)