Comparative Religion - Belief & Creed

Jesus through Shiite Narrations

Categorized collection of hadith (narrations) on Prophet Jesus (a) from the Shia books of Hadith.

Inquiries about Islam

An exchange of letters that took place between the Muslim scholar, Imam Muhammad Jawad Chirri, and Dr. Wilson H. Guertin, that led Dr. Guertin to accept Islam. Writes Dr.

A History of Muslim Philosophy Volume 1, Book 1

A Compendium of articles on the History of Muslim Philosophy. In this book: Pre-Islamic Philosophical Thought

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Islam In The Bible

Common beliefs and practices in Islam and Christianity including the concept of God, Divine Guidance, leadership, prayer, fasting, sacrifice and marriage.

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Words of the Word of God: Jesus Christ (a) Speaks through Shii Narrations

Words and advice of Prophet 'Isa (Jesus) found in Shi'i traditions, on subjects including God, man, the hereafter, wisdom, prayer, poverty, the heart, and much more.

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Slavery

Slavery in ancient times, Christianity and slavery, Islam attacks slavery, slaves in the history of Islam, the Negro slavery, and the abolition of slavery.

A New Analysis of Wahhabi Doctrines

A text that examines fundamental Wahhabi beliefs in comparison to those of the Ahlus Sunnah and the Shi`ah.

Seeking the Straight Path: Reflections of a New Muslim

Common challenges and issues faced by converts,the reasoning behind conversion, analysis from a Western view of many controversial or misunderstood topics in Islam, and basic information needed by

Invitation to Islam: A Survival Guide

This work is geared towards a Muslim audience. The author's intention is to make Muslim contacts with those of other faiths more productive.

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Women In Islam Versus Women In The Judaeo-Christian Tradition: The Myth & The Reality

A comparision of the position of women in Islam, Christianity & Judaism based on the Qur'an, Bible & Talmud respectively.

Shi'i beliefs in the Bible

A series of lectures outlining the fundamentals beliefs of Shia Islam present in the Bible, using proof-text method.

Thomas McElwain 6,994 0

The Shia Rebuts

Under the supervision of Ayatullah Ja'far Subhani, Sayyid Rida Husayni Nasab introduces a text outlining the differences in different 'Ummahs' of Islam.

The Divine Wisdom of Prophet Muhammad

The book which is translated by Ihtijaj al-Tabarsi presents a compilation of debates of Holy Prophet Muhammad (S) with scholars and representatives of other religions including Judaism, Christianit

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The Causes Responsible for Materialist tendencies in the West (1 of 4)

What is materialism? Is man materialistic by nature? Materialism in history, in Islam, and in Christianity.

Book Review: Islam and Christianity

A review of Montgomery Watt's book 'Islam and Christianity today', in which the author who has studied Islam for over fourty years, asks searching questions both about Islam and his own faith in Ch

Ali Quli Qara'i 5,352 0

Fundamentals of Knowing God in Greek Philosophy and Divine Religion

In this research, effort has been made to discuss and compare the genuine foundations and basic fundamentals of Knowing God and the ways of gaining the knowledge of God in Divine Religions and in G

Reza Berenjkar 5,097 0

A Study of Polytheism and Idolatry in the Qur’an

This text presents an analysis of polytheism with respect to God and idols, using the Holy Quran as reference.

Religion of Mercy

This text presents commentary discussions by the honorable Marja' Grand Ayatullah Makarim Shirazi which examines the religion of Islam and highlights the concepts of clemency which is are analyzed

Misgivings about the Religious Pluralisms of Seyyed Hossein Nasr and John Hick

Synopsis of the argument for religious pluralism, with a counter argument, including a discussion on the Divine and Human elements of religion, Christianity, religious diversity, and denying the cu

Book Review : Whose Justice? Which Rationality? by Alasdair MacIntyre

One of the most important issues in Islamic social and political thought since the nineteenth century has been the confrontation of traditional Muslim societies with European modernism, and one of

Book Review : An Introduction to Shia Islam: The History and Doctrines of Twelver Shiism, by Moojan Momen

A review of Montgomery Watt's book 'Islam and Christianity today', in which the author who has studied Islam for over fourty years, asks searching questions both about Islam and his own faith in Ch

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The Causes Responsible for Materialist tendencies in the West (2 of 4)

What is materialism? Is man materialistic by nature? Materialism in history, in Islam, and in Christianity.

The Causes Responsible for Materialist tendencies in the West (3 of 4)

What is materialism? Is man materialistic by nature? Materialism in history, in Islam, and in Christianity.

The Causes Responsible for Materialist tendencies in the West (4 of 4)

What is materialism? Is man materialistic by nature? Materialism in history, in Islam, and in Christianity.

How I became a Muslim

How I became a Muslim
by Sister Diana Beatty

Human Rights in Islam

Human Rights in Islam

By: Ayatollah al-Uzma Sayyid Ali Husaini Khamenei, Supreme Leader of Islamic Revolution

Contextualization: A New Missionary Approach to Muslims

The concept of contextualization among Christian missionaries, its differences with indigenization, its requirements and methods.

Ishtiyaq Danish 3,194 0

The Divine Cultural Revolution

What are the main factors responsible for influencing the human life and determining the character of his collective' culture?

Cultural Relations Between Christianity and Shia Islam

Dialogues between Shi'i and Chrisitan scholars, the mention of Christianity and Prophet 'Isa (Jesus) in Shi'i texts, and mutual influences in Kalam (Theology).

Book Review: Islam in European Thought

A Book Review of the renowned Arabicist Albert Hourani, by Dr. Ibrahim M.

Authority from a Shiite Perspective

A paper describing the nature of religious authority in Shi'a Islam with emphasis on comparing and contrasting this topic with the analogous concepts in Catholicism and Sunni Islam.

Freedom and Causality in Contemporary Islamic & Western Philosophy

This text authored by Mohsen Mohammadi Araghi which addresses the topics of freewill and causality in contemporary Islamic and western philosophy and the theory of moral obligation.

Prophecies About The Holy Prophet of Islam

A short text shedding light on the prophecies predicting the arrival of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH&HP) in older scriptures of different faiths.

The Qur’an and Hadith

This text is an extensive examination that starts off by explaining what revelations mean, how they happened at the time of the Prophet sawaws and how they happened at the time of the Jewish and th

Debate of Prophet Muhammad with Christians

This is the second part of the series of power point presentations on Debates of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) with scholars and representatives of five different religions.

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Investigations And Challenges

The link between the theological seminary and the university is a blessed phenomenon which bears significant and numerous wholesome fruits.

Social Relations In Islam

In what way does Islam shape the social relationships? How does it limit them and why?

My Story

My Story

By Kathy (Ma'asumeh) Kooshesh

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Shared Religious Foundations of Education: Islam & Christianity

This book explores the religious foundations of educational system found in Islam & Christianity and the relation between each other.

Search for Truth

This text contains the detailed minutes of a Muslim lecturer's discussion with Mr.

Debates of Prophet Muhammad with Atheists and Dualists

This is the third part of the series of power point presentations on Debates of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) with scholars and representatives of five different religions.

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Debate of Prophet Muhammad with Polytheists

This is the fourth part of the series of power point presentations on Debates of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) with scholars and representatives of five different religions.

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Comparative Study of Shared Views of Muslim and Non-Muslim Scholars on Philosophy and Education

We live in a world where everything is always about me: my religion, my house, my phone..etc., forgetting on many occasions that there is a world beyond our own petty existence.

Debate of Prophet Muhammad with Jews

This is the first part of the series of power point presentations on Debates of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) with scholars and representatives of five different religions.

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Elements of Unity

This text argues that the elements of unity are essential to the human condition and are aplenty. It enumerates these elements and elucidates the Quranic basis for them.

Miracles and the Principle of Causality: Christian and Shi’a Perspectives

Miracles have always been a controversial issue, both in theology, philosophy, and science.

Hanieh Tarkian 1,258 0

Constructive Interaction between the World Religions: A Framework for World Order

The article is the text of the paper delivered by his Excellency, Ayatullah Jawadi Amuli, at the conference on "Constructive Interaction between the World Religions - A Framework for World Order",

The Descent of Adam in the Torah and the Qur’an

This article is the comparison between Jewish and Islamic perspectives regarding the descent of Adam and Eve.

Einstein’s Paradox: God’s Omniscience and Man’s Freewill

Einstein’s Paradox: God’s Omniscience and Man’s Freewill
Sheikh Mansour Leghaei

A Conversation with Abraham: Exploring the Image of God in the Bible and the Qur’an, Part 2

This part expounds on the relationship between God and Abraham. Throughout these stories, we get an interesting look into the nature of the relationship between God and Abraham.

A Conversation with Abraham: Exploring the Image of God in the Bible and the Qur’an Part 1

In this part, God's image and characteristics in both the Old Testament and the Qur'an will be compared and contrasted in regards to "seeing" God, His knowledge, His all-hearing quality, and His ju

Infallibility

Infallibility
Sheikh Mansour Leghaei

In the Name of God; the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful

Religious Pluralism and the Transcendent Unity of Religions

The following discussion first depicts the possible meanings of religious pluralism, and then goes on to explain the teachings of the transcendent unity of religions.