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How common is addressing someone by their mother's name in Islamo-arabic culture?

In most ancient Semitic languages and times, it seems that a person was usually known by their name followed by "son of [their father's name]." Is there a reason, besides the virgin birth, that Isa ...
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Where in the Quran is Jesus' appearance described?

I'm a Jewish follower of Jesus, and was recently surprised to see Linda Sarsour, the Muslim women's leader in the US, tweeting about Jesus' appearance in the Quran: Ignoring for a moment the ...
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Is Jesus alive or dead?

Is there anyone here who can prove to me that Jesus is alive in heaven using Quranic quotation? Surah 3:144 clearly states that messengers before Muhammad (saw) had passed away - which includes Jesus ...
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Does Islam consider Jesus to be a prophet and of virgin birth? [closed]

Does Islam consider Jesus to be a prophet and of virgin birth? Like Moses and Abraham and other prophets Jesus was a prophet. Was Jesus of virgin birth?
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Can Isa (as) be considered as a son of Adam? [closed]

Assalamu Alaikum Brothers in Islam, Can Prophet Isa ibn Maryam (as) be considered one amongst the Bani Adam? What i mean is, is it correct to believe that Isa(as) is also made of Mud/clay just like ...
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Name of Jesus in the Quran

I hear arguments from some christians that the name Esa is wrong as they say that Esa is from the word iesous and not yeshua, his Hebrew name. Is this a valid argument to challenge the reliability of ...
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Did Salman the Persian meet Isa AS?

‘Asim b. ‘Umar b. Qatada on the authority of a trustworthy informant from ‘Umar b. ‘Abdu’l-‘Aziz b. Marwan said that he was told that Salman the Persian told the apostle that his master in ‘...
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The life of Jesus in the Quran [duplicate]

Jesus in the Quran was not crucified and lived to be a very old man before he died. Does The Holy Quran or the hadiths reveal that the Muslim Jesus took a wife or had children?
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I'd like to know some more details on the table sent down to prophet 'Isa?

I've lately heard a lesson or lecture on the tafseer of the verses telling the story of the table which was sent down to prophet 'Isa () which is quoted in 5:112-115. The wording of the qur'an ...
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What was the relationship between Isa (A.S) and Yahya (A.S)?

What was the relationship between Isa (A.S) and Yahya (A.S).
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Prophet 'Isa was created by Allah with the word be and when was he created?

As Salam Aleikhum my brothers and sisters prophet 'Isa was created by Allah with the word be as said in the Quran. Was prophet 'Isa actually created from dust a term or does it mean prophet 'Isa was ...
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Counter-argument to Jesus being the God-Man?

Muslims try to reason with Christians that you cannot have a God-Man, as it is impossible to be mortal and immortal at the same time or to have infinite knowledge and finite knowledge at the same time ...
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Which prophet is mentioned 25 times in the Quran?

I have heard that one of the prophets was mentioned 25 times in the Quran, but I can't find which one it is. I've heard this is a commonly taught Muslim tradition, and I think it is about Prophet Isa.
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Isa- Prophet and Messiah

Which Old Testament verses does Islam cite which prophesy the coming of Isa, the Jewish Messiah? How would muslims know what the "Jewish messiah" is unless they read about this somewhere in Jewish ...
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Why does the Quran not mention a punishment for the people of 'Isa pbuh?

When we read the Qur'an we find verses addressing or referring to the (wrongdoers among the) people of almost all prophets and messengers and their punishment see for example: Has there not reached ...
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Did Bibi Maryam really fast or merely pretended?

I don't understand the last part of verse 26 of chapter 19. Whether Bibi Maryam was told to fast or to pretend to fast? If we take first meaning, then how can she drink and eat while fasting as ...
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The conundrum of Isa's Father

Surah 19:88 mentions, "And they say, 'The Most Merciful has begotten a son.'" Does this mean that God was His Father?
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Which disease did 'Isa cure?

In an English translation of 3:49 and 5:110 it says that 'Isa ( عليه السلام) cured a man, with permission of Allah (swa), who was a leper (which is a long-term infection either on a part of the body ...
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Surah Al- Maa'idah, ayat 75

I just read this surat and I came across some ayats I didn't understand. So I hope I can get a clear answer from you. The Messiah, son of Mary, was not but a messenger; [other] messengers have ...
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Why Islam apparently incorporates stories in the religion which has nothing to do with muslims?

Before starting my question, I assume there might be several mistakes in my "knowledge" of Islam so apologies in advance. If I understand correctly, according to the jewish and muslim traditions, ...
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For Jesus' (as) miracles why does the Qur'an state “by God's permission”?

I don't recall for miracles of other Prophets or Messengers mentioned in the Qur'an that the text says "by God's permission" so why exclusively for Jesus (as)?
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Is it haram to say Lord Jesus

I often catch myself saying lord baby Jesus as I heard someone say it on youtube. I don't mean to call him Lord or anything I just say it by mistake. What shall I do if I catch myself saying this?
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The case for Jesus Christ [closed]

The Quran states: The Messiah, son of Mary, is no more than a messenger; like whom messengers have passed away; and his mother was trustworthy, they used to eat the food. See how We clarify the ...
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Did prophet 'Isa go to the cross?

As Salam Aleikhum my brotherers in Islam, the quran says with proof and truth that 'Isa was sent to the cross for crucifiction not crucified witch is true it was made to appear that the jews killed ...
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Why would Muslims believe the Bible has been changed? [closed]

There are thousands of copies of the New and Old Testament, and yet we see that besides grammatical and punctuation errors, there is nothing changed in the New OR Old Testament. Then why do Muslims ...
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What makes one a part of the Ummah?

According to the accepted answer in the linked question below, an ummah is " the whole community of Muslims bound together by ties of religion". But didn't earlier Prophets have their own ummah? Is ...
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Evidence for the return of Jesus from the Quran

I'm aware that hadith mention Jesus's return to earth in the end-times. However is there any evidence for this in the Quran?
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Will Prophet Isa (AS) come back to earth before the sun rises from the west?

Will Prophet Isa (AS) come back to this earth and preach Islam to everyone on this earth before the sun rises from the West? I have a question I asked in the comment section below
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How can sculpting/drawing be Haram when Isa (PBUH) sculpted a bird?

I would like to see a scholarly commentary or quote explaining why Isa (PBUH) is allowed to form things from clay (3:49) but Muslims are not allowed. Sculpting/forming out of clay is usually frowned ...
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Are Christian depictions of Jesus and Mary considered accurate?

Jesus and Mary in Christianity is Prophet Isa and his mother Maryam in Islam; see Jesus in Islam. It seems Christianity doesn't have the same restrictions as Islam regarding depictions of Jesus, and ...
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Miracles that happened in the time of Jesus(ALAIHIS SALAM)

Asalamo Alaikum Question 1:I am not able to understand a islamic concept.ALLAH states in the Quran that Hazrat Isa(Alaihis Salam) was given miracles. I want to know,who performed the miracles?Did Isa(...
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Did Jesus relax Jewish dietary laws?

I read that Jews believe that when the Messiah comes he will allow pig and other food which is forbidden to them. Jesus the Messiah has already come and he confirmed the Law of Moses (Qur'an and ...
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What does Islam say about drawing images of prophet Isha?

I am a revert muslim, Islam is my religeon now and it is the religion of God. I want to say that Prophet Muhammed is my prophet, I respect and love him, a lot drawing pictures of propet Muhammad is ...
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Can I call Jesus “Rasool Allah”?

As Salam Aleikhum can I call Isha Rashool Allah or YA Rashool Allah as Muhammad Rashool Allah.because Isha is also my prophet as Muhammed is my prophet can I give same reference to Isha.
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Are Muslims waiting for the Messiah?

In my little understanding of Judaism, Jews are waiting for the Messiah to come and restore Judaism as the unique faith, bringing peace to the world. For Jews, the Messiah has not come yet. Meanwhile,...
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the implications of Jesus abolishing Jizya?

Sahih Bukhari Volume 3, Book 43, Number 656: Allah's Apostle said, "The Hour will not be established until the son of Mary (i.e. Jesus) descends amongst you as a just ruler, he will break the ...
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Are disciples of Jesus Muslims, Jews or Christians?

I'm confused because, Allah recognises Jews and Christians. Surely, those who believe (in the Oneness of Allah, in His Messenger Muhammad SAW and all that was revealed to him from Allah), those who ...
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How can Prophet Isa return to Earth without violating Prophet Muhammad being the last Prophet?

We know that Prophet Muhammad is the last of the Prophets (sometimes referred to as the Seal of the Prophets): Muhammad is not the father of [any] one of your men, but [he is] the Messenger of ...
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Does Islam believe that Jesus will come back to rule as the king of Israel?

Shalom Aleikhem my friends I want to know what Islam says about this question: Does Islam believe that Yahusua (Isha) an important messenger and messiah (servant) of Allah will come again as the king ...
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Is it OK to refer to Eisa ibn Merriam as 'son of man'?

When I am trying to engage Christians in dawa and interfaith dialog the question of Jesus and his status is always there and must be addressed. The early gospels of Mark and Matthew refer to him as '...
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Why is Jesus called the son of Mary so many times?

Reading the Quran, one thing I have noticed is that Jesus is the only person (I have noticed so far) given the title "son of mother's name". The disciples , the Jews & the angel Gabriel all ...
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Does the Quran have the wrong concept of Trinity in 5:116?

Some Christians argue that, "the Quran 5:116 wrongly defines the Trinity. Trinity is not Allah, Jesus and Mary. Further Catholics do not worship Mary but pray via her to God." How do we respond to ...
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Which are the canonical sources for reading about Isa in Islam?

Once I've read that Islam says Isa is going to return to Earth and fight a war. This is a different version of character personality that's given for Jesus in christianity were he says "Put your sword ...
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What specifically does Jesus make lawful in Qur'an 3:50?

Referring to the Prophet Isa (Jesus): And [make him] a messenger to the Children of Israel, [who will say], 'Indeed I have come to you with a sign from your Lord in that I design for you from clay [...
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Why did God create the illusion of Jesus's crucifixion?

in the quran it says about Jesus' crucifixion: And [for] their saying, "Indeed, we have killed the Messiah, Jesus, the son of Mary, the messenger of Allah ." And they did not kill him, nor did they ...
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Was Jesus lifted up in sprit or whole as a person

Today watching "Jesus of Nazareth" we were discussing about how Jesus was saved by Allah. There is a contradiction about how Allah saved Jesus. Some believe his spirit was lifted into heaven while the ...
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What can we say about when Jesus was born? [closed]

What can we say about when Jesus was born? I found the following For example the Qur'an states in 19:25: "And shake towards thyself The trunk of the palm-tree: It will let fall Fresh ripe dates upon ...
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Did Allah bring back to life a man and a boy who were burning each other after death?

In Major Sins by Al-Dhahabi (pdf): It was related that Jesus, the son of Mary (pbuh), passed by a flaming fire burning a man when he was in a journey. Then, Jesus carried some water to extinguish ...
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Will the conquest of India not happen until towards the end time when Prophet Isa returns? [duplicate]

It was narrated that Thawbaan, the freed slave of the Messenger of Allah (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him), said: The Messenger of Allah (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) said: “...
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How does the Qur'an (and its commentators) explain the miraculous birth of Isa? Who is Isa's father?

I'm reading Sura 19, Maryam, and while I've always been familiar of the birth narrative of Isa, I never pondered how the Qur'an reconciles the immaculate conception of Maryam & miraculous birth of ...