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How to understand the verses about the 'People of the Book' in Surah al-Maidah (5:43-48)?

Interpretation of 5:43 The verse in context is as follows: فإن جاءوك فاحكم بينهم أو أعرض عنهم ... وكيف يحكمونك وعندهم التوراة فيها حكم الله ثم يتولون من بعد ذلك وما أولئك بالمؤمنين ... وأن احكم بينهم ...
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Do Christians and Jews, who lived, before Islam was founded go to Jannah?

Islam existed from day one. And Abraham instructed his sons [to do the same] and [so did] Jacob, [saying], "O my sons, indeed Allāh has chosen for you this religion, so do not die except while ...
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Why is Muhammad the final prophet?

Actually, it is obvious to every human being who thinks well. Entering Christianity now denies Quran and more than thousands of hadiths (so much text). Entering Judaism now denies even much more ...
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What type of treaty existed between the Christians of Najran and the Prophet?

The Christians of Najran were Dhimmis who agreed to pay Jizya. The Prophet ﷺ wrote a letter to them: بسم إله إبراهيم وإسحاق ويعقوب من محمد النبي رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم إلى أسقف نجران، وأهل ...
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Is there an equivalent to the Christian "inner witness of the Holy Spirit" in Islam?

There is no inherent need for people to know apologetics to rationally know Islam is true, as Islamic theology is not complicated nor are there things that are contradictory at face value which a ...
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Did Jesus really appear to the disciples after resurrection?

Maybe he did, maybe he did not. There is no canonical perceptive on the matter since Islam does not consider the gospels to be the preserved form of Injeel and hence does not feel it necessary to give ...
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