Islam & Christianity

Islam is the only faith other than Christianity which regards Jesus and Mary in very high esteem. One is astounded to find the notable Christian intellectuals, politicians, scholars and most painfully, the Christian clergy portraying Islam and Muslims as the enemies of Christ, infidels and pagans. Conversely, many uninformed and misinformed Christians are astonished when they are told about the respect and love Muslims have for Jesus and Mary despite the doctrinal differences. The Qur’an mentions “Jesus” by name twenty five times, as the “Messiah” eleven times. He is also addresses as Jesus the son of Mary: “And We made … Continue reading Islam & Christianity