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ahead of his time and yet sadly despite the need for voices like his to be given ear and of his time and yet sadly despite the need for voices like his to be given ear and and pushed into the forefront they are silenced uashed and accused of heresy only truly by either those who haven
t ead the book or those who have a stake in maintaining the status uo He makes an excellent point read the book or those who have a stake in maintaining the status uo He makes an excellent point this
"book about synonymity "about synonymity the uran pointing out that in Chinaberries and Crows regular use of the Arabic language one has to pay attention as to which word has been used in a sentence in lieu of another similar word because of the nuance each word brings with it How can it not be so then with the Words of God Himself To. This book presents the work and ideas of the Syrian writer Muhammad Shahrur to the English speaking world Shahrur is at the moment the most innovative intellectual thinker in the Arab Middle East Often described as the Martin Luther of Islam he offers a liberal progressiveeading of Islam.
محمد شحرور ñ 2 CharactersWpoints allude to Contemporary times arguing for Islam s esponsive nature He applied hermeneutics and back and forth interpretive tools taking into consideration historical contexts accompanying each verse I think that for this time my thoughts on this book could not be summarized on just a few descriptive sentences but this Blessed Are the Wicked radicaleinterpretation of the ur an and
its most often misconstrued messages could eally challenge the values of any dogmatic and igid eligious person This canmost often misconstrued messages could eally challenge the values of any dogmatic and Stories from a Siberian Village rigideligious person This can highly personal but writers like him can Reform, Red Scare, and Ruin redeem those who can no longer tolerate the bigoted attitude of most people who claim absolute certainty and knowledge in Islam. S have obscured or even obliterated the ur an s progressive andevolutionary message That message is one that has endured through each period of human history in through each period of human history in Islam has existed encouraging Muslims to apply the most contemporary perspective available to interpret the ur an s meanin. ,
Relegate words to synonymity is to strip the uran of its nuance and to deprive the Word of God if you do believe it to be of its miraculous nature And so he sets the ground to look at words like Muslim Islam iman mu min kufr kafir all words that as Muslims and even non Muslims now take their meaning for granted but imagine using the word orange to mean purple or the word walk to mean
"fly it makes "it makes big difference when you Grauwacht realise the difference Definitely worth aead at least of the intro and chapter on Islam and iman
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RECOMMEND THIS BOOK DR SHAHRUR ISthis book Dr Shahrur is challenging writer and his vie. That aims to counter the influences of eligious fundamentalism and adical politics Shahrur s innovative interpretation of the ur an offers groundbreaking new ideas based on his conviction that centuries of historical Islam including scholarship in the traditional Islamic Lies, Damned Lies, and History religious science.