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Religious Pluralism and the Qurʾān
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In traditional Muslim thought, Muḥammad is the “seal of the prophets,” and his message, contained in the Qurʾān, con- tinues, confirms — and abrogates — all previous prophetic messages. The Qurʾān demonstrates an awareness of those previous messages, at least some of them, and evidences knowledge of a variety of religious groups in its…

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Wilde, Clare and McAuliffe, Jane Dammen, “Religious Pluralism and the Qurʾān”, in: Encyclopaedia of the Qurʾān, General Editor: Jane Dammen McAuliffe, Georgetown University, Washington DC. Consulted online on 21 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-3922_q3_EQCOM_00171>



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