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Theological Responses to Modernity in the Nineteenth-century Middle East

 
AuthorOliver Scharbrodt
 
Title of item
Theological Responses to Modernity in the Nineteenth-century Middle East
 
Volume
Book 3
 
Pages
139-154
 
Total pages
151
Parent publication   Lights of Irfan
 
Publisher of this ed.
Wilmette, IL: Irfan Colloquia
Date of this edition 2002
LanguageEnglish
Permission editor and publisher
Posted 2010-05-18 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Published Articles
URLbahai-library.org/scharbrodt_modernity
Abstract With their theologies, Bahá'u'lláh and Muhammad 'Abduh both responded to the challenge of modernity and sought change, but while 'Abduh remained on the grounds of the Islamic tradition, Bahá'u'lláh founded a new religion.
Notes Presented at the Irfan Colloquia Session #36, London (July 13-15, 2001).

Mirrored with permission from irfancolloquia.org/36/scharbrodt_abduh.

Tags 19th century; Abdul-Baha, Life of (documents); Interfaith dialogue; Islam; Middle East; Modernity; Muhammad Abduh; Philosophy; Rationality; Reform; Theology
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