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The Cosmopolitan World of the Quran and Late Antique Humanism

AuthorTodd Lawson
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The Cosmopolitan World of the Quran and Late Antique Humanism
Parent publication   Religions
Date of this edition 2021
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Posted 2023-09-20 by Jonah Winters
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Abstract On the Qur'an's use of the themes of epic and apocalypse to reveal its most cherished sacred truths: the Oneness of God, the Oneness of Religion, and the Oneness of Humanity. Contains no mention of the Bahá'í Faith.
Notes Also online at where it is also available in epub format.
Tags Alast (Primordial Covenant); Apocalypse; Arabic language; Bible; Christianity; Constitutions (general); Covenant (general); Day of Judgment (or Day of Resurrection); Epics; God, Names of; Interfaith dialogue; Invocations; Islam; Joseph (Prophet); Judaism; Light (general); Light verse (Quran); Moses; Muhammad (Prophet); Northrop Frye; Oneness of mankind; Opposites; Pairs of words; Prophets; Quran; Return; Revelation; Typology; Unity; Unity of religion; Words and phrases
Cross-referencesSee also Qur'anic Kerygma: Epic, Apocalypse, and Typological Figuration (Lawson, 2022).
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