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The Qur"an and Its Exegesis

Selected Texts with Classical and Modern Muslim Interpretations (Oneworld Classics in Religious Studies)

by Helmut Gatje

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Published by Oneworld Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criticism & exegesis of sacred texts,
  • Islam,
  • Islam - Koran & Sacred Writings,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Religion / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8971433M
    ISBN 101851681183
    ISBN 109781851681181

    The first thing to understand about the Quran is its form. The Arabic word, ‘Quran,’ literally means both ‘recitation’ and ‘reading’. Similarly, the Quran was both recited orally and written down in book form. The true power of the Quran remains in the oral recitation, as it . Non-muslims are not interested in a 'scientific' exegesis of the Koran. Just as they are not interested in someone trying to explain anything concerning real science explained in the Bible or any other religious writings dating many centuries ago.

    A specific methodology exists for exegesis of the Quran in order to extract the proper meaning. The Quranic sciences, as they are called, are an extremely specialized field of Islamic scholarship which requires mastery in multiple disciplines, like exegesis, An Introduction to the Quran (part 2 of 2): Its In 3 of 6 However, there are other noteworthy translations, including the Noble Quran and a translation from Urdu Tafser of Abul Ala Maududi. It should however be noted that while you can pick up the main concepts of Islam easily from these translations of the Quran, you may need to refer to the Tafseer books for a .

    Designed as an introduction to the Quran with particular emphasis on parallels with Biblical tradition, this book provides a concise but detailed overview of Muslim prophets from Adam to Muhammad. Each of the chapters is organized around a particular prophet, including an English translation of the relevant verses of the Quran and a wide Brand: Bloomsbury Academic. The Tafhim-ul-Quran (Urdu: تفہيم القرآن‎) is a 6-volume translation and explanation of the Qur'an by Syed Abul Ala Maududi who spent 30 years writing his Tafsir; he began in and completed it in The Tafhim differs from traditional exegeses in several ways. It is more than a traditional commentary on the scripture as it contains discussions and debates regarding economics.


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The Qur"an and Its Exegesis by Helmut Gatje Download PDF EPUB FB2

Presenting the views of a broad range of commentators, both classical and modern, it focuses on such topics as God, Muhammad, revelation, and Muslim beliefs and duties, in addition to chapters exploring mystical, philosophical and Shiite quaranic exegesis.

The Quran and its Exegesis offers an unparalleled overview of Muslim thinking through the Cited by: 4. Islam and the 'book religions' and paganism 5.

God 6. Angels, spirits and mankind 7. Eschatology 8. Duties and Prohibitions 9. Dogmatics Mystical and philosophical Quranic Exegesis Shi'ite Qur'aniv Exegesis Modern Qur'anic Exegesis show more/5(12).

This exegesis (commentary) of the Holy Quran involves explaining the message of the Quranic verses, clarifying its import, and discovering its significance. In order to render this unique and scholarly style and diction into ordinary prose, this exegesis/commentary provides missing links so as to understand the Quranic Arabic phrases in its /5(7).

Esoteric interpretation of the Quran, taʾwīl (تأويل), is the allegorical interpretation of the Quran or the quest for its hidden, inner meanings. The Arabic word taʾwīl (تأويل) was synonymous with conventional interpretation in its earliest use, but it came to mean a process of discerning its most fundamental understandings.

Esoteric interpretations do not usually contradict the. The first-ever scientific interpretation of the Quran entitled The Quran: Scientific Exegesis has been published online at The Quran and Its Exegesis book newly launched website This book is a. The lay people expended all of their energy in the correct recitation of the Qur`an and in learning the rules of proper pronunciation, while the books of exegesis of the Qur`an written during those centuries were only of benefit to the scholars.

The Qur'an and Its Exegesis The book brings together a collection of commentaries, translated from the original Arabic, on some of the key passages of the Qu'ran.

Presenting the views of classical and modern commentators, it focuses on topics such as God. Prophets in the Quran: An Introduction to the Quran and Muslim Exegesis - Ebook written by Brannon Wheeler.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Prophets in the Quran: An Introduction to the Quran and Muslim Exegesis. stories, abrogating and abrogated texts; and miraculousness with all its types.

The Qur'anic exegesis is covetable and advisable. Allah (Glory be to Him) says: (This is) a Book (the Qur'ân) which We have sent down to you, full of blessings, that they may ponder over its Verses, and that men of understanding may remember.

[Sad: 29]. With complete clarity, the Qur`an introduces itself as the explainer of all things, when it states: وَ نَزَّلْــنَا عَلَيْكَ الْكِتَابَ تِـبْـيَاناً لِّكُلِِّ شَيْءٍ “And We have sent down The Book (Qur`an) upon you (Muhammad) as a clarifier of all things.” Suratul Nahl (16), Verse   The Quran is the holy book of Islam.

It was written in the 7th century C.E. Its content is the wisdom of Allah as received and preached by Muhammad. The Quran is divided into chapters (called surah) and verses (ayat) of differing length and topics.

It is also divided into sections (juz) as a day reading schedule for Ramadan. Fakhr al-Dīn al-Razi (d. ) was a leading Islamic scholar of the twelfth century. He was a prolific author on theology and jurisprudence but is best known for his commentary on the Qur’an, The Great Exegesis.

Sohaib Saeed is director of the Centre for Advanced Study of. User Review - Flag as inappropriate I'm fairly certain the previous reviewer has no clue what this book is or its aims. The main point here is that traditional Muslim medieval exegesis doesn't exist in a vacuum, any more than the Quranic text does /did, supernatural claims notwithstanding.

The organization of this work is unique in that it compiles sources around the characters themselves, the 3/5(2). The Qur'an and Its Exegesis (Helmut Gatje) - ISBN: Author: Helmut Gatje Publisher: Oneworld Publications (November ) Pages: Binding: Paperback Description from the publisher: 'Provides a useful introduction to how Muslims have traditionally understood the teaching of the Qur'án.' EXPOSITORY TIMES.

This book traces the development of Qur’anic exegesis from its formative period in the first century hijri until the modern era. It offers a comprehensive discussion of the primary approaches to Qur’anic exegesis; namely exegesis by traditions, literary exegesis, jurisprudential exegesis, theological exegesis, mystical exegesis, scientific.

The need for explanation and interpretation of the Holy Quran was felt by Muslims in the formative period and thus a wide range of books on exegesis, with different focuses were produced to offer a good range of methods that are employed. The Paperback of the The Qur'an and Its Exegesis: Selected Texts with Classical and Modern Muslim Interpretations by Helmut Gatje at Barnes & Noble.

Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : قطوف التحريرات و الاستنبطات من للشيخ محمد بن عمر بازمول The tafseer of a selection of verses taken in all the surah of the Quran by Shaykh Muhammad tafseer of the verses is preceded by the explanation of the main subject of Surah and the book is preceded by about twenty rules in the science of tafseer.

The Qurʼān and its exegesis: selected texts with classical and modern Muslim interpretations. [Helmut Gätje; Alford T Welch] -- This work presents an overview of Muslim thinking through the ages and around the world. The book brings together a collection of commentaries, translated from the original Arabic, on some of the key.

Get this from a library. Moses in the Quran and Islamic exegesis. [Brannon M Wheeler] -- "Using approaches from Biblical Studies, History of Religions, Folklore Studies, and Judeo-Arabic Studies, this book suggests how Muslim exegesis of the Quran is purposeful in its appropriation and.

An extensive glossary provides an annotated list of all scholarly transmitters and cited texts with suggestions for further is an excellent book for undergraduate courses, and students in divinity and seminary programmes.

Comparisons between the Quran and Bible, and among Jewish, Christian and Islamic exegesis are highlighted.This book examines the Islamic roots of the Babi religion, (and by extension the later Baha’i faith which developed out of it), through the Qur’anic commentaries of the Bab and sheds light on its relationship to the wider religious milieu and its profound debt to esoteric Islam, especially Shi'ism.Al-Mizan An Exegesis of the Qur'an, vol 1.

From Suratul Fatiha (1) to Suratul Baqarah (2), verse The first volume of the renown commentary on the Qur'an written by one of the greatest commentators on the Qur'an in modern times.

This volume contains the exegesis of .