Jesus
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The first-century Jewish teacher and wonder worker believed by Christians to be the Son of God, he is named in the Qurʾān as one of the prophets before Muḥammad who came with a scripture (see book; christians and christianity; prophets and prophethood). Th…

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Robinson, Neal, “Jesus”, in: Encyclopaedia of the Qurʾān, General Editor: Jane Dammen McAuliffe, Georgetown University, Washington DC. Consulted online on 14 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-3922_q3_EQCOM_00099>



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