Nov 4th, 2014 by sfs
Cosponsored with the Rumi Forum. Professor Saritoprak examined the place of Jesus in the Qur'an and Hadith. He presented the topic of Jesus in Islam from an Islamic theological perspective including both classical and contemporary theologians' views of Jesus. Like Christians, Muslims, in general, also believe in the second coming of Jesus, known in Islam as the descent of Jesus. Dr. Saritoprak highlighted different Islamic theological approaches to Jesus's descent. Finally, Dr. Saritoprak discussed the important role Jesus can play in interfaith dialogue.