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By Hugh Goddard

The most continual difficulties in Christian-Muslim family members over the centuries has been the tendency through every one to pass judgement on the opposite by way of criteria and standards now not utilized in assessing itself. Goddard argues that such isn't any longer admissible and proceeds to provide a few precious insights.

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Many others, including many women, also became followers of Jesus, even if they were more like occasional visitors than permanent followers. It is clear, therefore, that Jesus’ message proved very attractive to many people in the Palestine of his day. This was not the case for all, however, since for a number of reasons Jesus’ teaching and actions managed to alienate and anger most of the existing schools of thought in the Jewish community at the time. The Zealots, with their wish to overthrow Roman rule by violence, were alienated by Jesus’ teaching “my kingdom is not of this world”; for them this was far too spiritual, since they wanted liberation and they wanted it immediately.

More research has been done on apocalyptic thought as background to the time of Jesus than with respect to but for the latter see B. ) Mélanges d’islamologie, Brill, Leiden, 1974, pp 197–200. P. Sanders The historical figure of Jesus, Allen Lane, 1993. S. Humphreys Islamic History—a framework for enquiry, esp Chap 3, “Early historical tradition and the first Islamic polity”, in which the work of Crone and Cook is discussed on pp 84–85. Peters “The quest of the historical ” in International Journal of Middle East Studies, 23 (1991), pp 291–315.

4 The contents of the Qur' n thus became known through the agency of one human being, in a relatively short time. SCRIPTURES 33 The situation with respect to the Christian scriptures, by contrast, is far more complex. For a start the Christian scriptures include not only specifically Christian books, books that is which were written by Christian authors on recognisably Christian concerns. They also include a number of books whose origins lie in pre-Christian times and whose authors were Jews. There are thus two substantially different sections, or testaments, within the Christian scriptures.

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