Koranic Universalism

“Those who believe (in the Qur’an), and those who follow the Jewish (scriptures), and the Christians and the Sabians, any who believe in Allah and the Last Day, and work righteousness, shall have their reward with their Lord, on them shall be no fear, nor shall they grieve.” (2:62)– I love this.

Sola Means Peace In Pashto

Dear friends,

I spent half of the night writing these words, under the pale moonlight 🙂

It is my belief that Islam goes beyond mere tolerance towards other faiths. In my understanding of it, it goes beyond tolerance and establishes universalism.

I write these words in the hope that they can help to build bridges between people of different faiths and backgrounds, all in the spirit of goodwill and unity.

So with an open heart and mind, I invite you to read my analysis of 16 verses from the Holy Koran that I believe are key in planting the seeds of peace and understanding.

“And there is not a people but a warner has gone among them” (35:24)

I choose to start off with this verse because it clearly states in plain words that all people have received a warner. “And there is not a people” is not confined to…

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