A talk regarding Islamic perspectives on Jesus, and historical and contemporary debates about his nature and role. The talk also highlights the possibility of a shared Christological dialogue between the Abrahamic faiths. Dr Timothy Winter, also known as Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad, is an English Sunni Muslim scholar, researcher, writer and academic.
The Qur’anic Jesus – Abdal Hakim Murad
3:31 Orientalist Narrative: Christian (Indo-Euro/Hellenism) vs. Islam & Judaism (Semitism/Legalism)
6:08 Qur’an on Christians & Christianity
17:31 Qur’an on Mary & Jesus
31:16 Qur’an on Christology & Trinity
33:47 Modern Scholarship & New Theories
41:40 Conclusion: Hans Kung & Ebionite Origins of Islam
47:30 Q: What makes Islam ‘Abrahamic’?
50:50 Q: How can there be a reconciliation between Jews & Christians?
53:33 Q: The historical context of Judaism
55:37 Q: Authenticity of gnostic gospels? Alternative Ebionite Christology?
59:00 Q: Relationship with Muslims and The Bible?
1:01:37 Q: Islamic view on Jesus eschatological role?
1:05:53 Q: How can Muslims and Christian reconcile their different views on Jesus?
1:10:17 Q: Evangelicals and legalism?
1:12:29 Q: What does Qur’an say about forgiveness, salvation and the afterlife?
1:15:32 Q: The origins Christian view of salvation?
1:17:00 Q: Is Jerusalem the third Holy City?
1:18:15 Q: Finality of Prophethood in Bible? What about a paraclete?