Proyección 246, 277-301.
The question from which this article starts is the word “grace”. Are there in the Qur’an and Islamic tradition one or more concepts to be compared with the theological concept of grace in the Christian theology? The author tries to clarify this question by means of the study on the qur’anic text and Islamic tradition on it.
Titre original : “Fadl Allāh. El concepto de “gracia” en el Corán, similitud y contraste con la Biblia”
La question à partir de laquelle cet article commence est le mot “grâce”. Y a-t-il dans la tradition coranique et islamique un ou plusieurs concepts à comparer avec le concept théologique chrétien de la grâce ? L’auteur tente de clarifier cette question au moyen de l’étude du texte coranique et de la tradition islamique à ce sujet.
Este artículo comienza con una pregunta acerca del término “gracia”. ¿Existen en el Corán y en la tradición islámica uno o más conceptos que puedan ser comparados con el concepto teológico de “gracia” en la teología cristiana? El autor intenta clarificar esta cuestión mediante el estudio del texto coránico y de la tradición islámica.
Fadl Allāh. The concept of “grace” in the Quran, similarity and contrast with the Bible
Abstract The question from which this article starts is the word “grace”. Are there in the Qur’an and Islamic tradition one or more concepts to be compared with the theological concept of grace in...
El islam en Europa occidental. Panorama socio-histórico y modelos de “integración”
Summary This article starts unfolding a brief outline of the history of the relations between Islam and Europe from four geographical view points and four ages: Spain (VIII century), Central Europ...
Islamism, a “fundamentalism” in Islam
Often these terms are used by writers with little precision. In journalistic literature they are sometimes used with notable confusion, making them interchangeable. However, each of these terms has...
Christianity and Islam. Dialogue and encounter (in the framework of interreligious dialogue)
Extract from the introduction "In approaching the forum of inter-religious dialogue with Islam, with a view to coexistence and collaboration, it is necessary to define a theological framework. W...
Islam’s integration in Spain
Summary: Muslim presence in Spain is much more recent than in other European countries so at times it is not clear if there is a real integration model in this country. Nevertheless, looking at the...
Christianity, Islam and Modernity: Proceedings of the II Congress of Theology of the Faculty of Theology of Granada
From the border to the meeting. Proceedings of the third course. Christians and Muslims.
Unity of God and unity in God – a possible perspective and way of dialogue between the believers?
A shῑ‘ῑ perspective of dialogue developed by D. Mohammad Ali Shomali. Talking about unity between believers and calling them to act upon it is not new in Islam. The Qur’ān and the early history o...
The Quran of Historians
How is historical research on the Qur'an received in the Muslim world? What do we know about the historical figure of Muhammad? Interview with Mohammad Ali Amir-Moezzi, co-director of the “Qur'an o...
Islam and the Salvation of non- Muslims: The Qur’anic Perspective
"At the Pluriel conference on “Islam and Otherness” I will argue the Qur’an’s emphasis on divine freedom provides an opening for inclusivism. The Qur’an emphasizes God’s mercy, using al-Raḥmān as a...
Otherness And Spatial Dimension In The Arabic Language And Culture
Etymologically, the noun âkhar from the verb âkhara, rather draws the action of postponing, أَخَّرَ العَمَلَ, or temporarily deprogramming an action. al-âkhar on some other hand does not establish ...
Islamic Hermeneutics of Nonviolence: Key Concepts and Methodological Steps
The article traces the key concepts and methodological steps that make an Islamic theology of nonviolence plausible. It offers the tools for a critical reading of classical texts, “sacred” history,...
Environmentalism and sustainability as an expression of Islamic moral orientation
Abstract : The essay emphasizes cultural specificities, starting with the terminology currently used to describe sustainability, and investigates the lack of homogeneity of the semantic fields bel...
Authority according to the Qur’an and the authority of the Qur’an: from model to realisation
Conference « Religious Authority in Islam », organised by the Centre for the Study of Cultures and Religions and the Research Unit of the Catholic University of Lyon (UCLy), on 18 and 19 November 2...
Violence and Jihad in Islam: From the War of Words to the Clashes of Definitions
This article explores the phenomena of violence and jihad in three parts: their emergence and trajectory in the Qur’anic text, their meanings, and their entanglement with the religious cause. The o...