The Principles Of The Creed: Book 2 Of The Revival Of The Religious Sciences by Khalid WilliamsThe Principles Of The Creed: Book 2 Of The Revival Of The Religious Sciences by Khalid Williams

The Principles Of The Creed: Book 2 Of The Revival Of The Religious Sciences

Translated byKhalid Williams

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In the Principles of the Creed (Kitab Qawa'id al-'aqa'id), the second of the forty books of the Revival of the Religious Sciences (Ihya' 'ulum al-din), Abu Hamid al-Ghazali explains the fundamental beliefs of Islam, those that concern faith in God, His revelation, His messengers, and the hereafter. The scope of these beliefs includes the nature of God, Muhammad’s status as a prophet, the virtues of the Companions, the events related to the resurrection and judgment, and the nature of faith itself. This presentation of beliefs goes beyond a list of creedal statements; al-Ghazali cites the scriptural foundations in the Qur'an and hadith, refers to transmitted reports from the Companions and others from the righteous predecessors, and supports these beliefs with rational arguments.
Khalid Williams studied Arabic and Islamic studies at the University of Leeds, graduating in 2005, and then moved to Morocco to continue his study of traditional Islamic sciences and spirituality in Salé, Fes, Oujda and Nador. His previous translations include Our Master Muhammad by Imam Abdallah Siraj al-Din, Muhammad the Perfect Man ...
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Title:The Principles Of The Creed: Book 2 Of The Revival Of The Religious SciencesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:168 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.5 inPublished:October 1, 2016Publisher:Fons VitaeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1941610161

ISBN - 13:9781941610169

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