The Origin Of Islam : The Identity Of Jesus In Islam

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(Buitenen, 2016) In Judaism, Abraham is considered the founder of the religion. Many Jews express actual bloodline to Abraham. He was also known as the founder of a monotheism belief system. Another important person in this religion is Moses. He escaped persecution as a child by being placed in a basket and floating down the Nile river of Egypt. When he was older God told him to lead all the Jews out of Egypt, freeing them from slavery and torture. After he led them out of Egypt he climbed Mount Sinai to pray and that is where Go gave him the Ten Commandments. These Commandments are followed and practiced today. ("Important Figures", 2017) The Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) is the most adorned human of this religion. He is so important that after his name is said it is followed up with the saying “peace be upon him” out of respect. The reason he is so important is because his recording and reciting of the Qur’an was a miracle (he was illiterate) and then his spreading of the word of Allah allowed salvation to many who didn’t know Allah.
("Islam: Prophet Muhammad (570-632)", 2017)
What is the identity of Jesus in this religion? The identity of Jesus in Hinduism is a Saint called Ishu. There are many similarities between Christian Jesus and Ishu such as walking on water, healing the sick, born in a cowshed, visited by three holy men, and even gave a sermon on a mountainside.
(Stockton, 2015) In Judaism Jesus is considered a Jewish teacher, but not the messiah
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