Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 7:30 PM
Spirituality Tuesday Assembly: The Bible and the Qur’an
A comparative study (via video), with our host Fr. Matt
Prof. Gabriel Reynolds, a Catholic scholar of Islamic studies at Notre Dame, guides us through the fascinating history and varied interpretations of the Qur’an and its relationship to the Holy Bible.
Tonight’s video explores the development of Exegesis (interpretation) of the Qur’an in Islamic Tradition. Plus, an exploration of the Qur’an and Islamic Law.
The presenter is Gabriel S. Reynolds. He is Professor of Islamic Studies and Theology in the Department of Theology at Notre Dame, where he researches the Qur’an and Muslim-Christian relations. A Catholic, he received his Ph.D. in Islamic Studies from Yale University, where his dissertation won the Field Prize.