Some Aspects of Islamic Eschatology1: JOHN B. TAYLOR

Religious Studies 4 (1):57-76 (1968)
Abstract
To a student audience seduced by the claims of a ‘secular Christianity’, Professor Gordon Rupp once urged the combined loyalties of ‘worldmanship’ and ‘other-worldmanship’. The Muslim world shows little friendship to secularist ideologies which explicitly reject the eschatological dimension, but Muslims are increasingly involved in secularising processes; many of these are ‘Islamised’, if they are compatible with Islamic social or political ideals, and the stigma of bid‘ah , innovation, is thereby avoided. A Lebanese author, Muhammad Darwazah, in his Dustūr al-Qur’ ānī , Cairo 1956, advocated a ‘Qur'ānic Constitution’ for the modern world since the Qur'ān’s world-view is both in-worldly and other-worldly: ‘Islam is a religion of the world , of government, society, morals and order, to the same extent as it is a religion of faith and belief and the next world .’
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.1017/S0034412500003395
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

Our Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 34,581
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Reviving Islam's Pragmatism in Muslim Education.Rosnani Hashim - 2008 - Proceedings of the Xxii World Congress of Philosophy 37:87-97.
Some Aspects of Islamic Eschatology.John B. Taylor - 1968 - Religious Studies 4 (1):57 - 76.
A Secular Age: Open Toward the Transcendent.Gerrit J. Benschop - 2009 - Philosophia Reformata 74 (2):142-152.
Ethical Issues of Modern Life - the View of Islam.Pushpa Anbu - 2011 - Philosophy and Culture 38 (2):55-74.
Islamic Education, Eco-Ethics and Community.Najma Mohamed - 2014 - Studies in Philosophy and Education 33 (3):315-328.
Islamic Philosophy in China.Yihong Liu - 2008 - Proceedings of the Xxii World Congress of Philosophy 8:173-178.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2015-02-05

Total downloads
9 ( #539,223 of 2,268,388 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
4 ( #106,839 of 2,268,388 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Monthly downloads

My notes

Sign in to use this feature