What"s Right with Islam is What"s Right with America by Feisal Abdul Rauf

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Published by HarperOne .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Islam,
  • Islamic Philosophy,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Religion,
  • Islam - General,
  • Islamic Studies,
  • Religion / Islam

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9235721M
ISBN 100060750626
ISBN 109780060750626

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Sunnah, (Arabic: “habitual practice”)also spelled Sunna, the body of traditional social and legal custom and practice of the Islamic with the Qurʾān (the holy book of Islam) and Hadith (recorded sayings of the Prophet Muhammad), it is a major source of Sharīʿah, or Islamic law.

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