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What is Israel mentioned in the Quran? is it a place and if so where did it exist during the days of mohamed?

Asked by Wolverine Logan, 12 Jun '09 03:36 pm
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Kapil says 'Isreal means to "wrestle with God , Curious if they ever wrestled with Jesus the God in Chrisitanity , Christtians did great service to Isrealites ,Hitler made holocast and europeans pushed the Jews out of Europe after the holocast to their promised Land ,A good riddance
Answered by kemsu, 12 Jun '09 06:31 pm

 
  
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The noble Quran following verse may find our the place
(17:7) Whenever you did good, it was to your own advantage; and whenever you committed evil, it was to your own disadvantage. So, when the time of the fulfilment of the second promise arrived, (We raised other enemies that would) disfigure your faces and enter the Temple (of Jerusalem) as they had entered the first time, and destroy whatever they could lay their hands on.9
*9 The historical background of the second degeneration and its chastisement is as follows:
The moral and religious fervour with which the Maccabees had started their movement gradually cooled down and was replaced by love of the world and empty external form. A split appeared among them and they themselves invited the Roman General, Pompey, to come to Palestine. Pompey turned his attention to this land in 63 B.C. and, taking Jerusalem, put an end to the political freedom of the Jews. But the Roman conquerors preferred to rule their dominions through the age ...more
Answered by yusuf syed, 12 Jun '09 04:48 pm

 
  
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I think Looking at comments and answers it shows that it was existing is correct answer. Location was same as it is.
Answered by Motu, 25 Sep 06:43 pm

 
  
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Looking at comments and answers it shows that it was existing is correct answer. Location was same as it is.
Answered by madhav joshi, 12 Jun '09 05:32 pm

 
  
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Isreal means to "wrestle with God", this name was given by God to a man called Jacob by whom is this nation known. This was almost 5000 years before from now...The prophet mentioned in the Quran came almost 500 AD that is after Christ...
Answered by kapil sambari, 12 Jun '09 04:32 pm

 
  
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