- The Quran (or Koran)
is the sacred text of islam. It is the word of god as revealed to his prophet. (Muhammad) It provides a complete guide to
life and teaches about god. It is the final athority on everything. It sets punishments down for crimes. Harsh penalties are
set for stealing and murder. To Muslims, thw Quran is the "inimitable" (or un able of being imitated) word of god.
- The Sharia is an
Islamic system of laws. It interprets the Quran and alpplies its teachings to the daily life of muslims. The Sharia helped
unite the muslim communtiy. It does not seperate the laws from religous matters.
of the Quran. Quran is Aslo Spelt Koran