Pak, Zekeriya
January 2003
Ekev Academic Review;Winter2003, Vol. 7 Issue 14, p59
Academic Journal
The most predominant feature of Quranic narrations is to bring them to people's notice in a way to present practical message to reader. In this framework, while these historical events presented in narrations are used as materials, they can transform into a structure in which symbolic expression is clear. The partial differences can emerge between the form of events presented in Quranic narrations and the dimension of historical reality of these events as a result of scenario which is projected for the message during this transformation which is realized within the symbolic expression of Quran. This situation causes differences in opinions among commentators during the interpreting religious narations. The basic approach whether complete agreement will be or not between the form of expression of events presented in narrations and the dimension of historical reality of events forms the main axis of disparity of views concerning how to interprete Abraham narration which takes part in Surah 6/74-83.


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