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Islam's roots.

Reader comment on item: Uncovering Early Islam

Submitted by Ben (Russia), May 23, 2012 at 10:29

Many religions have some initial periods of the transformations.Buddhism and Confucianism where not religious at the beginning. The newly published very interesting researches of Islam's origin remind the 19 century researches of Christianity origin and the problems of the witnesses.


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Daniel Pipes replies:

Correct that and this both stem from the same "Higher Criticism."

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