Islam and the Fate of Others: The Salvation Question

April 2, 2020 - 3:30pm

Northrop, Best Buy Theater, 84 Church St SE, Minneapolis, MN, 55455

Can non-Muslims be saved? And can those who are damned to Hell ever be redeemed? In this lecture, Mohammad Hassan Khalil presents the writings of influential medieval and modern Muslim scholars on the controversial and consequential question of non-Muslim salvation.
Mohammad Hassan Khalil is Professor of Religious Studies, Adjunct Professor of Law, and Director of the Muslim Studies Program at Michigan State University. He specializes in Islamic thought and is the author of Islam and the Fate of Others: The Salvation Question (Oxford University Press) and Jihad, Radicalism, and the New Atheism (Cambridge University Press). He is also the editor of two books and a digital archive called Muslims of the Midwest: An Oral History.