Discover the themes of the Quran, its role within Islam, meaning to Muslims, and relationship with the Bible.
Gabriel Said Reynolds is Professor of Islamic Studies and Theology in the Department of Theology at Notre Dame. He is the author of The Qur'ān and Its Biblical Subtext (Routledge 2010) and The Emergence of Islam (Fortress, 2012), as well as editor of The Qur'ān in Its Historical Context (Routledge 2008) and New Perspectives on the Qur'ān: The Qur'ān in Its Historical Context 2 (Routledge 2011). He is currently Chair of the Executive Board of the International Qurʾanic Studies Association and pursuing research for a book (Yale Univ. Press) on the Qurʾan in the light of Biblical tradition. In his spare time he follows Notre Dame football, plays soccer, and watches Bollywood movies.