It is the Islamic testament sent by god to the prophet Muhammad. From the time of
the prophets prophet hood at 40 years old, to the year of his death, the qu’ran was
revealed over that period. In other words, 22years. Similar to Abrahamic religions
the verses of the qu’ran were revealed through a medium, in this case the angel
Jibrael would transmit these revelations to the prophet.
Then the prophet would preach to the people, and it would either be memorized or
written down. However, the qu’ran was not fully compiled during this time, it was
after the prophets death. Although the verses of the qur’an were memorized and
written down, the qu’ran was compiled as a book after the prophethood.
The basic structures of the revelations were through conversation with the prophet,
and terms such as ‘we” were attributed to God as form “majestic” we. It is not a
plural term in this case. There are different interpretations of ‘we” however,
scholars have come to the conclusion that “we” does not refer to polytheism, rather
The term “you” referred to the prophet. Further more, god also reveals verses that
are addressed to communities, or to a certain group, or all of humanity.
Additionally, once the quran was compiled by the successors of the prophet and his
companions, the verses were brought t