5 Things Muslims Should Know about Prophet ’Isa (as)
1- He was born to lady Maryam and did not have a father. This was a miracle from Allah Ta’ala. His place of birth according to many narrations it’s mentioned to be Bethlehem.
2- Allah Almighty has raised him to the heavens alive and safe. And he has not experienced death yet. Before the Day of Judgment, he will return to the world.
3- He was sent to guide the Children of Israel. And Allah Ta’ala revealed the Injeel (Bible) to Isa. We as Muslims believe in the original Injeel that was revealed to him.
4- His prophethood was visible from birth as when Maryam introduced him to the people, he explained to them whilst still a newborn baby that he was a prophet and invited them towards prayer, charity and obedience to one’s mother.
5- Isa is a human being like the Prophets who came before him, was also a Prophet sent by Allah Ta’ala to guide the people and share the message of Allah. When He descends, He will come as a follower of our beloved Prophet. And He will marry and have also family and will set justice.