Prophet (Nabi) vs. Messenger (Rasul)

There is much debate regarding what is the difference between a prophet and a messenger. The best verse that clarifies this difference can be found in the following verse. [3:81] GOD took a covenant from the prophets (l-nabiyīna), saying, “I will GIVE YOU (ātaytukum) the SCRIPTURE (kitābin) and wisdom. afterwards, a MESSENGER (warasūlihi) will come … Continue reading Prophet (Nabi) vs. Messenger (Rasul)