Al-Injeel (The Gospels)
The Injeel (The Gospels), are mentioned in the Quran upon twelve different occasions and verses. Three times in the third chapter, A’li-Imran (The Family of Imran); five times in the chapter Al-Ma’idah (The Table), and once each in the following chapters : Al-A’araf (The Heights), At-Tawba (Repentance), Al-Fath (Conquest) and Al-Hadeed (The Iron).
The word Injeel literally means glad tidings, as it was a book which contained glad tidings and guidance. The forty sixth verse of the chapter Al-Ma’idah expounds and elucidates upon this statement as follows :
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