Imamate, The Vicegerency of the Prophet

Meaning of Imamate and Khilafah, as well as Shi'i and Sunni views on topics such as necessity of Imamate, infallibility, and Shura.

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  1. Part 1: General Meaning
  2. Part 2: The Shi'ite Point of View
  3. Part 3 - The Sunni Point of View
  4. Bibliography