It's hard to believe that two religions that are worlds apart geographically have so many things in common. Here are some examples:
1. Both believe that Christianity was corrupt and incomplete until their respective founders came on the scene. For Islam, it was Muhammad; for Mormons, it was Joseph Smith.
2. They both have their own book of ‚Äúsacred scripture.‚ÄĚ While both tip their hats to the Bible, each see God‚Äôs Word as insufficient by itself. Both Islam and Mormonism use many biblical themes, narratives and personalities. But the Quran draws heavily from the apocryphal books rather than the authoritative cannon of the Bible.
3. In both cases, Islam and Mormonism see their religion as complete within itself. Above all, both repudiate biblical Christianity and identify orthodox Christianity as a false faith. ...