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Since Muslims also believe Jesus to be the Messiah and have the belief in Gospels as fundamental articles of Islamic faith:

O People of the Book (Jews and Christians)! Do not exceed the limits in your religion, and attribute to God nothing except the truth. The Messiah, Jesus, son of Mary, was only a Messenger of God, and His command that He conveyed unto Mary, and a spirit from Him. So believe in God and in His Messengers ... (Quran 4:71)

So if a Christian converts to Islam while retaining his belief for Jesus like belief as Jesus being the Messiah then how the Christian community views such a person?

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closed as primarily opinion-based by El'endia Starman Jul 3 at 19:19

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Technically this is a valid question, but you've made complete junk out of it by stuffing the question full of false premises. Muslims do not believe Jesus to be the Messiah nor hold the Gospels as fundamental to their faith. It is not possible to convert to an incompatible belief system and still "retain" other beliefs (the word 'convert' should be a tip off). If you want to know how Christianity views people who leave the religion just ask about that and stop stuffing everything you write full of propaganda. Until them, -1 because this low quality is not useful to future visitors. –  Caleb Jun 17 '13 at 15:10
    
@Caleb: I don't believe his claim that Muslims believe Jesus to be the Messiah is a false one. The Qurʾān does state that. So, he does have a basis for making that claim. The Qurʾān also does state that the Gospels were given by Allah but later corrupted. So, I mean, I didn't give him -1 because he's simply expressing what the Qurʾān says. Yeah, I consider it propaganda, but it's not his fault. :) (Note: I don't think the Qurʾān is true, but again, it says what it says, and if he's a Muslim, he can't help but accept it.) –  H3br3wHamm3r81 Jun 17 '13 at 15:25
    
@Caleb you need to revisit Quran again, here is one of the many places where JESUS pbuh is called a Messiah: –  JesusBoughtIslam Jun 17 '13 at 16:32
    
“O People of the Book (Jews and Christians)! Do not exceed the limits in your religion, and attribute to God nothing except the truth. The Messiah, Jesus, son of Mary, was only a Messenger of God, and His command that He conveyed unto Mary, and a spirit from Him. So believe in God and in His Messengers, and do not say: ‘God is a Trinity.’ Give up this assertion; it would be better for you. For God is indeed (the only) One God. Far be it from His glory that He should have a son. To Him belongs all that is in the heavens and in the earth. And God is sufficient for a guardian.” Quran 4:171 –  JesusBoughtIslam Jun 17 '13 at 16:32
    
You can skip the quote, I'm well aware of what it says. The point is that by "messiah" it does not mean the same thing as Christians do, and you are misusing the definite article in English. Note that I italicized that in my first comment. –  Caleb Jun 17 '13 at 16:33
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Although I presume this question will be closed, I'll answer anyway.

A Christian who converts to any other religion, whether Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, etc., is considered a heretic and anathema.

With respect to Muslims: while they confess Yeshu'a to be the Messiah (e.g., Sūratu Āli ʿImrān, āyah 45), they deny his 1) crucifixion, 2) atonement, 3) death, and 4) resurrection, which are the fundamental beliefs of the Gospels. Ergo, although they claim to believe in the Gospels, the Qurʾān itself contradicts what the Gospels declare about Yeshu'a the Messiah.

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I would have said basically the same thing. +1 –  caseyr547 Jun 16 '13 at 8:31
    
1Jn 2:19 They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would no doubt have continued with us: but they went out, that they might be made manifest that they were not all of us. –  caseyr547 Jun 16 '13 at 8:32
    
Regarding contradiction , do you even find apparent contradictions in the gospels itself? –  JesusBoughtIslam Jun 16 '13 at 9:19
    
@H3b... I doubt those things are fundamental beliefs of Gospels , the most fundamental belief which you failed to mention is :""Jesus answered him, The first of all the commandments is, Hear, O Israel; The Lord our God is one Lord: And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind, and with all thy strength: this is the first commandment. And the second is like, namely this, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. There is none other commandment greater than these." —Mark 12:28-31"" And this does not contradict the Quran –  JesusBoughtIslam Jun 16 '13 at 9:28
    
@NotMyWill-butGodsWillBedone your mistaken –  caseyr547 Jun 16 '13 at 10:08
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