Tim (Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad) is the only Muslim I know personally who talks sense about Islam and being Muslim in the West. But he is the lone exception rather than the rule. Most Muslims I know do a great… Read More ›
Dr Tim Winter
The current pandemic has upended nearly every aspect of the world we live in. But is it unprecedented? British muslim scholar Dr. Timothy Winter aka Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad, Dean of Cambridge Muslim College, shares his perspective on this humbling… Read More ›
resisting the zeitgeist is not easy!
In a brilliant work Abdal-Hakim Murad discusses the problem with anti-madhhabism.
The ‘universal’ religion is not merely the religion that claims to be for all; it is the religion that claims that God has always been for all. There can be no Muslim ‘scandal of particularity’. ~ Dr Tim Winter
The final part of Dr Tim Winter’s essay concludes with the accusation that the required belief in the incoherent Trinity has contributed to the wider crisis of faith in the West and even played a significant role in the rise… Read More ›
Probably the most important video you will watch today: Shaykh Abdul Hakimi Murad – Gender Interaction
7 minutes of life changing wisdom from the Shariah
As Muslims come under intense pressure in the West to approve of homosexuality, University of Cambridge academic and Muslim convert Dr Tim Winter asks what the Muslim response should be. Militant pressure groups insist that homosexuality is normal and natural… Read More ›
Section on New Testament Christology, with a few words to salafi critics of Dr Tim Winter and my reading of his work.
Subject: The Biblical witness. Is the Trinity taught in the Bible? Dr Winter says No: “God’s only number is one. The idea of a perichoretic union of self-awareness hypostases, each of which was entirely God, came later.” page 349.
The book I quote from ‘Debating Christian Theism‘ contains new essays on central topics by a number of distinguished scholars. It should not only prove of general interest but would provide an excellent supplemental text for undergraduate and graduate courses… Read More ›
3 Minute Academic Soundbites. ‘Jesus did not oppose Rome, and so Rome chose him for its god.’ Commentary on the Eleventh Contentions