Denis Giron has produced an article which has stimulated much debate and reflection amongst Christian and Muslim commentators on Blogging Theology. Rather than add to the ever-extending line of comments, and because I wish to cite some academic sources at… Read More ›
A brief discussion on divine plurals in the Bible and the Qur’an, and whether it is as obvious that they are non-literal as many allege?
Christians who dialogue with orthodox Muslims will often encounter appeals to the 112th chapter of the Qur’ān, sūrat al-Ikhlāṣ (also known as sūrat at-Tawḥīd). The Muslim participants in those dialogues will often present the relevant Qur’ānic text as an unambiguous… Read More ›
These observations are not intended to be tendentious, but objective. According to Genesis chapter 2 God’s first conversation with Adam was a warning against eating of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil: For in the day you… Read More ›
A complete tutorial on how to pronounce, write, and use the Hebrew alphabet, including vowel points. Stick around to the end, where you can learn the Hebrew Alefbet Song, and play a game to learn the vowels. The similarities to… Read More ›