Those who believe it their duty to deny the legitimacy of the Prophet of Islam on moral grounds forget that the only question to be answered is whether or not Mohammed was inspired by God, it being quite irrelevant whether… Read More ›
Letter to a Catholic friend exploring Islam: … Hello, [Name redacted]! Salam alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh— Peace be with you, and the mercy of God and His blessings. I hope this note finds you in good health and spirits. Thank you for your kind message. It seems that… Read More ›
These kinds of video are not uncommon. This one is actually quite impressive.
Wednesday, October 21, 6 pm PDT. Dr. Juan Cole and President Hamza Yusuf For more information HERE
I know Sa Ra Garvey from Speakers’ Corner. He has a particular obsession with Islam and Muslims. I chose to reply to his latest hatefest this morning.
The Islamic History Book Review presents its top recommendations for the Prophet Muhammad’s Seerah biography in the English language. This is an outstanding survey.
بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم Prophet of “Sensuality” and “Inconsistency”? Refuting Sam Shamoun’s Incompetence and Deception Originally posted on the Quran and Bible Blog “And [also prohibited to you are all] married women except those your right hands possess. [This is]… Read More ›
There are some academics whose books are always worth purchasing, for their erudition, good judgement and readability. Dr Jonathan Brown of Georgetown University is one of them. He never fails to deliver excellence: I have devoured his Misquoting Muhammad: The… Read More ›
Hadith Database – Hadith on Some People of the Children of Israel Being Transformed into Rats and Lizards
Hadith on Some People of the Children of Israel Being Transformed into Rats and Lizards Originally Posted on the Quran and Bible Blog بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم “Narrated Abu Huraira: The Prophet (ﷺ) said, “A group of Israelites were lost…. Read More ›
Ken Temple and “Good Science”: Debunking Another Christian Lie Originally posted on the Quran and Bible Blog بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم “After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came… Read More ›
Addendum to Al-Isra and the “Temple” in the Islamic Sources: A Response to Sam Shamoun Originally posted on the Quran and Bible blog بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم “Exalted is He who took His Servant by night from al-Masjid al-Haram to… Read More ›
The Qur’an retells the stories of biblical personalities in its own style and corrects them in the process. The Qur’an virtually never actually quotes from the Bible – the only exception being the passage from Psalm 37:29 quoted in the… Read More ›