As human beings we can easily get used to believing that the way we live is ‘normal’, thinking it will last forever and not expecting any major changes. Yet, when you look at history you’ll see that major changes happen… Read More ›
Great line, not enough people seem to understand this concept.
The Talmud prohibits any intimate contact with a person with whom one is forbidden to have sexual relations – in the same way and for the same reasons as the Shariah
Being that men are visually stimulated and are wired to their carnal appetites, Talmudic teachings are brutally frank and aware of man’s flaws. Various regulations were taught to prevent sexual improprieties from sullying a person’s holiness and closeness to God…. Read More ›
Remember death oh Son of Adam! You are nothing but a number of days. Whenever each day passes then a part of you has gone. ~ Imam Hasan Al-Basri
A Secular Muslim is someone who believes that the Creator was sufficient enough to set highly calculated Mathematical and Physical laws that organize Planets in Orbit but wasn’t sufficient enough to create laws that organizes the human society.
This Five Minute Meditation is about the demands made on Muslims to align their religious teachings with the liberal orthodoxies of the age, and what our response to such pressures ought to be.
Dr Iain McGilchrist is a psychiatrist, writer, and former Oxford literary scholar.
This is a no holes barred academic discussion of the Quest for the historical Jesus by one of the leading historians in the field Dr Dale C. Allison. Allison is Richard J. Dearborn Professor of New Testament at Princeton Theological… Read More ›
Painful words of wisdom from the West’s leading Muslim scholar