An introduction to the debate of christian and islamic religion

Christianity and Islam

How should we not believe in Allah and that which hath come unto us of the Truth. Consequently, such religions split into schism as they try different ways to justify the unjustifiable -- and once split, fight incessantly over the right to claim moral supremacy and claim the political and economic power that brings.

It amazes me how easily Muslims in America throw out information that is a lie. The most popular religion in the world, Christianity has well over two billion followers. A quick aside; Muslims love writers such as Ehrman who challenge traditional Christian assumptions, but a Muslim Bart Ehrman - that is, a Muslim scholar who used the same scholarship to reach the same conclusions about the Quran that Ehrman has about the Bible - would be ostracized in America and beheaded in Saudi Arabia.

However, as in the case of the question of Judaism, several events came together again to prompt a consideration of Islam. Mormon — Muslim relations have historically been cordial; [46] recent years have seen increasing dialogue between adherents of the two faiths, and cooperation in charitable endeavorsespecially in the Middle and Far East.

The result is that the debate with the Muslim will never go very deep. So the next time you hear a Muslim argue that "jihad is an inner spiritual struggle", or "the Quran explains osteoporosis" yes, there is a verse in the Quran where Zakariya complained about his grey hair and his "weak bones"or "Muhammad understood embryology hundreds of years before medical science" because the Quran discusses "the piece of dirt" and the "nuftah" and the "attached thing like a leech" and the "piece of chewed-up thing" for which ten Arab scholars will give ten different explanationstake it with a grain of salt.

Rather than use the challenge to grow to a more mature understanding of faith, they jettison it all and go on a lifelong quest for the "perfect book" which they eventually conclude is the Quran.

For this reason, the Prophet Muhammad was not the founder of a new religion, as many people mistakenly think, but he was the final Prophet of Islam. The work is not exclusively concerned with the Ismaelites a name for the Muslims as they claimed to have descended from Ismael but all heresy.

Protestantism and Islam entered into contact during the 16th century, at a time when Protestant movements in northern Europe coincided with the expansion of the Ottoman Empire in southern Europe.

The Fount of Knowledge references several suras directly often with apparent incredulity. The great advantage of a dialogue such as this is that the adherents of both religions gained an excellent opportunity to hear both points of view. Female infanticide was an exceptional practice condemned by the Arabs themselves.

The reference to Maryfor example, resulted from the intervention of Monsignor Descuffi, the Latin archbishop of Smyrna with whom Massignon collaborated in reviving the cult of Mary at Smyrna.

Christianity: Introduction

For the apostle Paul said: With such a conviction, we have published this book. Goddard further notes that in Nicetas we can see in his work a knowledge of the whole Koran including an extensive knowledge of suras Inscribe us as among the witnesses.

Jesus Christ, our God and Lord, died for our sins and was raised again for our justification Romans 3: That is because there are among them priests and monks, and because they are not proud. As such, Islam teaches that even though God cannot be fully comprehended and grasped by our finite human minds, He also does not expect us to accept absurd or demonstrably false beliefs about Him.

Christians believe that Jesus Christ was the Son of God and that: When they listen to that which hath been revealed unto the messengers, thou seest their eyes overflow with tears because of their recognition of the Truth. Again, there are dozens of examples, but one of the most common is that Aisha was a teenager when Muhammad married her.Christianity vs.

Islam Diffen › Philosophy › Religion › Islam Christianity and Islam have more in common than most people know — they are both monotheistic Abrahamic religions, and Jesus Christ is an important, revered figure in both religions. Christianity and Islam differ in their fundamental views in regard to the God they worship, the nature of their religion, their beliefs about the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus.

Christians believe that Jesus is the Son of God. Christian faith is based on birth, crucification, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ who is the messiah which is contrary to the Muslims view of Christ being just a prophet among the many.

A Brief Introduction to Islam (part 1 of 2)

Quran is the holy book believed to be the guideline of the Muslims who are the of the Islamic religion. It is believed that Allah repeatedly revealed. Such a debate took a place between Josh McDowell and Ahmed Deedat, President of the Islamic Propagation Centre in Durban, South Africa, Page 10 during August May 21,  · Why Christians Can't Debate Muslims I've been watching some Muslim-Christian debates recently, and frankly, the Christians don't usually do very well.

Here are three reasons I think this is true. 1. The Muslim's mind is made up before the discussion even begins. Christianity is a man made religion.

November 13, at PM. Christians often don’t realize that the Qur’an and Islamic law embrace not only personal religion but family law, civil law, and criminal law. Christians also forget that for much of the history of Christianity, the Church shared this view that it was to be intimately involved in politics.

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