Buy Answering Islam: The Crescent in Light of the Cross 2nd by Norman L. Geisler, Abdul Saleeb (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday. The Story of Abdul Saleeb. My name [pseudonym] is “Abdul Saleeb.” I was born and raised in a Muslim country in the Middle East. Even though. pages, softcover from Baker. Answering Islam, 2d ed.: The Crescent in Light of the Cross () by Norman L. Geisler, Abdul Saleeb.
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Finally, theres a good Glossary section, an even better Bibliography with Both Christian and non-christian Authors and an excellent Suggested Reading section-for further research and study. Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus. The Muslim mind should not have any more anawering with this concept than any other mind. Geisler and his coauthor, a former Muslim, have given one of the most comprehensive expositions and most complete evaluations of Islam in print.
Answering Islam: The Crescent in Light of the Cross
There was a problem filtering geislrr right now. How can anybody believe that a human being was actually God incarnate? He and his wife live in Charlotte, Norman L. Prophets Prophets are necessary because God cares for frail humans.
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I think it isn’t concise enough though, but anyone with answefing open mind will find this interesting as it pierces doubts into your beliefs. God wills each of these characteristics, thus providing a unity to his character and actions.
Much needed information for today’s culture.
The Story of Abdul Saleeb (Answering Islam) – NORMAN GEISLER
A very good reference work in the field of ‘Apologetics’, as a defense of Christianity. A Guide to Communicating Effectively. As we read in the introduction: An Evaluation of Muhammad A prophet, though a mere human being, must have impeccable character.
Crucially, Islam views each of the prophets, including Jesus, to be a human. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Answering Islam evaluates the claims of orthodox Islam from a Christian point of view, appealing especially to the Qur’an and the Bible. From the Back Cover What are the fundamental beliefs of Islam and how can Christians respond to them?
His life and character prove him to have been the last and the answeriing of the prophets. I began to sob with great sorrow and shame. Most such claims fit into one of two categories: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. How could any rational being believe such things about an honored prophet of God?
His biographical life impacts the routine of Muslims across the world as they seek to replicate his actions which were recorded in the hadith. All thinking people can understand the issues, and make informed decisions concerning this discussion after reading this excellent study. Michael Kenan Baldwin rated it really liked it Sep 20, If you are a seller answring this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?
Trivia About Answering Islam: Afterwards, is a glossary of Islamic terms and their meanings. I don’t pretend that my critique is the paradigm of what I wrote on above, but I did my best in the short time allotted. Muhammad, Noah, Abraham, Moses, and Jesus.
Read for personal research – found this book’s contents helpful and inspiring. He is the author of more than seventy books, including the Baker Encyclopedia of Christian Apologetics. It is divided into individual chapters called suras which are generally arranged in order from longest to shortest.
The Islamic doctrine of progressive revelation helps to relieve the obvious tension between the messages of these five prophets. Despite my fundamental theological differences with my friends, there was something about their life and faith that impressed me a great deal. Like everything else, the Christian should not just use or resort to this book for his understanding of Islam.
Also, while it’s nice to have a defense of Christianity against Islamic claims, I still would rather have more in-depth information on Islam, its beliefs, and the problems with those beliefs. It is invaluable as a tool for understanding the most serious religious challenge to Christianity in the modern world. This is an informative read for those interested in understanding Islam, especially it’s relation with the Christian faith.
My difficulty in understanding Christian belief was very much along the lines that have historically seperated Islam from Christianity. It is important to juxtapose its falsehood against the truth of Christianity.
The Old and New Testaments both contain clear prophecies about him. In Medina, Muhammad took advantage a culture that was friendlier to monotheism, and gradually consolidated power. No eBook available Amazon.
Answering Islam evaluates the claims of orthodox Islam from a Christian point of view, appealing especially to the Qur’an and the Bible. It also leads to voluntarism; Allah becomes a victim of the famous Euthyphro Dilemma, and the Muslim view of ethics is crippled. Dec 01, Nicole rated it really liked it. Today, Islam is the second largest religion in the world, with over one billion adherents.