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Biblical Figures Reimagined - Moses' Full Story

Biblical Figures Reimagined - Moses' Full Story

Any account of Moses’ life is filled with lessons and guidance for all of humankind. The lessons in Quran however are not only in the story that Judaism and Christianity call the Exodus but begin when he was a newborn baby.

Swine Disease, Politics, and the Prohibition of Pork

Swine Disease, Politics, and the Prohibition of Pork

It is commonly known that Muslims, Jews, and some Christians do not eat pork. In the Bible (King James Version), one can read, And the swine, though it has a split hoof completely divided, yet it chews not the cud; it is unclean to you. Of their flesh shall you not eat, and their carcass …

The Bible and the Quran on Abraham and His Sons

Abraham (peace be upon him) had two sons: Ishmael and Isaac, also known as Israel. There is, without doubt, in the existing version of the Bible, an undisguised bias in favor of the Israelite branch of the family and there are clear attempts to confuse…

Confused by the Quran? So Was I

Confused by the Quran? So Was I

I had to learn the hard way that you have to read, understand, and think about the Quran in context. I started to realize this as I learned more and more about Islam. After I started to read books of Hadith and about the life of the Prophet Muhammad, reading…

The Story of Prophet Abraham in the Bible and the Quran

The Story of Prophet Abraham in the Bible and the Quran

The Islamic Abraham is completely devoted to God. He does not question His commandments, he has two wives who have equal status, and he does not banish his eldest son. Abraham leaves Hajar and Ishmael in the sacred valley that will one day be known…

Jihad Is in the Bible: Omar Suleiman

As American Muslim activist Linda Sarsour faces increasing smear campaign over her use of the word Jihad, an opinion published by Texas Muslim scholar Sheikh Omar Suleiman on HuffPost defended Islamic terms as being hijacked by Islamophobes who impose their definitions, proving that the word Jihad is regularly used in the Arabic version of the Bible.

Muhammad Prophet Foretold Bible 3 Proofs

3 Proofs Muhammad was the Prophet Foretold in the Bible

Some people feel that this prophecy refers to the prophet Jesus (peace be upon him). But, although Jesus was truly a prophet of God, he is not the prophet spoken of here. He was born miraculously, and, finally, God raised him up miraculously. On the other hand, Muhammad (peace be upon him) is more like Moses.

3 Proofs that Muhammad didn't Copy from Holy Scriptures

3 Proofs that Muhammad Didn't Copy from Holy Scriptures

If Islamic doctrine were borrowed from Judaism and Christianity, why did it deny crucifixion? After all, both religions agree it took place! For the Jews, it was Jesus the imposter who was crucified, but for Christians, it was the Son of God.

Muslim Prayer Postures Found in the Bible

It is interesting to note that Prophet Daniel prayed towards Jerusalem. In the early days of Prophet Muhammad’s mission the faithful also prayed towards Jerusalem. However the Muslim direction of prayer changed. About sixteen months after Prophet Muhammad…

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