In 1966, nearly 180 million people in the US received Miranda rights – the right to remain silent to avoid self-incrimination. Half a century later, a religious community in Pakistan, another country of nearly 180 million people, is facing a rather caustic version of the Miranda rights. They don’t have the right, but a duty, … Continue reading Pakistan: Stay silent or die
Was Kashmir the last destination of Christ? Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, the Promised Messiah, was asked if Jesus neither died on the Cross nor was bodily raised to heavens while still alive what happened to him? He carried out much research and eventually wrote a book called Jesus in India in which he theorised that … Continue reading Did Jesus die in Kashmir?
A comment by one of our members, Mustaq Ali, during the Easter festivals earlier this year. He briefly mentions the origins of the celebrations and points out that the Holy Quran clearly states that Jesus could not have died for us. Also is this current wave of banning the hijab for safety issues or is … Continue reading Did Jesus Die for Us?
People are surprised that the Holy Quran deals with the accidental killing of one Muslim by another. They think that killing can only be deliberate. Yet, this is not true. Daily we hear of people being killed by "friendly fire" in combat or someone accidentally running over another person. The Holy Quran says that a … Continue reading Can a Muslim murder another Muslim?
A BBC Four documentary that investigates the variety of stories surrounding the New Testament account of the crucifixion, death, resurrection and ascension of Jesus, by interviewing historians, theologians and historical researchers. This exploration of the latest theories about what really happened to Jesus 2000 years ago uncovers some surprising possibilities. At the heart of the … Continue reading Did Jesus Die?