I would advise caution here. It is true Muslims worship one and merciful God. However, this sentence suggests that the two conceptions of God are equal. Yet in Christianity God is the Trinity in its essence, plurality united by love: He is a bit more than just clemency and mercy. We have two quite different … Continue reading God & Allah are different
For whatever reason, in those six days of 1967 the organized American Jewish community came under the spell of the myth of Israel’s insecurity—the conviction that, despite the obvious evidence of its overwhelming strength, Israel was a tiny “David” constantly menaced by neighboring “Goliaths,” which gave Israel the right to do anything as long as … Continue reading ‘The General’s Son’ Recounts Very Different Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
George from Ohio, America sent in a question last week asking How is the Holy Quran different from other holy books? A Muslim is required to believe that Allah sent His guidance to all nations. This guidance was in the form of revelation to prophets who appeared amongst the people inhabiting different parts of the … Continue reading Ask ‘The VM’: How is the Holy Quran different?