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Biblical Taqiyyah (Dissimulation)

The Bible teaches and promotes dissimulation by Ibn Anwar BHsc. (Hons), MCollT To accuse Islam of teaching dissimulation(taqiyyah) and its adherents of practising it is one of the most common tactics employed by critics and detractors of Islam in their relentless crusade to demonise the faith. Many Christians gladly hop on the bandwagon peddling the […]

New Testament Anachronism Part 3

The Anachronistic Tale of Mark 2:26, Part 3

by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons)

The following is a continuation of the addendum in the previous post, New Testament Anachronism Part 2

Addendum

This addendum seeks to reinforce the previous two articles, …

Does Allah repent?

Allah repents? Really? By Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT Muslim apologists would sometimes use the argument that the Biblical depiction of God is often anthropomorphic and unbefitting of His Majesty. Therefore the Bible is wrong and theologically inappropriate. One such instance occurs in Genesis 6:6 which reads, “And it repented the LORD that he had […]

New Testament Anachronism Part 2

The Anachronistic Tale of Mark 2:26, Part 2 by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT The following is a continuation of the Addendum section in the article New Testament Anachronism. Addendum(continuation): There are some additional points that were left out in the discussion above. To add further clarity to our case we will go through the […]

The Bible demands that a rape victim marries her rapist for life

Does Deuteronomy 22:28-29 teach that a female rape victim gets married to her rapist? By Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons.)     The short and simple answer to the above question is yes. A lot of Christians however, would have us believe that the verses at hand have nothing to do with a raped victim and that […]

What does “yawm” (يوم) mean in the Qur’an?

Does yawm(plural ayyam)refer only to a 24-hour period due to the rotation of the earth? by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons.) One would often hear criticism levelled against the Qur’an by the “scientific” skeptical community alongside Christians working together as detractors of Islam that the Qur’an is unscientific in its description of the creation of the […]

New Testament Anachronism

The anachronistic tale of Mark 2:26 by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT    In previous articles we have exposed and refuted fallacious charges of anachronism laid against the Qur’an by its detractors. The uninitiated missionary does not realise that the claim of anachronism is easily levelled against his Bible in a much more forceful manner. […]