Archive for the ‘Theology’ Category

We Don’t Need the Trinity

The Trinity is not Important according to Dr. William Lane Craig by Ibn Anwar   In this eye-opening explanation, the renowned champion of many Christians, today, namely Dr. William Lane Craig, premiere defender of the Christian faith, candidly admits and recognises the unimportance of the Trinity to a person’s salvation. Not only that, in this […]

1 Timothy 6:16 shows that Jesus is not God

Is 1 Timothy 6:16 referring to Jesus or the Father? by Ibn Anwar In a recent debate between Dr. Joshua Sijuwade and brother Jake Brancatella*, during the Q&A session, I asked the former regarding 1 Timothy 6:16 in light of his claim during the debate that the Father and Jesus are ontologically the same, i.e., […]

Did Justin Martyr promote the worship of angels?

Worship of angels according to Justin Martyr: Response to Albrecht and Co.  by Ibn Anwar Much to the consternation of Christian apologists, Dr. Shabir Ally has successfully demonstrated that Saint Justin Martyr, whom Christians traditionally hold in high esteem, actually called for the worship of angels along with God. This is based on a particular […]

Albrecht and his Imprimatur Confusion

Correcting Albrecht’s misunderstanding of the ‘Imprimatur’ by Ibn Anwar In the latest debate between Dr. Shabir Ally and Orthodox Christian apologist William Albrecht on the topic ‘Is the Trinity Biblical and Ancient,’* the latter, in his response to Dr. Shabir made an egregious misrepresentation of a Catholic tradition regarding the ‘Imprimatur,’ which is important in […]

It is Not Feasible to Imagine that Jesus Considered Himself God

Did Jesus Think He was God? by Ibn Anwar If Jesus was fully human, which the Trinitarian doctrine of hypostasis does stipulate, then that would mean that his mind was limited, which is one of the reasons why he did not know the day of the hour (Matthew 24:36) according to Christian apologists. Since his […]

Christmas Special: Holy Spirit, where art thou?

Holy Spirit Forget Me Not: Matthew 11:27 falsifies the Trinity by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT According to standard Trinity doctrine, all three Persons in the Triune Godhead, the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, are distinct from each other yet equally and fully God and each Person is equally omniscient (all knowing). The […]

John 17:3 is a Stumbling Block for the Trinity

Judaic-Islamic Monotheism in Light of John 17:3 by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT Although it is true that the Gospel According to John has a rather high Christology compared to the other three canonical gospels, it does not necessarily mean that the gospel actually elevates Jesus to the level of an actual divine being equal […]