Archive for the ‘Jesus’ Category

Matthew 11:11

Rivalry between the early followers of John the Baptist and Jesus Christ by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons)     According to several reputed scholars  there was rivalry between the early followers of John the Baptist and Jesus. Matthew 11:11 is one passage that contains a clue to the tension that existed between the followers of Jesus […]

Psalm 22

Is the crucifixion of Jesus predicted in Psalms 22? by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons)      Most Christians believe that Psalm 22 is a prophesy that was fulfilled by Jesus Christ at Calvary when he was allegedly crucified at the behest of the Roman prefect Pontius Pilate. The reason why Christians think that Psalm 22 foretells […]

Blood or no blood?

Forgiveness comes without blood by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons) What exactly is the  cause behind the fascination with blood sucking vampires in the western culture that has given rise to a plethora of vampire themed movies like Twilight and the like? Christianity is the predominant religion in the west. It spends so much time talking […]

Isaiah prophecises Prophet Muhammad s.a.w.

Isaiah 21:7 and the camel rider by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons) Some Christians (not all) cite Isaiah 21:7 as an example of a prophecy concerning Jesus. Jesus is said to have rode into Jerusalem on a donkey as mentioned in John 12:14 and elsewhere in the other gospels.  Tying that with Isaiah 21:7 which mentions […]

A Critique on the Crucifixion

Difficulties, Contradictions and Problems in the Crucifixion tale by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons) “…but they killed him not, nor crucified him…”(Qur’an 4:157) Jesus’ Crucifixion is the bedrock of mainstream Christianity. It is such an important foundation in Christianity that even sects that have departed from “Orthodoxy” such as Unitarianism and the Jehovah’s Witness have retained […]

Teachings of Jesus that are not taught in your church

The teachings of Jesus and the Bible(s) that are not taught in your church Why don’t Christians teach these things? by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons)    Google ‘Jesus is the prince of peace’ and millions of websites will appear on the search engine. Christians love to quote Isaiah 9:6 for Jesus and make him out to […]

The sin that defeats Jesus

The ‘ultimate’ sacrifice? by Ibn Anwar According to Christians the sacrifice that Jesus allegedly made on the cross at calvary is the ultimate sacrifice that absolves all sins. So for example we read the following declaration from a Christian based missionary website, “The life of the sinner was under the sentence of death until Christ […]