Posts Tagged ‘God’

Did God die on the cross?

Unravelling the Trinitarian confusion on the death or survival of “God” on the cross by Ibn Anwar BHSc (Hons), MCollT           Standard Trinitarian theology teaches that in the incarnation of Jesus he existed in two natures—divine and human. These two natures are inseparable in the incarnation in the Son of God who is the second […]

How can Allah have a son without a consort?

What does it mean when the Qur’an says “how can Allah have a son without a consort” by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT The verse in question reads as follows: بَدِيعُ ٱلسَّمَٰوَٰتِ وَٱلأَرْضِ أَنَّىٰ يَكُونُ لَهُ وَلَدٌ وَلَمْ تَكُنْ لَّهُ صَٰحِبَةٌ وَخَلَقَ كُلَّ شَيْءٍ وهُوَ بِكُلِّ شَيْءٍ عَلِيمٌ “the Originator of the heavens and the […]

Does the Qur’an misrepresent the Trinity?

Does the Qur’an reject the Trinity? by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT One of the common objections levelled against the Qur’an is that it misrepresents the doctrine of the Trinity, hence facilitating the way for the Christian polemic that the Qur’an in no way admonishes Christians for their Trinitarian doctrine. There are three verses that […]

Is Jesus God because of 1 Timothy 3:16?

Does 1 Timothy 3:16 say Jesus is God?

by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons)

“1 Timothy 3:16″ speaks of a personal manifestation of God – God in the second person was manifested” (The Impeccable Christ) [1]

The above and many other …

Hebrews 1:8

Does Hebrews 1:8 prove Jesus is God? by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons)      In my many discussions with Trinitarian Christians on the divinity of Jesus Christ one favourite passage that is often used as a proof text is Hebrews 1 with specific reference to verse 8 which reads as follows: “Your throne, O God, endures […]

Daniel 7:14 proves Jesus is God?

Is Daniel 7:14 evidence of Jesus’ divinity? by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons) The verse reads as follows : “He was given authority, glory and sovereign power; all peoples, nations and men of every language worshiped him. His dominion is an everlasting dominion that will not pass away, and his kingdom is one that will never […]

Is Jesus God because he was “worshipped”?

To worship or not to worship? by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT     In my numerous exchanges with Trinitarian Christians in discussing Jesus’ alleged divinity one thing that undoubtedly will not be missed is the notion that Jesus is given worship, hence making him God. At a glance the issue seems quite simple, at least […]