Posts Tagged ‘Ishmael’

Islam is the fulfillment of God’s promise

 According to the Chumash (חומש), Islam is the fulfillment of God’s promise to Ishmael by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT    Chumash is one of the terms used to describe the five books attributed to Moses.  It is derived from the root chamesh which means five. More commonly they are known as the Torah or the Pentateuch. […]

Was Hagar Abraham’s wife according to the Bible?

 Was she a wife or just a concubine? Putting the record straight once and for all by Ibn Anwar     Christians believe that Hagar was of a lesser position compared to Sarah, Abraham’s first wife. Many would deny her as Abraham’s wife, saying she was only a bondwoman, a slavewoman or a concubine. Some […]