Posts Tagged ‘Mary’

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 […]

“Mary, the sister of Aaron”

Does the Qur’an commit an anachronism by saying that Mary is the sister of Aaron? by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons) The Qur’anic verse in question is from Surah Maryam(19), verse 28: يٰأُخْتَ هَارُونَ مَا كَانَ أَبُوكِ ٱمْرَأَ سَوْءٍ وَمَا كَانَتْ أُمُّكِ بَغِيّاً “O sister of Aaron! Thy father was not a wicked man, nor was […]