The Story of Abdul Saleeb. My name [pseudonym] is “Abdul Saleeb.” I was born and raised in a Muslim country in the Middle East. Even though. Each has been helpful in its own way, some far more than others. I have found ” Answering Islam” by Norm Geisler and Abdul Saleeb (not his real name) is be far . Answering Islam has ratings and 18 reviews. Paul said: This is the first book I read on Islam (I refer to the first edition). I thought it by. Norman L. Geisler.
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Of the increase of his government and peace there will be no end. The Crescent in the Light of the Cross. It is invaluable as a tool for understanding the most serious religious challenge to Christianity in the modern world. Trivia About Answering Islam: Excellent- Answwering am learning what Muslims truly believe and how it does definitely differ from Christianity.
Answering Islam: The Crescent in Light of the Cross
While Muslims claim that there are many inconsistencies within the Biblical text itself, each claim is arbitrary and ultimately ineffective. A greater satisfaction was the sense of rest in finally finding the truth about God and His revelation of love to heisler in Jesus Christ.
Numerous times, Muhammad retaliated against enemies in a morally reprehensible manner, and his teachings concerning the general treatment of slaves, women, and children are quite shocking.
Lists with This Book. Importantly, any perceived contradictions within the text itself can be solved by the principle of abrogation — the belief ansaering later passages render earlier passages irrelevant. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. He also devalued women, asserting that the majority of hell consisted of the fairer sex. There was a sincerity in their relationship with God and other people that I had not encountered among my own Muslim people.
The Story of Abdul Saleeb (Answering Islam) – NORMAN GEISLER
As explained in the introduction, part one examines the Islam’s fundamental beliefs, part two offers challenges to the claims of Islam; and part three provides evidence for the Christian claims against Islam.
Jan 04, Lori rated it really liked it. Soon after my own conversion, I decided to dedicate my entire life to promoting the Good News of Christ among Gdisler and especially the people of my own country.
Even though I lived in a very conservative Muslim society I grew up in a somewhat of a liberal Muslim family. Geisler PhD, Loyola University of Chicago has taught at top evangelical colleges and seminaries for over fifty years and is distinguished professor of apologetics and theology at Veritas Gelsler Seminary in Murrieta, California. I asked my question after sitting in my first class about some of the teachings of the Bible. This defense consists of several planks: Account Options Sign in.
Selected pages Title Answerkng. He is the author of nearly grisler books, including the Baker Encyclopedia of Christian Apologetics and Christian Ethics.
However, assurance of salvation is elusive to the Muslim. He and his wife live in Charlotte, North Carolina. Islamic ethics, law, and jurisprudence finds its basis in this period as well.
However, throughout answerihg this time I never doubted the fundamentals of my religious faith. Popular Muslim Accusations against the. Geisler PhD, Loyola University of Chicago has taught at top evangelical schools for over fifty years and is distinguished professor of apologetics and theology at Veritas Evangelical Seminary in Murrieta, California.
This second edition contains two new appendices, a new preface written in light of September 11,anwwering updated information throughout. My religious isam were radically challenged when I left my country because of its civil turmoil and went to Europe for the continuation of my studies. Most Muslim claims to the contrary are based off of a faulty understanding of Biblical claims.
Contents Preface to Second Edition.
Answering Islam, 2nd Edition | Baker Publishing Group
Abdul Saleeb is a former Muslim who has intensively studied differences between Christianity and Islam. GeislerAbdul Saleeb.
His co-author, a former Muslim, gives a clear picture of Muslim belief and thinking. Crucially, Islam views each answerjng the prophets, including Jesus, to be a human. An Evaluation of Muhammad A prophet, though a mere human being, must have impeccable character.
Further, Muslim arguments for what really happened to Jesus have all been debunked. A good summary of the differences between Islam and Christianity and a Christian response to those differences. Like everything else, the Christian should not just use or resort to this book for his understanding of Islam. To ask other readers questions about Answering Islamplease sign up. It took me a couple months to get through.
A Defense of Salvation by the Cross Muslims reject the Christian view of salvation for several reasons: The Truth hath indeed come to thee from thy Lord: In the midst of all this anxiety of thought, I woke up one morning and was suddenly struck by the meaning of a verse written by the prophet Isaiah in his ninth chapter.
Are There Any Errors in the Bible? Yet, none of these claims hold merit. Wendy Der rated it liked it Oct 09, This is one that I would recommend far above all the others I’ve read. Another book I read for my Master’s program. Answerihg tension in my life was so strong that I felt torn asunder between these two faiths.