90 Verses say Jesus is not God

All four Gospels record Jesus as saying, “Blessed are the peace-makers; they will be called sons of God.” The word ‘son’ cannot be accepted literally because in the Bible, God apparently addresses many of his chosen servants as ‘son’ and ‘sons.’ The Hebrews believed God is One, and had neither...

Jesus Christ through a Muslim lens

Jesus of Nazareth is the most widely revered religious figure in the world. Not only is he central to Christianity, the largest religion in the world, he is also venerated throughout Islam, the world’s second largest faith. Christians may be surprised to learn that Muslims believe in the Virgin...

Muhammad the natural successor to Christ

Successions are of many kinds like the birth right of the “first-born” as in Jewish law. Or the ascending of the eldest son or daughter to the kingly throne. Or by election, to select a candidate by the vote of the majority. Or Theologically, an appointment by Divine Decree...

Mary, the mother of Jesus

It may surprise many people to learn that Mary is one of the most esteemed and respected and that the Quran gives her great importance.  Maryam is the name of chapter 19 of the Quran, and Chapter 3 is ‘Al Imran’, named after her family. Islam holds the entire...

Jesus: The son of Mary

Jesus was a Prophet and Messenger of God. He called to the Oneness of God. He never claimed divinity for himself, nor did he ever ask to be worshipped. No where in the Bible which Jesus reported to have said, I am God or worship me. The Claim was...

Jesus Christ in Islam

The Christian does not know that the true spirit of charity which the Muslim displays, always, towards Jesus and his mother Mary spring from the fountainhead of his faith – the Quran. He/she does not know that the Muslim does not take the holy name of Jesus, in his...

The true message of Jesus Christ

The Biblical scriptures, both New and Old Testaments, are unreliable sources and cannot, therefore, be used as an authentic means of knowing the truth about the man called Jesus Christ or about his mission and message. However, a close examination of these scriptures in the light of Quranic verses...

The ‘God’ that never was!

According to Christians, Jesus is God because He shares the nature of God, and he is in every way like God. These two reasons given by Christians to prove the divinity of Jesus are so puerile that they speak volumes of their understanding of Jesus. Islam is the only...

Crucifixion or cruci-fiction? Part 2

The question arises: ‘Why did she go there?’ ‘to anoint him’, Mark 16:1 tells us. The Hebrew word for anoint is ‘masaha’, which means to rub, to massage, to anoint (read ‘Who Moved the Stone’). The second question is: ‘Do Jews massage dead bodies after 3 days?’ The answer is ‘No!’ ‘Do...

Crucifixion or cruci-fiction?

Few Years back, an American historical researcher and mathematician, Michael Hart, published a book called ‘The 100, the Greatest Hundred in History’ In his book he gives the names of the 100 ‘Most Influential Men in History’ and his reasons for their positions in his list. Amazingly, he (most...