August 2002

Editorial
The significance of the minaret; also, many of today’s ecological problems are attributable to the lack of ethics. (Sarah Waseem – UK)
Notes and Comments: A Second Coming
Can you imagine a son of God giving up his heavenly throne and descending to earth two millenniums later? (Mansoor Ahmed Shah - UK)
Islam and the Global Quest for Sustainable Development
A review of some of the major environmental issues issues facing the world today and Islam’s answers to these. (Dr. Abdul Latif Busari - Nigeria)
Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi The Purpose of Religious Differences
Discussion on why and how religious debate should be conducted. (Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi (as))
The Blind Watchmaker who is also Deaf and Dumb – Part III
Continuing our serialisation of the book Revelation, Rationality Knowledge and Truth. (Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih IV)
How to get Rid of the Bondage of Sin
Concluding part of an extract from an extremely popular article that appeared in the January 1902 Review of Religions. (Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi (as))