Posts Tagged ‘ Books – The Holy Bible (passages from) ’

From the Archives: ‘Eid-ul’-Adha
One of the most important days for Muslims, ‘Eid-ul’-Adha is the Muslim festival of sacrifice commemorating Abraham(as) offering his son Ishmael(as) for sacrifice. What is the real significance of this day for the faithful?
Does Islam Come from the Biblical God?
An allegation is being spread by some that ‘Allah’ is in fact the name of a moon god, and is therefore a pagan deity. A succinct rebuttal of this fallacious assertion. (Abdul Ghany Jahengeer Khan)
Who was the Prophet Promised in Deuteronomy?
The prophecy in Deuteronomy 18 foretells the coming of a special Prophet. But who exactly was that prophet? (Final part) (Dr Mirza Sultan Ahmad – Rabwah Pakistan)
From the Archives: Jesus(as) – Prophet of God – Final Part
A study of the Bible provides ample evidence that Jesus(as) was a Prophet exclusively to the People of Israel, proves that the concept of the Trinity is only a myth and that God does not require a son to bring Him honour. (Chaudhry Sir Muhammad Zafrulla Khan)
Who was the Prophet Promised in Deuteronomy?
Does Deuteronomy 18 foretell the coming of a special prophet, and if so, who was he? An in-depth appraisal of Jewish, Christian and Muslim claims. (Dr Mirza Sultan Ahmad – Rabwah Pakistan)
A Study of the Origins and Features of Easter
Easter, now a widely celebrated festival, is associated with a broad range of traditions and rituals. An in-depth study of what place these customs have, if any, according to the scriptures and teachings of Jesus(as). (Navida Sayed - UK)
Jesus(as) – Prophet of God
Biblical language and terms prove that Jesus(as) is considered by the Bible a Prophet only, and not the literal son of God. Also, explaining the status of Jesus(as) in Islam. (Chaudhry Sir Muhammad Zafrulla Khan)
David(as)
A highly respected figure in all Abrahamic faiths. Exploring circumstances of his life and his impact on Judaism. (Fazal Ahmad - UK)
Did Abraham(as) offer his son Ishmael(as) or Isaac(as) for sacrifice?
The Qur’an states unequivocally that Ishmael(as) was offered for sacrifice, but the Bible states it was Isaac(as). Is there a contradiction between the two scriptures? Or is this an error in the interpretation of Biblical verses?
John(as), Jesus(as) and baptism
This article explores the prediction of John the Baptist(as) that there would be a prophet after him who would baptise with the Holy Spirit, and analyses the effect of the baptism received by Jesus(as). (T. K. Lye)
Truth about the Crucifixion
Keynote address from the International Conference held in London in 1978 on ‘Deliverance of Jesus from the Cross’ proving that Jesus(as) survived the crucifixion and travelled to Kashmir where he eventually died a natural death. (Hazrat Mirza Nasir Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih III)
A Message of Peace – Part 1
Written a day before his demise, the Promised Messiah(as) in this outstanding epistle presents the principles of religious harmony necessary to establish peace in a world plagued by calamities, afflictions and conflicts. (Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi (as))
Teach Us How to Pray – The Lord’s Prayer
The Christian prayer – its significance and what it means. (Rev. Stan Brown – UK)
Significance of Christmas
Examining the birth of Jesus(as), December 25th and the wise men of the East. (Fazal Ahmad - UK)
Tzedakah: The Concept of Charity in Judaism
Giving to the poor is obedience to the highest commandment, hence Jewish law requires 1⁄10th of one’s income be given to Jews or Gentiles. (Maidah Ahmad - Canada)