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

The Philosophy of Punishments in Islam
This article examines the Islamic penal system and how ‘harsh’ punishments are only meant as a deterrent. (Dr. Iftikhar Ayaz O.B.E – UK)
Yom Kippur – the Jewish Fast
A glimpse into the concept of fasting in Judaism. (Mehri Niknam MBE)
Ban the Burqa?
Reflecting on the French President Sarkozy’s comments. (Sarah Waseem – UK)
The Changing Views of the Crucifixion
Examining how Islam, Christianity and Judaism interpret the events of the Crucifixion of Jesus(as). (Arif Khan - UK)
Portents of War
History, geopolitical economics and religious eschatology come together in this study of how mankind, ignoring warnings from the past, is dangerously moving ever closer to the Third World War. (Abdul Ghany Jahengeer Khan)
The Corruption of the Text of the New Testament
An analysis of how textual alterations in the Bible were made largely for doctrinal reasons and the effect these modifications have on the overall authenticity of the New Testament. (Syed Mashhood Ahmad - UK)
Veil is an Islamic Commandment
English rendering of an address by the Head of the worldwide Ahmadiyya community, Mirza Masroor Ahmad, given at the Annual Lajna Imaillah UK 2006 Ijtima (gathering). (Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih V(aba))
Editorial: Freedom of Religion – a right not a wrong
Are recent events over the veil and the cross threatening the freedom of religion? (Fareed Ahmad - UK)
Native American Beliefs
How spiritual beliefs of Native Americans are similar to those of mainstream religions. (Fazal Ahmad - UK)
The Qur’an and Muslims Today – part 1
How much influence does the Qur’an have over Muslims today and how far do they adhere to its teachings? (Dr. Abdul Latif Busari - Nigeria)
Advent of the Holy Prophet(sa) is Like the Coming of God
An explanation of why previous prophets prophesied the advent of the Holy Prophet(sa) metaphorically as the coming of God. Also, a discourse on the Holy Prophet’s(sa) station of intercession. (Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi (as))
Need for Purification – Part 12
Self-purification is required in order to find God. In turn, God would display sincere and unparalleled love for His true servant. (Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi (as))
Muhammad(sa) in the Bible
A concise review of Biblical prophecies regarding the advent of a great prophet which could only be attributed to the Holy Prophet of Islam(sa). (Dr. Khalil Ahmad Nasir)
Was Jesus(as) the Son of David(as)?
Qur’anic and Biblical evidence regarding the geneology of Jesus(as) proves that if he is to be traced from Joseph, his father, then the lineage to Davis(as) is unclear. On the other hand, the lineage to Mary, traces him to Imran. (Iqbal Ahmad Najam)
The Rationale Behind the Prohibition of Eating Pig Flesh
Why do Muslims and Jews not eat pork? An analysis of both the physical and spiritual reasons for abstaining from pork consumption. (Dr. Muzaffar Ahmad Malik - UK)
Distinctive Features of Islam
Some of the unique features of Islam ranging from the unity of God, prophethood, the Holy Qur’an, rights of women and life after death that attracted the author to join Islam. (Bilal Atkinson)