Posts Tagged ‘ Christianity ’

The Meaning of Christmas
It’s come to that time of year again when the long hours of darkness and wintry weather are diminished by the twinkling lights and shiny tinsel.  It’s easy to get caught up in the enthusiasm and community spirit which pervades this festive time of year: plays, songs, warm fires, glinting trees, special offers, Santa and […] (Sarah Ward Khan – UK)
Mary(as), Mother of Jesus(as)
The New Testament mentions Mary(as) in the story of Jesus’s(as) birth but remains silent about her early childhood, family and the rest of her life. Young innocent Mary(as) was oblivious to the world, focused in the worship of God only to suddenly be told that she is with a fatherless child. News of expecting a […] (Navida Sayed - UK)
Halloween: An Islamic Perspective
On October 31st people around the world celebrate Halloween, and while this custom did not originate in the Muslim world,  Muslims have now also adopted this holiday and celebrate it with great fanfare. (Reem Shraiky - UK)
Halloween From a Christian Perspective
While Halloween is being celebrated across the globe this week, we thought it would be interesting to hear from a Christian perspective on this holiday.  (Brenda Benton - UK)
The Review of Religions Exhibition 2018
The Review of Religions Exhibition 2018 3rd to 5th August 2018 A BRAND NEW & EXCLUSIVE EXHIBITION REGISTER YOUR INTEREST NOW! Following the fantastic success of The Review of Religions’ exhibition in Surrey for the last three years, the unique exhibition is returning with new and fresh themes, between 3rd to 5th August 2018. The […] (Musa Sattar - UK)
Christmas and Jesus(as): What’s the Connection?
It’s Christmas time, and the streets are filled with glittering gold decorations, sparkly lights, and beautifully decorated Christmas trees. But what is the real connection between the festive celebrations of Christmas and the birth of Jesus(as)? (Navida Sayed - UK)
Mary: A Personal Reflection
Born as a Catholic and a convert to Ahmadiyyat Islam, Imam Ibrahim Noonan reflects on the significance of Mary in the Catholic church as well as what we can learn about her from Gospel accounts. (Ibrahim Noonan; Galway - Ireland)
Recognising the Celestial Signs of Almighty God
The role of celestial signs in establishing the truthfulness of God’s prophets. (Ibrahim Noonan; Galway - Ireland)
The Messiahs: Their Relationship & Similarities
The similarities between Jesusas and the Promised Messiahas. (Bilal Atkinson; Hartlepool - UK)
The Holy War
At the end of the 19th century a great debate took place in India between a renowned Christian priest, Henry Martyn Clark, who chaired the debate and for the Muslims Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (as), who claimed to be the Messiah and Mahdi. The surrounding circumstances and the outcome of the debate had far-reaching consequences for the spread of Islam and Christianity in the subcontinent (Asif M Basit)
Notes & Comments
Britain – Bring Back Christian Values? (Sarah Waseem – UK)
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)
Historic Visit by Hadhrat Khalifatul Masih V to the Shroud of Turin Exhibition
First ever visit by any Khalifa of the Ahmadiyya Muslim community to the Shroud of Turin featuring the discussion between His Holiness, Hadhrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad(aba), the Director of the Exhibition and resident Professor of Oriental Studies.
The Swoon Theories
The divergent views of scholars (from 18th to 20th centuries) who generally agree that Jesus Christ(as) survived the crucifixion.
In the Name of Allah (Sarah Waseem – UK)