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Book Review: PENGUIN CLASSICS: The Koran

I first came across this translation in the year AD 1993 while I was in the University and friends kept asking me what would be a good translation for them to read if they were interested. 294 more words

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The Qur’an and the Bible: Three Differences

By Ray Ortlund.

Three significant differences between the Qur’an and the Bible are considered here:

1. Epic story versus topical instructions

The Bible is written as an epic story on a grand scale, formed along a narrative arc starting in a glorious creation (Genesis 1-2), then a catastrophic betrayal (Genesis 3), then slow movement toward the Redeemer (Genesis 4 to the New Testament), finally resolved in a glorious re-creation (Revelation 20-22). 1,003 more words

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DOUBTS

Let me start with a very basic issue when we want to understand “faith”. The very basic antonym of faith is “doubts”. In Islamic faith, this is called “RAIBUN” or “RAIB” in Arabic. 1,048 more words

Faith (Iman)

Islam taking on America

A nation that has/had the greatest religious freedom in the world is being aggressively attacked to destroy that freedom.  Islamic radical terrorists, ISIS are at war with us.   19 more words

Thank God We can still Meet, Again, Ramadhan

By: Mr KalEng

Believers! Fasting is prescribed for you as it was prescribed for those before you, that you may attain Taqwa (God-consciousness). — The Qur’an, Al-Baqarah:183… 496 more words

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