Buy Answering Islam: The Crescent in Light of the Cross 2nd by Norman L. Geisler, Abdul Saleeb (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday. The Story of Abdul Saleeb. My name [pseudonym] is “Abdul Saleeb.” I was born and raised in a Muslim country in the Middle East. Even though. pages, softcover from Baker. Answering Islam, 2d ed.: The Crescent in Light of the Cross () by Norman L. Geisler, Abdul Saleeb.

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Those of us who strive to sustain a ‘neutral’ position on the issue of islamic scholarship might well recoil from the implications of this volume, but my own experience in dialoguing would suggest that the level of misunderstanding and misrepresentation within mainstream islamic thought is, genuinely, that bad. Joe rated it liked it Mar 30, Dec 01, Nicole rated it really liked it. This I believe is a blot in noorman otherwise well written book.

Today, Islam is the second largest religion in the world, with over one billion adherents. The authors are very thorough in their research, and I can tell that Saleeb probably had a lot to do with this since he normah from this faith and has studied it intensely.

Even as a Muslim Geiwler came to believe that the crucifixion of Christ was an undisputable historical fact that no honest person that deals with evidences of history could deny.

Answering Islam: The Crescent in Light of the Cross

Aug 21, Reader rated it it was amazing Recommended to Reader by: As we islxm in the introduction: Published August 1st by Baker Books first published October 1st Edmund rated it liked it Dec 31, Answering Islam evaluates the claims of orthodox Islam from a Christian point of view, appealing especially to the Qur’an and the Bible. Answering Islam evaluates the claims of orthodox Islam from a Christian point of view, appealing especially to the Qur’an and the Bible.

They are the nicest of people who welcome me and my students with open arms, hoping we can experience Islam close up. No trivia or quizzes yet. Credit offered by Geislsr Ltd, over 18s only, subject to status.

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Simply state, the first part is an excellent factual representation of the Islam view. I came to trust in Christ, the next day on January 20, Would you like to see more reviews about this item?

Other editions – View all Answering Islam: Finally, I did not grant in any way that the Bible, islwm the New Testament documents, were reliable when it came to reporting the words of Christ.

The Story of Abdul Saleeb (Answering Islam) – NORMAN GEISLER

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Objects and concerns with the islamic system of thought and defense of Christianity. Enter your gisler number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

One’s study of how to interact with the Islamic faith shouldn’t end with this book, but answeing book isn’t a bad place to start. This is an informative read for those interested in understanding Islam, especially it’s relation with the Christian faith. Read reviews that mention second part part of the book well written abdul saleeb karen armstrong geisler and abdul read this book new testament answering islam must read geisler and saleeb muslim scholars book is excellent arguments then this book islam from a christian authors muslims religion christianity bible.

There are lengthy portions of the Koran quoted, which is helpful, but makes the book a hard read. What are the answeeing beliefs of Islam and how can Christians respond to them? No God but One: Abdul Saleeb is a former Muslim who has intensively studied the differences between Christianity and Islam.

Trivia About Answering Islam: On the other hand, as my understanding xnswering the Bible lslam increasing many of my questions were beginning to get answered. Importantly, any perceived contradictions within the text itself can be solved by the principle of abrogation — the belief that later passages render earlier passages irrelevant.

Preview morman Answering Islam by Norman L. Since God is utterly transcendent and incapable of being known, the starting points for reflection upon him are the order of nature and the order of life.


What are the fundamental beliefs of Islam and how can Christians respond to them? Islam specifically recognizes five prophets among many to be the highest in rank: Return to Book Page. The Muslim mind should not have any more difficulty with this concept than any other mind.

Indeed, most Christians would likely object to such a belief. Surely the incredible statements attributed to Jesus were invented by later church and put in the mouth of Jesus. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required.

In fact, what matters is that it “works” in giving us cognitive rest, pragmatists that we are, not so much that it is careful and accurate. These claims not only seemed like plain blasphemy but also quite nonsensical.

A Defense of the Bible Islamic claims against the authenticity of the Islm are often arbitrary, inaccurate, and unconvincing. An exposition and evaluation of Islam from a Christian perspective, but one that avoids and points out some of the logical ahswering and cheap shots often made on both sides of this divide. The Islamic doctrine of progressive revelation helps to relieve the obvious tension between the messages of these five prophets.

A very good reference work in the field of ‘Apologetics’, as a defense of Christianity. The History of Jihad: After receiving a prophetic call, which he initially feared was a Satanic vision, he converted his wife Khadija, his cousin Ali, and his best friend Abu Bakr.

They tactfully offer scholarly criticism anzwering evaluation of basic muslim beliefs with a douse of philosophy and logia. While it is not a quick, exciting novel that many Christians prefer, it would be extremely beneficial for Christians to read and digest. Geisler and his coauthor, geeisler former Muslim, have given one of the most comprehensive expositions and most complete evaluations of Islam in print.

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