Monthly Archives: May 2012
Except your righteousness shall exceed that of the scribes and Pharisees ye shall in no case enter the kingdom of heaven
We are often told by some apologists for Islam that forgiveness is the cancellation of debt. The difference is however that we as Christians don’t believe that the obligation to pay is cancelled along with the debt. In other words … Continue reading
Islam apologist Sami Zaatari claims that the execution of the Banu Qurayza men was according to the Mosaic Law contained in Deuteronomy chapter 20
What does Deuteronomy chapter 20, kjv say: v 10 When thou comest nigh unto a city to fight against it, then proclaim peace unto it. 11 And it shall be, if it make thee answer of peace, and open unto thee, then it shall … Continue reading
Some critics of Christianity claim that Jesus is not the Messiah because he is not descended from David. Thus as he is not David’s descendant so he can not be the Messiah who is the descendant of David who shall … Continue reading
Koran 38 : 41: “Do you remember Our servant Job when he cried to his Lord, “Satan has afflicted me with distress and torment. We said to him, “Stamp the ground with your foot. Here is a spring, a cool … Continue reading
Under the Mosaic Law of sacrificial offerings restitution was required for all sins whether committed through ignorance or otherwise.
The sin and trespass offerings are used to make restitution to Jehovah. There are two kinds of restitution described in the sacrificial system. One paid to Jehovah himself constituting the sacrifice itself through which forgiveness is obtained. The other is … Continue reading
Blood sacrifice required as worship and ratification of the Mosaic covenant. Not just as a means of receiving forgiveness after conviction of sin.
Exodus 20 v 22, kjv “And the LORD said unto Moses, Thus thou shalt say unto the children of Israel, Ye have seen that I have talked with you from heaven. 23 Ye shall not make with me gods of silver, neither shall … Continue reading
Through love the one who loves becomes a servant to the one who is loved. The concept of honour in Islam is designed to preserve the role of the Muslim male as slave master and to prevent him from becoming a servant to any other except Allah.
Paul’s letter to the Galatians chapter 5 v 13 kjv ;”For, brethren, ye have been called unto liberty; only use not liberty for an occasion to the flesh, but by love serve one another. 14 For all the law is fulfilled in one word, even in this; Thou shalt … Continue reading