The Signing of the Cross in Early Christianity

In this post I am going to cite an early source attesting to the Christian practice of doing the sign of the cross with the hand. I will be quoting from a document called the Odes of Solomon. Scholars date this work as early to the beginning of the second century, and no later than the […]

NOTES FOR THE LIVESTREAM ON ADNAN RASHID AND HIS MISUSE OF Q. 5:48

This is a continuation from my previous post: https://answeringallah.com/refuting-adnan-rashid-pt-3/ The Muslim expositors were all over the map when it came to the precise meaning of the word muhaimin. Here are a few select quotes from the various Muslim expositors, which highlight this point: AL-JALALAYN And We have revealed to you O Muhammad the Book the Qur’ān […]

REFUTING ADNAN RASHID PT. 3

I resume my refutation to Adnan Rashid’s façade of a rebuttal: https://answeringallah.com/refuting-adnan-rashid-pt-2b/ THIRD OBJECTION: THE QURAN REJECTS THE CRUCIFIXION AND CLAIMS THE GOSPELS CONTRADICT THEMSELVES Adnan claims there was no Arabic translation of the Gospels at the time of Muhammad. The first translation of the Gospels according to him was made during the caliphate of […]

REFUTING ADNAN RASHID PT. 2B

See the previous part: https://answeringallah.com/refuting-adnan-rashid-pt-2/ In this part of my rebuttal, I am going to further show how the Quran misrepresents the historic Christian understanding of the Trinity and the Deity of Christ since the author(s) was/were ignorant of what these doctrines entailed. For instance, notice how the Quran formulates the Christian view of Jesus’ […]

REFUTING ADNAN RASHID PT. 1

This is the material that I compiled for Adnan Rashid’s rather desperate attempt of trying to prove that the Quran testifies to the corruption of the Old and New Testaments. You can watch Adnan’s attempt at a reply here:  Did the author of the Quran know the Bible? Responding to David Wood (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NFyjLRgxiFI&t=674s)   FIRST […]