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. Each has been helpful in its own way, some far more than others. I have found ” Answering Islam” by Norm Geisler and Abdul Saleeb (not his real name) is be far . Answering Islam has ratings and 18 reviews. Paul said: This is the first book I read on Islam (I refer to the first edition). I thought it by. Norman L. Geisler.

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Answering Islam: The Crescent in Light of the Cross

A Defense of the Bible Islamic claims against the authenticity of the Bible are often arbitrary, inaccurate, and unconvincing. Cory Dupont rated it it was amazing May 04, Finally, I did not grant in any way that the Bible, especially the New Testament answeriing, were reliable when it came to reporting the words of Christ.

Just finished this book and all I can say is, “wow. Jorge Medina rated it liked it Answerring 03, The second obstacle was the doctrine of the Trinity, an issue closely related to the first problem.

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

The Basic Doctrines of Orthodox Islam Though there are many rival sects within Islam orthodoxy, most Muslims agree on six basic doctrines. Afterwards, is a glossary of Islamic terms and their meanings.

The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel. Answering Islam evaluates the claims of orthodox Islam from a Christian point of view, appealing especially to the Qur’an and the Bible.


In Medina, Muhammad took advantage a culture that was friendlier to monotheism, and gradually consolidated power. However, the Islamic use of Scripture in support of these claims is both arbitrary and flawed. At the end of the third part, we are given five appendixes from covering Muslim sects and practices, the Gospel of Barnabas often cited by Mu Geisler and Saleeb provide a basic yet thorough introduction to the theology of orthodox Islam and its challenge it presents to orthodox Christianity.

This reality typically motivates the Muslim to continue in his obedience to God. However, this understanding is not only philosophically flawed, but is also based off of a misunderstanding of Christian theology.

Gabriell Phillips rated it it was amazing Dec 24, Though humans are weak, finite, and prone to forgetfulness, all humans are born as true Muslims with a pure and free human will. Lists with This Book. A useful introduction to the basic teachings of Islam. Belief in angels is vital to the Islamic faith. Finally a well written well answeirng book about comparative religions that uses primary sources and is still readable. First, there was the issue of the deity of Christ.

Loving your neighbor applies in the apologetic realm I think applies most to doing his position justice. Excellent- I am learning geislrr Muslims truly believe and how it does definitely differ from Christianity.

It is important to juxtapose geis,er falsehood against the truth of Christianity. A Positive Defense of the Christian Perspective. One’s study of how to interact with the Islamic faith shouldn’t end with this book, but this book isn’t a bad place to start.

Mar 15, Jeffrey Backlin rated it really liked it Shelves: Christians ought not fall into the trap of thinking that, for some reason, whenever a Christian critiques another religion or view point we nail it, but whenever another view answerint us they automatically misunderstand us.


Karen Pearson rated it it was amazing Dec 27, Geisler PhD, Loyola University of Chicago has taught at top evangelical schools for over fifty years and aswering distinguished professor of apologetics and theology at Veritas Evangelical Seminary in Murrieta, California.

The Truth hath indeed come to answerign from thy Lord: Want to Read saving…. An Evaluation of Muhammad A prophet, though a mere human being, must have impeccable character.

Answering Islam: The Crescent in Light of the Cross by Norman L. Geisler

Apr 17, ali niazi is currently reading it. Today, Islam is the second largest religion in the world, with over one billion adherents. Much needed information for today’s culture.

Most Muslim claims to the contrary are based off of a faulty understanding of Biblical claims. Trivia About Answering Islam: The New Testament documents have proven to be reliable concerning this famous event, and the Muslim must stand against the majority of scholarship to make this claim.

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I had read this verse several weeks prior to that morning, but I had never understood gwisler meaning. Becoming Christian seemed a definite betrayal of my own family and Islamic heritage. It was pretty hard to get through, though.

Giving his position the most charity you can. Mar 30, Shep rated it really liked it.