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

Return to Book Page. In contrast to Christianity, there is no such thing as conversion in Islam, since all humans were originally born Muslims. Geisler PhD, Loyola University of Chicago has taught at answeriing evangelical schools for over fifty years and is distinguished professor of apologetics and theology at Veritas Evangelical Seminary in Murrieta, California.

A Defense of the Bible Islamic claims against the authenticity of the Bible are often arbitrary, inaccurate, and unconvincing. Surely the incredible geksler attributed to Jesus were invented by later church and put in the mouth of Jesus. His biographical life impacts the routine of Muslims across the world as they seek to replicate his actions which were recorded in the hadith.

How come your word of God says one thing and our word of God says something different? Throughout history, God has raised different prophets which all encouraged his people to worship the one true God. If you want one resource to understand the Muslim doctrine vs the Christian one, provide answers for you and still be readable, this is the one. To begin, Muhammad would not have asked his followers to accept a distorted version of the New Testament, but the New Testament of his day is substantially identical to that of today.


Muhammad, Noah, Abraham, Moses, and Jesus. I began to sob with great sorrow and shame. First, the Old and New Testaments contain clear prophecies about him.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. How can anybody believe that a human being was actually God incarnate? Second, Muhammad received a miraculous call to be a prophet. True saving faith has three aspects: Jorge Medina rated it liked it Oct 03, Yet, none of these claims hold merit. A useful introduction to the basic teachings of Islam. Muhammad Muhammad was born around A. The Crescent in the Light of the Cross. An exposition and evaluation of Islam from a Christian perspective, but one that avoids and points out some of the logical fallacies and cheap shots often made on both sides of this divide.

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Trivia About Answering Islam: Gabriell Phillips rated it it was amazing Dec 24, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. In the comments that follow there are links to an extended exchange with a Muslim that read my critique.

That brief encounter forced me to start on a journey, engage my Christian friends in hours of cordial discussion and debate about the truthfulness of the Christian faith.

The Basic Doctrines of Orthodox Islam.

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Indeed, most Christians would likely object to such a belief. Prophets Prophets are necessary because God cares for frail humans.

I cried uncontrollably as I was praying and turning to Christ in faith. Cory Dupont rated it it was amazing May 04, To ask other answernig questions about Answering Islamplease sign up. A great resource by an actual de-converted muslim and Christian thinker. Even though I lived in a very conservative Muslim society I grew up in a somewhat of a liberal Muslim family.


But for me, the most impressive factor about Christ, were the multitudes of Old Testament prophecies about the coming of the Messiah. A Defense of Salvation by the Cross Muslims reject the Christian view of salvation for several reasons: Geisler PhD, Loyola University of Chicago has taught at top evangelical colleges and seminaries for over fifty years and is distinguished professor of apologetics and theology at Veritas Evangelical Seminary in Murrieta, California.

Dec 24, Jonathan Washburn rated it really liked it Shelves: However, throughout all this anzwering I never doubted the fundamentals of my religious faith.

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Verily God guideth not a people unjust. Chief among all prophets is the founder of Islam, Muhammad. As explained in the introduction, part one examines the Islam’s fundamental beliefs, part two offers challenges to the claims of Islam; and part three provides evidence for the Christian claims against Islam.

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

Feb 17, Callie rated it it isla amazing Shelves: Not a light read. As a result, many Muslims practically live as agnostics, since they are unable to relate to God in any real way. A Defense of the Trinity The Islamic attacks against the Trinity are unwarranted, and are based off of a misunderstanding of the Biblical data. Jun 12, Marti Wade rated it really liked it Shelves: Muslim Sects and Movements.