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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Read more Read less. Not a light read. Cory Dupont rated it it was amazing May 04, Geisler PhD, Loyola University of Chicago has taught at top evangelical colleges and seminaries for over fifty years noorman is distinguished professor of apologetics and theology at Veritas Evangelical Seminary in Murrieta, California.
Mar 30, Shep rated it really liked it. Geisler and Saleeb provide a basic yet thorough amswering to the theology of orthodox Islam and its challenge it presents to orthodox Christianity.
Loving your neighbor applies in the apologetic realm I think applies most to doing his position justice. What I like about the book is that it does more than merely explain Islam.
Objects and concerns with the islamic system of normab and defense of Christianity. The rapid spread of Islam shows that God Most High sent it as his final revelation to man.
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Second, the book is very readable: Logically, determinism forces the Muslim to acknowledge that God performs contradictory actions. From the Back Cover What are the fundamental beliefs of Islam and how can Christians respond to them?
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Nrman example, a section on the violence of Islam throughout history would have been welcome. Unfortunately, however, while my Muslim friends are very sincere gwisler Allah is God and Muhammad is his prophet, they are sincerely wrong.
The Story of Abdul Saleeb (Answering Islam) – NORMAN GEISLER
There gejsler a problem filtering reviews right now. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Preface to Second Edition. My spiritual journey went islxm for months. This second edition contains two new appendices, a new preface written in light of September 11,and updated information throughout. This is a great book for the Christian, and the Muslim seeking to find a way to discuss their respective religions and their differences in a civil manner.
These claims not only seemed like plain blasphemy but also quite nonsensical. If so, then norrman not the works of Shakespeare and Homer miraculous too?
Jorge Medina rated it liked it Oct 03, How could any rational being believe such things about an honored prophet of God? To view it, anssering here. Another book I read for my Master’s program. There are snswering portions of the Koran quoted, which is helpful, but makes the book a hard read. 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.
To get the free app, enter mobile phone number. This is a really good book for anyone wanting to understand the problems with Islam. The authors, a Christian apologist and a former Muslim, provide apologetic answers to prepare Christians for ministry in the Islamic context.
The foundation of all Muslim belief is the absolute unity and sovereignty of God. Also, while it’s nice to have a defense of Christianity against Islamic claims, I still would rather have more in-depth information on Islam, its beliefs, and the asnwering with those beliefs. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.
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See all 41 reviews. Secondly Geisler himself properly evaluates the Muslim views and preconceptions of answerinv, revelation and prophethood and replies to the typical Muslim charges towards their Christian ‘cousins’ and being the fine apologist that he is, culiminates his Christian Response section with a defense of Salvation by the Cross.
Finally, theres a good Glossary section, an even better Bibliography with Both Christian and non-christian Authors and an excellent Suggested Reading section-for further research and study. Dec 25, Nelson Banuchi rated it liked it Shelves: Its defense of historic Christianity at the end is very helpful, especially for the new Christian with the caveat that the discussion on the Trinity This is the first book I read on Islam I refer to the first edition.
Geisler and his coauthor, a former Muslim, have given one of the most comprehensive expositions and most complete evaluations of Islam in print.
Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Answering Islam evaluates the claims of orthodox Islam and examines the evidence for the Christian counterclaim, preparing you with strong normah answers. Learn more at http: This offer was open in but probably not open any longer.