(1) “Jesus Through a Muslim Lens” by Michael Wolfe; and (2) “Verses of the Immaculate Conception in the Qura’n and their Impact on a Christian Emperor” by Barnaby Rogerson — Simerg com

“Christians may be surprised to learn that Muslims believe in the Virgin Birth and Jesus’ miracles”…..MORE BY MICHAEL WOLFE Jesus of Nazareth is the most widely revered religious figure in the world. Not only is he central to Christianity, the largest religion in the world, he is also venerated throughout Islam, the world’s second largest…

“Academic freedom takes precedence” — Interview with Ömer Özsoy, the first Muslim theologian to be appointed as a professor at a German university

Read article in Deutsch: Interview mit dem Religionswissenschaftler Ömer Özsoy: “Vorrang für die Freiheit der Wissenschaft” *****   Professor Ömer Özsoy New centres for Islamic theology have been established at five German universities in recent years. In 2007, Ömer Özsoy became the first Muslim theologian to be appointed as a professor at a German university….

Israeli says he has found King David’s citadel — Yahoo com

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli archaeologist says he has found the legendary citadel captured by King David in his conquest of Jerusalem, rekindling a longstanding debate about using the Bible as a field guide to identifying ancient ruins. The claim by Eli Shukron, like many such claims in the field of biblical archaeology, has run…

Understanding the Quran — by Diana Steigerwald on Ismaili web Amaana

Understanding the Quran — Diana Steigerwald, California State University (Long Beach) ‘I  believe  in  one  God,  and  Muhammad,  an Apostle  of  God’  is  the  simple  and  invariable profession of Islām. The intellectual image of the Deity has never been degraded by any visible idol; the honor of  the Prophet has never  transgressed the  measure  of …

WAS the complete word or NAME, ‘Jerusalem’ per se, ever revealed in the 5-five books of TORAH only / or ever given to Musa – Moses?? –Navkenadian wordpress com

by navkenadian Rabbi Simon Altaf  , shimoun63 <shimoun63@yahoo.com> & Pastor Douglas Nicholson , Douglasnicholson <douglasnicholson@lasttrumpet.org> Shalom, my main question: WAS the complete word or NAME,  ‘Jerusalem’  per se, ever revealed in the 5-five books of TORAH only? : NOTE –  the DIVINE NAME viz.,  Salem–shâlêmH8004  ; was one of the ORIGINAL NAMES IN THE WHOLE…