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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Dec 01, Nicole rated it really liked it. A useful introduction to the basic teachings of Islam. No eBook available Amazon. Continue reading about Abdul Saleeb.

First, there was the issue of the deity of Christ. This reality typically motivates the Muslim to continue in his obedience to God. How could any rational being geksler such things about an honored prophet of God?

While Muslims believe that God created humans, their view of humanity is strikingly different to Christianity.

How can anybody believe that a human being was actually God incarnate?

I could not believe it! Learn more at http: Feb 17, Callie rated it it was amazing Shelves: Muhammad, Noah, Abraham, Moses, and Jesus.

After receiving a prophetic call, which he initially feared was a Satanic vision, he converted his wife Khadija, his cousin Ali, and his best friend Abu Bakr. Afterwards, is a glossary of Islamic terms and their meanings.


In contrast to Christianity, there is no such thing as conversion in Islam, since all humans were originally born Muslims.

It is important to juxtapose its falsehood against the truth of Christianity. And he amongst you that turns to them for friendship is of them. One particular passage that troubled me, especially in light of my good friendship with many Christians, was in Sura 5: How come your word of God says one thing and our word of God says something different?

Answering Islam, 2nd Edition | Baker Publishing Group

GeislerAbdul Saleeb. Anwsering so, then are not the works of Shakespeare and Homer miraculous too? Soon after my own conversion, I decided to dedicate my entire life to promoting the Good News of Christ among Muslims and especially the people of my own idlam.

But I still could not bring myself to accept that Jesus was anything more than a human being. Even though I lived in a very conservative Muslim society I grew up in a somewhat of a liberal Muslim family.

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This second edition contains two ielam appendices, a new preface written in light of September 11,and updated information throughout. The Truth hath indeed come to thee from thy Lord: Answering Islam evaluates the claims of orthodox Islam and examines the evidence for the Christian counterclaim, preparing you with strong apologetic answers.

The fact that the Messiah was not going to be just a prophet but Mighty God himself, was therefore a truth that had been prophesied seven hundred years before Christ in the Old Testament, and not something that had been made up by Christians many years or centuries after Christ!


Adam Donaldson rated it it was ok Mar 26, Surely the incredible statements attributed to Jesus were invented by later church and put in the mouth of Jesus. The tension in my life was so strong that I felt torn asunder between these two faiths.

Answsring is one out of every five persons on earth. The Watchman rated it it was amazing Dec 29, Aug 21, Reader rated it it was amazing Recommended to Reader by: Jorge Medina rated it liked it Oct 03, Of the increase of his government and peace there will be no end.

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

Second, Muhammad received a miraculous call to be a prophet. The Islamic doctrine of progressive revelation helps to relieve the obvious tension between the messages of these five prophets.

As explained in the introduction, part one examines the Islam’s fundamental beliefs, part two offers challenges to the claims of Islam; is,am part three provides evidence for the Christian claims against Islam.