Answering the “Qur’an Challenge”

“Neither the Qur’an’s eloquence nor its moral and legal precepts are miraculous. The Qur’an is miraculous because it enabled Muhammad, single-handedly and despite poverty and illiteracy, to overcome his people’s resistance and found a lasting religion; because it moved wild men to obedience and imposed its bringer’s will on them.” Ali Dashti “If the Qur’an […]

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Allah: The Mask of Muhammad

“I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do, because I notice it always coincides with their own desires.”Susan B. Anthony Among Muslims, it is an article of faith that the Qur’an was revealed to Muhammad from Allah, the Almighty. Muhammad was but a messenger; he did not compose the […]

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