Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) in the Old Testament
Submitted by Mohammad Waqas Raja (Pakistan), May 26, 2009 at 00:27
Lactantius Jr (United Kingdom) we Muslim dont have to look for another massenger as Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) is the last and final Prpphet of God and he is in the best of manners in all humans that existed and his teachings are the true ways of subbmiting to God . and we Muslim respects all previous massengers of God like Jesus, Mosses, Ibrahim etc all are true massegers of God for their time and people and now till the last day of judjment only one religion will be expected by God and that is Islam as we are not like jews which in the hatred og God didnt follow the teaching of Moses and neither like cristians who in the love of Massenger made him Son of God .
Here is some guidence for you from the Holy books of cristians that Mohammad is the last and Final massenger of God may Allah Guide you to the right Path
Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) in the Old Testament:
The Qur'an mentions in Surah Al-Araf chapter 7 verse 157:
1. MUHAMMAD (PBUH) PROPHESISED IN THE BOOK OF DEUTERONOMY:
Almighty God speaks to Moses in Book of Deuteronomy chapter 18 verse 18:
The Christians say that this prophecy refers to Jesus(pbuh) because Jesus (pbuh) was like Moses (pbuh). Moses (pbuh) was a Jew, as well as Jesus (pbuh) was a Jew. Moses (pbuh) was a Prophet and Jesus (pbuh) was also a Prophet.
If these two are the only criteria for this prophecy to be fulfilled, then all the Prophets of the Bible who came after
However, it is Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) who is like Moses (pbuh):
i) Both had a father and a mother, while Jesus (pbuh) was born miraculously without any male intervention.
[Mathew 1:18 and Luke 1:35 and also Al-Qur'an 3:42-47]
ii) Both were married and had children. Jesus (pbuh) according to the Bible did not marry nor had children.
iii) Both died natural deaths. Jesus (pbuh) has been raised up alive. (4:157-158)
Muhammad (pbuh) is from among the brethren of Moses (pbuh). Arabs are brethren of Jews. Abraham (pbuh) had two sons: Ishmail and Isaac (pbut). The Arabs are the descendants of Ishmail (pbuh) and the Jews are the descendants of Isaac (pbuh).
Words in the mouth:
Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) was unlettered and whatever revelations he received from Almighty God he repeated them verbatim.
iv) Both besides being Prophets were also kings i.e. they could inflict capital punishment. Jesus (pbuh) said, "My kingdom is not of this world." (John 18:36).
v) Both were accepted as Prophets by their people in their lifetime but Jesus (pbuh) was rejected by his
iv) Both brought new laws and new regulations for their people. Jesus (pbuh) according to the Bible did not bring any new laws. (Mathew 5:17-18).
2. It is Mentioned in the book of Deuteronomy chapter 18:19
3. Muhammad (pbuh) is prophesised in the book of Isaiah:
It is mentioned in the book of Isaiah chapter 29 verse 12:
When Archangel Gabrail commanded Muhammad (pbuh) by saying Iqra - "Read", he replied, "I am not learned".
4. Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) mentioned by name in the old testament:
Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) is mentioned by name in the Song of Solomon chapter 5 verse 16:
In the Hebrew language im is added for respect. Similarely im is added after the name of Prophet Muhammad
Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) in the New Testament:
Al-Qur'an Chapter 61 Verse 6:
All the prophecies mentioned in the Old Testament regarding Muhammad (pbuh) besides applying to the Jews also hold good for the Christians.
1. John chapter 14 verse 16:
2. Gospel of John chapter 15 verse 26:
"But when the Comforter is come, whom I will send unto you from the Father, even the Spirit of truth, which
3.Gospel of John chapter 16 verse 7:
"Ahmed" or "Muhammad" meaning "the one who praises" or "the praised one" is almost the translation of the
Some Christians say that the Comforter mentioned in these prophecies refers to the Holy Sprit. They fail to realise
The Sprit of Truth, spoken about in this prophecy referes to none other than Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)
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