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Allah imposed a gag order on Himself

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Submitted by Prashant (United States), May 17, 2016 at 22:02

Dear Dr Pipes

I fail to understand why Allah will permanently block His freedom to speak. My His insistence Mohammad was the last prophet with no possibility of another prophet ever coming to the world. So after Gabriel's disappearance and Muhammad's demise, Allah effectively put a permanent gag order on Himself. I find it very illogical. This is even more difficult to comprehend because as our own DNM explains during Muhammad's lifetime Allah felt the need to restate and clarify His positions many times.

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