1 readers online now  |  69 million page views

to richard

Reader comment on item: Pope Benedict XVI and the Koran
in response to reader comment: About Jesus

Submitted by tariq (United Arab Emirates), Mar 14, 2006 at 06:47

"How can you possibly think that Jesus was a muslim. Jesus never went to mecca, never ran around the kabba, never kissed the piece of meteorite called the black stone."

Didnt u read my previous comments? u dont necessarily have to perform a pilgrimage in order to become a muslim.

"Jesus's teachings are the exact opposite of Muhammad's"

First learn the Quran, understand it and then make claims.

"...Muhammad thought hate."

Muhammad(pbuh) taught Islam from the Quran. the quran does not teach hate.

"Jesus was a jew. He lived his life as a jew"

too bad u cant be a jew

"Jesus was baptized. Do muslims get baptized?

Mattew:3: 13-17
13Then Jesus came from Galilee to the Jordan to be baptized by John. 14But John tried to deter him, saying, "I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?"
15Jesus replied, "Let it be so now; it is proper for us to do this to fulfill all righteousness." Then John consented.
16As soon as Jesus was baptized, he went up out of the water. At that moment heaven was opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and lighting on him. 17And a voice from heaven said, "This is my Son, whom I love; with him I am well pleased.""

Muslims follow the uncorrupted version of Islam.

"muslims don't drink wine, but Jesus turned water into wine and drank wine."
Y is wine forbidden in christianity?

"Jesus ate the passover meal. Do muslims eat passover meal? Do muslims celebrate the passing of Israel from slavery to freedom? The passing from damnation to redemption?"

Jesus said he could do NOTHING on his own. do say that he could do NOTHING on his own?
Submitting....

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Comment on this item

Mark my comment as a response to to richard by tariq

Email me if someone replies to my comment

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

See recent outstanding comments.

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List
eXTReMe Tracker

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2020 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)