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My people perish for lack of knowledge (of Me) - YHWH

Reader comment on item: Is Allah God? - Continued
in response to reader comment: Irony of monotheism

Submitted by Oliver (United States), Feb 7, 2010 at 12:40

It is clear in both the OT & NT that knowledge of God is the cornerstone of true belief in Him.

The Quran presents a god that is completely unknowable - unsearchable - unreachable.

Jesus said 'ask and you will receive - seek and you will find - knock and it will be opened to you'.

Rev 3:20 Behold I stand at the door and knock - if anyone hears my voice and opens the door I will come in and dine with them and they with me. - Iesus

Human knowledge of God is available but for the asking - the seking - the knocking and the hearing.

For Faith comes by hearing the words of God.

Rev 3:22 Those who have an ear, let them hear what the Spirit says ...


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