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Rebuttal to Sheikh Prof. Abdul Hadi Palazzi

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Submitted by xtian (United States), Jan 24, 2006 at 13:05

If the Qur'an is the living, and uncreated word of God, straight from the hand of God (somehow even though it was uncreated), and is perfect, then how could it leave room for interpretation. If the Qur'an is truly the living word of God, then it would not allow misinterpretation. Much of what is in the Qur'an is straight forward command, much unlike the stories in the Bible.

Jesus provided a loving and good example--to love even enemies! He taught forgiveness in every situation, yet the Qur'an is very ambiguous about which situations are forgiveable and peaceable. Mohammad's example was quite frankly not a very good one, and this man "saw" and even debated with God.

Sheikh Prof. Abdul Hadi Palazzi, the birth of Christ as a baby is indeed highly significant. He was born to man, as one of us, perfectly exemplifying his teaching of humility and meekness. This is why this is significant. The story would be a lot different if he came unto the world otherwise.

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