Few days in the past, I used to be touring, acquired on the cellphone, gave some verses within the Bible and Qur’an. I alighted then a person swiftly walked as much as me and the next dialog ensued ;
Man: Sorry sir
Man: that is the primary time I’m seeing a Muslim quote the Bible
Me: Eeyah, Actually, I used to be a Christian, now a Muslim.
Man: Ah, I’ve seen Muslims develop into Christians, I’ve by no means seen a Christian develop into Muslims
Me: eeyah, it’s since you do not need to see sir. There are hundreds of thousands.
Man: however why did you alter?
Me: As you may see, I’m heading someplace and we’re within the public, I provides you with my cellphone quantity so you may contact me (offers him the quantity)
Man: Thank you, which space are you heading to?
Me: I’m strolling down the street
Man: I’m going the identical manner, I’ll cease at FCMB. might you please inform me why you reverted whereas we preserve strolling?
Me: Okay… I do not even know the place to start out. Well, for a begin, the true mode of worship is misplaced in Christianity. In Matthew 26:39, The Bible says Jesus bowed to God, even Satan requested Jesus to bow to him in Matthew 4-8,which means that Satan additionally knew what reverence is there to bow down in worship. In 2Kings 17:36, the Bible asks us to concern God alone and to Him alone ought to we bow in worship. Jesus by no means clapped , sing, jumped, wiggled, twisted whereas worshiping God fairly he bowed. So, all trendy types of worship in Christianity in the present day weren’t taught by Jesus neither did he went to church on Sunday within the Bible.
Man: But David clapped and sang to God.
Me: are you a Davido or a Christian? If you’re a Christian, observe Jesus. I actually want there’s time. You imagine Jesus died to your sins, proper?
Me: Do you’re keen on Jesus?
Man: Of course, anybody who rejects Jesus shall perish.
Me: you actually do love him?
Man: very very dearly.
Me: have been you to be alive about 2000 years in the past and Jesus was about to be crucified, and it’s in your capability to avoid wasting him, would you save your darling Jesus or let him die?
Man : (Laughing), you this man ehn…
Me: You see, Jesus prayed to God to be saved from demise if God wills, being exceedingly sorrowful in Matthew 26:39 whereas Hebrew 5:7 confirms that his prayer was heard testifying to Psalm 37 :28 which says God doesn’t forsake his righteous proving to us that the one saying “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” in Matthew 27 :46 and Mark 15:34 could not have been Jesus since God would not forsake his righteous ones.
Man : You are simply quoting verses upon verses
Me : are they not in your Bible?, I’m supplying you with these verses so you may notice them down then verify them once you get your Bible. Can somebody who wasn’t despatched to the world die for the world?
Man : I do not perceive
Me : Jesus forbade his disciples from going to the home of the gentiles nor to town of the Samaritans as a result of HE WAS SENT TO THE LOST SHEEP OF ISRAEL in Matthew 10:5-6, And having ignored a lady from Canaan looking for therapeutic for her daughter, he stated that he was despatched ONLY to the misplaced sheep of Israel in Matthew 15:24, so Jesus could not have died for the sins of humanity.
Man: You do not perceive. In the olden days, they do kill animals as atonement for his or her sins. Why are you now not doing it in the present day, it’s as a result of Jesus died for us.
Me: Haha, the Egyptians weren’t making such sacrifice not even the Canaanites, no nation besides Israel. Also notice that, The supposed crucifixion of Jesus modified nothing within the custom of Israel, he was crucified based on the Bible as a prison not as an atonement for his or her sins. He was a standard man, of no eminence amongst the Jews and he was hunted. That apart, In Ezekiel 18:20 and Deuteronomy 24:16, the Bible says The son shall not die for the sins of father and vice versa, everybody shall bear the results of their actions both righteousness or iniquity, so why ought to Jesus die for us?
Man: (stammering and trembling), are you now saying that the Bible is faux as a result of I as soon as noticed a Muslim who stated the Bible is faux.
Me: That Muslim doesn’t know what he’s saying
Me: Perhaps he’s confused as to which Bible he ought to select because the phrase of God provided that the Catholic Bible consists of 73 Books and the protestant Bible consists of 66 books to not point out the Jewish orthodox Bible and others. You understand it might be way more complicated once you even realise that the protestant Bibles themselves don’t agree. For occasion, the NIV, RSV, NWT unceremoniously expunged sixteen verses from their very own Bible that are current within the KJV. Check the NWT, you will discover Romans 16 :23 and 25 however you will not discover verse 24.
Even, the every Bible contradicts itself in distinction to the Qur’an which is sacrosanct not as a result of it’s above criticism however it’s void of corruption, being incorruptible and has remained in its pure pristine purity for over a Millennium. So, the Muslim may be proper. If he says the Bible is faux, give him the unique.
Man: Well, I do not decide if one faith is nice or unhealthy, all I do know is that everyone ought to practise what they need.
Me: But I did not cease you for a dialog, you probably did. look, what’s that?
Man: A automotive
Me: Why are you judging?
Man: I did not.
Me: Fine. You see, stating what’s incorrect as incorrect isn’t judging, it is rather like calling a automotive a automotive.
Man: See, I do know Many Muslims. Muslims imagine in God, they usually imagine there’s Allah and Allah is the slave of God.
Me: (speaking amidst laughter) Please, what did you eat this morning? You should have eaten frozen rice (استغفرالله العظيم).
Allah means God in Arabic and Muhammad (SAW) is believed to be the Messenger of Allah (God). Just contact me because you now have my quantity.
Man: okay, thanks.
Me : You are welcome.
If the disbelievers cannot stand answering easy questions from Muslims who’re mere mortals, questions that make them fret, stammer and tremble, how are they going to face up to being questioned by the creator of Heaven and earth? الله سبحان و تعالى
May we not go astray… Ameen
Bashir Lucas Samson Lukman