Countering Muslim Claims, Episode 1: An Introduction to Islamic Apologetics (Al Fadi and David Wood)Subscribe to Al Fadi's YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5zGnPFoN5LjAsxU8ESiBMw
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Muslims offer a variety of arguments as they attempt to show that Islam is true. In this video, former Muslim Al Fadi and Christian apologist David Wood discuss why Christians should respond to Muslim arguments.
Countering Muslim Claims, Episode 2: The Literary Miracle of the QuranSubscribe to Al Fadi's YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5zGnPFoN5LjAsxU8ESiBMw
Muslims boast that the Quran is a literary masterpiece, that its eloquence is unsurpassed and unmatchable. Such claims imply that the Quran expresses its contents and themes in the clearest manner, and that it contains no grammatical ambiguities. In fact, Muslims will argue that the Quran is considered the standard for Arabic grammar. Moreover, this claim suggests that whenever the Quran makes a...
Countering Muslim Claims, Episode 3: Contradictions in the QuranTo subscribe to Al Fadi's YouTube channel, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5zGnPFoN5LjAsxU8ESiBMw
The Qur'an offers several arguments that are meant to prove its divine origin. In Surah 4, verse 82, for instance, Allah claims that if the Qur'an were not from Allah, we would find "much contradiction" in it. In this video, former Muslim Al Fadi and David Wood examine the "Argument from Internal Consistency."
Countering Muslim Claims, Episode 4: The Preservation of the QuranTo subscribe to Al Fadi's YouTube channel, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5zGnPFoN5LjAsxU8ESiBMw
Muslims often claim that the Quran has been perfectly preserved, and that this is proof of its divine origin. However, when we examine Islam's most trusted sources, we find that entire chapters of the Quran were forgotten, large passages were lost, and individual verses were eaten by a sheep. Much of the Quran was lost when Muslims who had parts memorized died in battle. Indeed, th...
Countering Muslim Claims, Episode 5: Did Muhammad Perform Miracles?Subscribe to Al Fadi's channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5zGnPFoN5LjAsxU8ESiBMw
Many Muslims believe that Muhammad performed miracles, since the major Hadith collections are filled with claims about Muhammad's miracles. Unfortunately for Muslims, the main Hadith collections were written 2-3 centuries after Muhammad's death, and are therefore difficult to take seriously when they refer to miracles. Even more significantly, the Quran repeatedly denies that Muhammad could perform...
Countering Muslim Claims, Episode 6: The Rapid Growth of IslamSubscribe to Al Fadi's channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5zGnPFoN5LjAsxU8ESiBMw
According to some studies, Islam is the world's fastest-growing religion. Many Muslims use these studies to argue that Islam must be true due to its rapid growth. But does a movement's growth show that it's from God? Al Fadi and David Wood discuss the issue.
Countering Muslim Claims, Episode 7: Is Muhammad Mentioned in the Bible?Visit Al Fadi's YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5zGnPFoN5LjAsxU8ESiBMw
According to the Quran (7:157), Jews and Christians find Muhammad mentioned in the Torah and the Gospel. Muslims have been searching for these references in the Bible for nearly fourteen centuries, and their favorite passages are Deuteronomy 18:15-18 and John 14:16. But what happens when we read these passages in context? In the latest episode of "Countering Muslim Claims," former Muslim Al Fadi an...
Countering Muslim Claims, Episode 8: Is the Quran a Scientific Miracle?Subscribe to Al Fadi's YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5zGnPFoN5LjAsxU8ESiBMw
Muslim apologists often claim that the Quran and the Hadith contain scientific statements that could only be verified centuries after they were made. What happens when we open the Quran and the Hadith to see what kind of claims they actually make about the universe, human reproduction, and personal hygiene? David Wood and former Muslim Al Fadi discuss the issue.