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Jesus is God? Amazing Idea…and Quite Mad

I have just come across this fine review in the Spectator of a new biography of Saladin (Salahuddin al-Ayyubi). The reviewer, Sam Leith, approvingly quotes from a 12th Century Syrian text that is cited in the biography and I must … Continue reading

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Jesus is ‘shitty’ say some Muslims – according to the Torygraph

There is a strange story in the Sunday Telegraph today about a Christian woman who claims she was unfairly dismissed from her job at Heathrow Airport’s duty free section after she allegedly made offensive remarks about her Muslim colleagues. The … Continue reading

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Blair chooses Martin Lings’ ‘Muhammad’ as his Desert Island book

The Guardian today reports that the former PM Tony Blair has chosen Martin Lings’ wonderful biography of the Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.S.) as one of the nine books he would want to have with him if he was stranded on a … Continue reading

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Daily Telegraph: ‘Jesus did not die on cross, says scholar’

I have just seen this news story that was published a few days ago in the Daily Telegraph based on the claims of a Christian Biblical scholar who says that his research indicates that Jesus not did not die by being nailed … Continue reading

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