What the Bible Says About ISLAM
by Steve Klein
INTRODUCTION: The Biblical basis for studying the history, beliefs and practices of other religions is found in passages like 1 Thessalonians 5:21; 1 John 4:1; 1 Corinthians 9:22.
Founded by Muhammad (570-632 AD)
Beliefs of Muslims
"There is no God but Allah, and Muhammad is his prophet."
The Koran is the completion of God's revelation.
Oral tradition (Sunnah) is also authoritative.
Practices of Muslims (The 5 Pillars of Islam)
Weaknesses & Major Erors of Islam
The nature and name of God (Amos 5:8; Deuteronomy 6:4; John 10:30; compare Koran 19:37; 6:100).
Acceptance of Muhammad as a prophet (Deuteronomy18:19; 13:1-3; John 3:2).
Acceptance of the Koran as inspired (Koran 10:38; John 16:5-16; Mark 16:20; Hebrews 2:3; 2 Timothy 3:16).
Reliance on human traditions (Mark 7:9; Colossians 2:8).
Spread through violence (Jihad) (Compare Koran 9:5, 29 with Isaiah 2:2-4; 9:7).