RELIGION WARNING: Christmas From The Koran (Quran)

Even the Muslims Recognize the importance of Christmas, and of Christ.  The following verses are from the 19th Sura of the Koran:

[19:16] Mention in the scripture Mary. She isolated herself from her family, into an eastern location.

[19:17] While a barrier separated her from them, we sent to her our Spirit. He went to her in the form of a human being.

[19:18] She said, “I seek refuge in the Most Gracious, that you may be righteous.”

[19:19] He said, “I am the messenger of your Lord, to grant you a pure son.”

[19:20] She said, “How can I have a son, when no man has touched me; I have never been unchaste.”

[19:21] He said, “Thus said your Lord, ‘It is easy for Me. We will render him a sign for the people, and mercy from us. This is a predestined matter.'”

[19:22] When she bore him, she isolated herself to a faraway place.

[19:23] The birth process came to her by the trunk of a palm tree. She said, “(I am so ashamed;) I wish I were dead before this happened, and completely forgotten.”

[19:24] (The infant) called her from beneath her, saying, “Do not grieve. Your Lord has provided you with a stream.

[19:25] “If you shake the trunk of this palm tree, it will drop ripe dates for you.*

[19:26] “Eat and drink, and be happy. When you see anyone, say, ‘I have made a vow of silence; I am not talking today to anyone.'”

[19:27] She came to her family, carrying him. They said, “O Mary, you have committed something that is totally unexpected.

[19:28] “O descendant of Aaron, your father was not a bad man, nor was your mother unchaste.”

[19:29] She pointed to him (the child). They said, “How can we talk with an infant in the crib?”

[19:30] (The infant spoke and) said, “I am a servant of GOD. He has given me the scripture, and has appointed me a prophet.

[19:31] “He made me blessed wherever I go, and enjoined me to observe the Contact Prayers (Salat) and the obligatory charity (Zakat) for as long as I live.

[19:32] “I am to honor my mother; He did not make me a disobedient rebel.

[19:33] “And peace be upon me the day I was born, the day I die, and the day I get resurrected.”

[19:34] That was Jesus, the son of Mary, and this is the truth of this matter, about which they continue to doubt.

 

Even the Muslims recognize the Birth of the Christ.

Merry and blessed Christmas to all people of all beliefs.

vonMeßer

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3 Responses to RELIGION WARNING: Christmas From The Koran (Quran)

  1. Hardnox says:

    Interesting. Too bad they didn’t get the memo.

  2. SafeSpace says:

    Islam recognizes neither the fact that Jesus Christ is of the Godhead, nor that God has any offspring. Islam does not recognize a Holy Spirit either no concept of a triune God exists in Islam. Islam sees Jesus Christ as a moral teacher. There is no concept of salvation in Islam, neither thru an intercessor such as Jesus Christ nor direct from the Lord God Himself. So much for that.