Concept of dating in islam
Hence, Muhammad simply added “Muhammad is the Messenger of Allah” to a creed that was already familiar in Arabia.
Indeed, Muhammad and his followers were sometimes confused with the Sabians because of the Shahada.
Religions are used to manipulate and control mankind to further political agendas.
Muslim activists in the West have been using the tactic of claiming that they worship the same god as the Christians in order to gain legitimacy and acceptance.
This is how he was struck by the existence of Muslim piety and by aspects of Islam which remain unknown to the vast majority of non-Muslims.
In his search for explanations which are otherwise difficult to obtain, he learnt Arabic and studied the Quran.
The Shahada (also spelled “Shahadah”) is the Islamic Creed, one of the Five Pillars of Islam.
The word “Shahada” comes from the verb shahida, meaning “he testifies” or “he bears witness.” In reciting the Shahada, a Muslim bears witness that Allah is the only true god, and that Muhammad is Allah’s prophet.
Hagar was never Abraham's wife.was a maid...a servant..had a child for Abraham because Sarah was barren and couldn't conceive.Muhammad had obviously heard some Bible stories, but he seems to have got them confused and mixed up when it came out in his prophetic utterances.It is quite apparent that the Qu'ran is simply the product of hearsay and imperfect editing from a plurality of traditions then known to Muhammad.Should we let the two races alone to just go at it amongst themselves and kill each other off?
Every religion thinks they are the only ones serving the true God and going to heaven.Eventually Sarah did conceive and Hagar was cast into the desert with Ishmael her son.