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by Ibn Rushd
Sun Mar 25, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: World Politics
Topic: News from Canada
Replies: 113
Views: 84258

Re: Islam in Canada

Post Millenial

Plans to rezone an area in Toronto are halted again after proposals to expand the Islamic area around a Shi'a mosque.
by Ibn Rushd
Tue Mar 20, 2018 7:29 am
Forum: Resource Centre
Topic: Syriac Resources and Texts (esp. 7th century)
Replies: 25
Views: 37185

Re: Syriac Resources and Texts (esp. 7th century)

New book in the Brigham Young series "Early Christian Texts". $50US on Amazon. https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/51hRHauvppL._SX343_BO1,204,203,200_.jpg Also 3 martyr tales from early Islam, translated from Georgian and Greek. Also $50US. https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon....
by Ibn Rushd
Sat Dec 16, 2017 12:22 am
Forum: Islam: Questioned, Defended, & Explained
Topic: How does a hijab empower women?
Replies: 60
Views: 18721

Re: How does a hijab empower women?

And if anyone is in doubt, here is Quran 4:34 Men are in charge of women, because Allah hath made the one of them to excel the other, and because they spend of their property (for the support of women). So good women are the obedient, guarding in secret that which Allah hath guarded. As for those f...
by Ibn Rushd
Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:37 am
Forum: Video clips on Islam
Topic: Search for the Real Mt. Sinai
Replies: 1
Views: 6769

Search for the Real Mt. Sinai

Relevant to how Islam deals with biblical topics, and how locals view their geography. Very illuminating, I originally saw it on Mahomet tube, which no longer exists.

by Ibn Rushd
Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:21 am
Forum: Breaking News On Islam
Topic: Muslim People Disallow Non-Muslim Praying in Their Houses
Replies: 3
Views: 2584

Re: Muslim People Disallow Non-Muslim Praying in Their House

:lotpot: I'm sure rocks and sand look the same everywhere.
by Ibn Rushd
Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:20 am
Forum: Breaking News On Islam
Topic: MENORAH INSCRIBED ON EARLY ISLAMIC PERIOD COINS
Replies: 8
Views: 4078

Re: MENORAH INSCRIBED ON EARLY ISLAMIC PERIOD COINS

Yet further proof that Islam viewed itself as partaking of building the 3rd Temple, and that to do so was to be Jewish?
by Ibn Rushd
Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:17 am
Forum: Breaking News On Islam
Topic: Saudi Arabia to open cinemas since 35 yrs
Replies: 1
Views: 1906

Saudi Arabia to open cinemas since 35 yrs

NYPost Movie theaters were shut down in the 1980’s during a wave of ultraconservatism in the country. Many of Saudi Arabia’s clerics view Western movies and even Arabic films made in Egypt as sinful. However, since Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ascended to power under his father, King Salman, he...
by Ibn Rushd
Tue Dec 05, 2017 6:42 am
Forum: The Quran and Hadith
Topic: What does "Kafir" mean?
Replies: 5
Views: 3902

Re: What does "Kafir" mean?

Your "friend" is wrong, it does refer to all non-muslims.
by Ibn Rushd
Tue Dec 05, 2017 6:27 am
Forum: World Politics
Topic: News from France.
Replies: 354
Views: 170127

Re: News from France.

Christmas is cancelled in Lyons. Pamela Geller
by Ibn Rushd
Sat Dec 02, 2017 9:44 pm
Forum: World Politics
Topic: Christmas in Europe.
Replies: 19
Views: 6816

Re: 2017. Christmas in Europe.

Well that police car was certainly a traffic hazard. Don't know what exactly they were trying to accomplish.
by Ibn Rushd
Tue Oct 10, 2017 8:00 am
Forum: Resource Centre
Topic: Origins of Islam: critical scholarship
Replies: 11
Views: 16745

Re: Origins of Islam: critical scholarship

I already have those books by Ibn Warraq. So glad to see more of this becoming more available.
by Ibn Rushd
Mon Sep 18, 2017 7:41 am
Forum: The Effect of Islam on Muslims, Dhimmitude & Jihad
Topic: The myth of Muslim Spain
Replies: 2
Views: 4276

Re: The myth of Muslim Spain

I have a thread in the Resource Centre.
by Ibn Rushd
Sat Sep 16, 2017 6:59 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Rat in bathroom scares off man and cat
Replies: 0
Views: 2732

Rat in bathroom scares off man and cat

This was featured on the news tonight.

by Ibn Rushd
Sat Sep 02, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: Resource Centre
Topic: Syriac Resources and Texts (esp. 7th century)
Replies: 25
Views: 37185

Re: Syriac Resources and Texts (esp. 7th century)

Not sure if we can take wikipedia as an objective or independent source as so much of it is controlled by Muslims, 3rd parties, and general shady characters. I also think that that sources from the 8th-10th centuries are heavily politicized and agenda driven, so we may not truly know what the Mutaza...
by Ibn Rushd
Sat Sep 02, 2017 8:42 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Topics
Topic: Fake memes abound in Hurricane Harvey
Replies: 0
Views: 2887

Fake memes abound in Hurricane Harvey

Global News

Repurposing photos makes for a scary time.
by Ibn Rushd
Fri Sep 01, 2017 8:09 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Facebook jail
Replies: 1
Views: 2139

Facebook jail

I have semi-entered that terrible state known as facebook jail.
by Ibn Rushd
Fri Sep 01, 2017 8:08 am
Forum: Resource Centre
Topic: Syriac Resources and Texts (esp. 7th century)
Replies: 25
Views: 37185

Re: Syriac Resources and Texts (esp. 7th century)

I have been able to recover my Old Forum posting from the Wayback Machine.
by Ibn Rushd
Sun Jul 23, 2017 2:38 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Topics
Topic: The Talmud inheritance puzzle
Replies: 3
Views: 3899

Re: The Talmud inheritance puzzle

Coolio. :smartass:
by Ibn Rushd
Sun Jul 23, 2017 2:34 am
Forum: World Politics
Topic: The colonial policies of the EU
Replies: 4
Views: 2436

Re: The colonial policies of the EU

I agree with manfred.
by Ibn Rushd
Sat May 20, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: happy Birthday Ibn Rushd
Replies: 9
Views: 5678

Re: happy Birthday Ibn Rushd

I just got your message, thank you for sending. I haven't been able to log on much due to the stress in the family, but it's getting better now.