[qadianism] Re: The Finality of Prophethood - Guidance of the Messenger of Allah(SAW)
Abdul Aziz @axe.humboldt.edu

This is the most interesting response I ever got from any body. Dear sir,
I have got the text translated by both Ahmadis and non-Ahmadis. Both have
given me the same translation. As to sending it to you, surely it is on
the way, but please be honest. After reading the material post your
translation on this web site.

On Sun, 7 Feb 1999 irshad@irshad.org wrote:

> In the Name of Allah(SWT) and Peace and Blessings be upon
> Rasulollah(SAW), the last of the Prophets.
>  wrote: 
> Original Article: http://www.egroups.com/list/qadianism/?start=55
> > Abdul Aziz:
> > Mr. Irshad: I have referred to four books. I have in my possession the
> > whole book by Maulana Nanautvi....I have read the the other reference....
> > ...Since my Arabic is not very good I got it translated by a non-Ahmadi 
> > Syrian.
> Are you telling us that there are no Qadianis in your circle of friends
> who understand Arabic?!!  If there are, may I suggest that you urge one
> of them to verify the translation you've allegedly received from this 
> "non-Ahmadi Syrian"?  I would hate for you to find out that this Syrian
> had mistranslated the writings!
> It is very disturbing and unreasonable to see that any Ahmadi, who
> obviously holds the belief held by his leaders about the non-Ahmadis
> (see http://irshad.org/idara/qadiani/onmuslim.htm) would trust such 
> an important task to a non-Ahmadi!
> I hope that you are able to find an Ahmadi who can read the books of 
> the scholars you mentioned, real soon, and clarify the matter for you.
> It would be best and more honest, if we had someone to put the blame
> on, besides a "non-Ahmadi Syrian" for any deception or purposeful
> mistranslation or misinterpretation.  I believe, since the leadership
> of your Movement have been advancing such notions for a hundred years,
> they should be ready to take the blame.  Finally, since your leaders
> have been claiming to present the opinion of these scholars for years,
> I do not see the need for you or any other Qadiani to have required
> the translation services of a non-Ahmadi!
> Kindly, have a reliable and knowledgeable Ahmadi make the translation
> for you, so that we know the people who can be blamed, before man and
> God, for any gross misrepresentation or mistranslation.
> > If any one who lives in the United States and wants to get these
> > references to satisfy himself, I shall be glad to mail it at given
> > address.
> Please rush me a copy.  I am fluent in both Arabic and Urdu and will
> not face the same problems you appear to have.  I will gladly 
> translate the relevant passages for all interested parties.
>   Idara Dawat-O-Irshad, USA Inc.
>   P.O. Box 22885
>   Alexandria, VA  22304
> =====================================================================
> Rasulollah(SAW) has decreed:
>    "The chain of Messengers and Prophets has come to an end. There 
>     shall be no Messenger nor Prophet after me."
>      (Tirmidhi, Musnad Ahmad, Anas bin Malik)

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