[qadianism] Re: I need some answers
By Farhan Qureshi @yahoo.com
4:01pm
Sat
20
Feb

As-salaamu `alaykum

Do to the insane amount of e-mail I have recieved by this e-group 
I will reply to all e-mails soon, although wil lget to them 
Insha'allahu Ta'alah.
Farhan


---Suheil Laher < slahe-@alum.mit.edu > wrote:
>
> "Glory be to [Allah] who transported His servant by night, from the Sacred
> Mosque to the Farthest Mosque . . . . in order that We might show him some
> of our signs." [Surah al-Isra]
> 1) If it possible to transport the Prophet from Makkah to Jerusalem within a
> single night - something which at least at that time was considered
> impossible, then why is it not possible also to transport him to the heavens
> - something which some people apparently still consider impossible, even
> though Allah has allowed man to go into the skies by his own designs.
> 2) The Isra and Mi`raj was bodily; not only a dream.  Tasbeeh
> (SubHaanallaah) is made for surprising things, and there is nothing
> paritcularly surprising about a dream.
> 3) There are a vast number of ahadith about the Isra and Mi`raj.  Hafiz Ibn
> Katheer mentions in his tafseer that they are mutawatir.  There is no
> authentic hadith which gives any indication that it was merely a dream.
> 
> The details above, including the ahadith referred to, can be found in Ibn
> Katheer's tafseer (tafseer al-Qur'aan al-`A.zeem).  Shaykh Ahmad Shakir also
> has a small booklet on the Isra and Mi`raj, in which he argues on the basis
> of textual and rational evidence that the Mi`raj was by body.  You can also
> find numerous ahadith about it in Sahih al-Bukhari.
> 
> Also, did not Adam (peace be upon him) reside in Heaven before coming to the
> earth?  If that is possible, then why is it not possible for another prophet
> to ascend to Heaven and then return.  In fact, was Adam not created from the
> substances of the earth, which were then taken up to the heavens? Glory be
> to Allah, who has power over all things!  Glory be to Allah who turns over
> the hearts of His servants!
> 
> - Suheil
> 
> Farhan Qureshi wrote:
> 
> > It is possible to visit heaven through visions and dream, although
> > physicallly I have never heard of... please give references to the
> > Prophet's quotes so I can see for myself...
> > Wassalaam,
> > Farhan
> >
> > ---Suheil Laher < slahe-@alum.mit.edu > wrote:
> > >
> > > I am not sure whom exactly you are addressing.
> > >
> > > It is physcially and rationally possible for a body to ascend to
> > heaven, as
> > > indeed is reported also about Idrees and Ilyas (`alayhim al-salam).
> > The
> > > Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings upon him) also ascended to the
> > heavens
> > > on the night of Mi`raj, and did return after that, as I already
> > pointed out
> > > in an earlier email.  Why do you use your mind to limit Allah?  Why
> > do you
> > > selectively believe the way you think things should be?  If you
> > claim it is
> > > abnormal for a body to be lifted up to the heavens, why do you not
> > consider
> > > it to be abnormal for another prophet to come?!!
> > >
> > > There is no strength nor power without Allah.
> > >
> > > - Suheil
> > >
> > > Please tell me, what further evidence do you want?
> > >
> > > Farhan Qureshi wrote:
> > >
> > > > Why are you so hard headed. You take what one says, and corrupt
> > it!!!!
> > > > Allah can do what-ever he pleases!!!!! And there is no doubt in
> > that.
> > > > But Allah (SWT) does not do these kinds of things. If Allah(SWT)
> > > > wanted I you could turn into a clown right now; but Allah(SWT) is
> > not
> > > > abnormal. It is phisically impossible for a body ascention to
> > heaven.
> > > > Why would not the Holy Prophet come back if it were that way, or
> > > > Moses????? Why Jesus (as). Once again you were unable to answer me
> > by
> > > > giving me evidence from the Qur'an, or Hadith. Ya Allahu Khair,
> > > > Wassalaam,
> > > > Farhan
> > > >
> > > > --- umaraadi-@excite.com  wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > Glory be to Allah! Can there be even the slightest doubt that
> > Allah
> > > > can
> > > > > raise from the dead whomever He chooses? The qadiani position that
> > > > Allah
> > > > > lacks the ability to do so shows how very far outside Islam they
> > > > have gone.
> > > > > May Allah guide them to the Straight Path!
> > > > >
> > > > > On Tue, 09 Feb 1999 10:28:09 -0500, Suheil Laher wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > > Farhan Qureshi wrote:
> > > > > >
> > > > > > > Dear Akhi,
> > > > > > > I need references to where it says in the Qur'an that Life
> > may be
> > > > > > > given to the dead.......
> > > > > >
> > > > > > See again my message of yesterday :
> > > > > >
> > > > > > > "[Have you not considered] he who passed by a city which had
> > > > fallen
> > > > > > into utter
> > > > > > > ruin; he said, 'How will Allah revive this after its death?'
> >  So,
> > > > > > Allah caused
> > > > > > > him to die for a hundred years, and then raised him up."
> > [Qur'an,
> > > > > > 2:259]
> > > > > > > "Have you not considered those who emerged from their homes in
> > > > their
> > > > > > thousands,
> > > > > > > fearing death?  So, Allah told them, 'Die!' and then gave them
> > > > > > life." [Qur'an,
> > > > > > > 2:243]
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > > In my view point, this day in age, it seems unlikley for Isa
> > > > (as) to
> > > > > > > come, I can-not see him flying from the sky as the so called
> > > > "sunni"
> > > > > > > Muslims believe, and that every one will be able to see: it is
> > > > > > > impossible: seconldy where will he land.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > The ahadith specify that Jesus, the Israelite prophet, will land
> > > > in the
> > > > > > Shaam area (Palestine/Syria).
> > > > > >
> > > > > > - sl
> > > > > >

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