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Is it Irrational to be a Religious Scientist?

By Hamaad Khan This series will explore the relationship between religion and science, discussing whether the two are compatible or mutually contradictory. The articles in this series will touch upon various strands of science, and discuss whether our modern age of advancements has strengthened or weakened the case for God. Today we know more about […]

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Is the Universe Intelligently Designed?

Introduction Our universe is remarkable. It is filled with immense displays of cosmic beauty, from the nebulae that give birth to stars, to the end of stars in dazzling supernovae. Yet by far the most remarkable fact of our universe is the existence of life itself. Our consciousness, born from the loins of the universe, […]

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Largest Ever Study on Alcohol Consumption Proves True Quranic Pronouncement 1400 years ago.

  Another day, another verse of the Quran corroborated by empirical science. This time, the precise wording of the Quran has been reiterated (unknowingly) in the actual conclusion of the study.

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Astronaut Tim Peake: “The Universe Might Be Designed” [AUDIO]

  Last Friday, acclaimed British astronaut Tim Peake spoke at Peterborough Cathedral about the possibility that the universe was designed. While doing a tour with the space capsule that brought him back to Earth in 2016, The Times reports Peake as stating: “Although I say I’m not religious it doesn’t necessarily mean that I don’t […]

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Why Natural Selection Can’t Explain Evolution

  Though scientists often differ in their beliefs about the origin of life, there is one area that is widely thought of as being well understood, at least in principle — the evolution of life from its origin to all the complexity and variety we see today. The secret, it is said, is Darwinian Evolution.

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The Book of Life | Human Origins, Part 1

Introduction Rational Religion recently received a message from someone I’ll call ‘Sara.’ Sara used to be a Sunni Muslim. When her Muslim husband started to incline towards atheism, she began to explore scientific issues in order to find evidence for God.

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A Frenchman’s Journey into Islam Ahmadiyya

My name is Naweed Ahmad Marty, and I am of French origin. In the following lines I will try to describe the main events that, by the Grace of Allah led me to convert to Islam. I pray that Allah Who has guided me to the truth may allow me to express what is in […]

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New scientific research proves true 1400 year-old Qur’anic claim on mountains & earthquakes

By Tahir Nasser & Umar Nasser, with essential contributions from Maulana Abdul Ghany Jahangeer Khan  | Introduction “He has created the heavens without any pillars that you can see, and He has placed in the earth firm mountains that it may not quake with you, and He has scattered therein all kinds of creatures; and We […]

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How a Romanian Christian Became an Ahmadi Muslim | #ConvertsLikeUs

By Anne-Marie Ionescu | Picture the scene. A post-communist Romanian family living in East London. In 1989 the fall came and a daughter was born into a loving family where neither religion nor spirituality were discussed at the dinner table. There I grew and lived, the sole member of the family with any inclination toward God […]

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Book Review | Craig Considine’s “Islam, Race and Pluralism” Provides a Path to Unity

  By Damir Rafi | An Irish Muslim willing to sacrifice his life for his new country; A second-generation Pakistani in diaspora embodying the American Dream; an Ahmadi emigrating to America due to violent persecution in his previous homeland; a doctor working abroad to provide for his family thousands of miles away.

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