Category: Blog

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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Algerian persecution of Ahmadis

Why the Algerian government is targeting peaceful Ahmadi Muslims

Algeria, in the grand scheme of things, is not an old country. Liberated from French colonial power after almost a decade of war between the French government and the Algerian National Liberation Front, the new country was born in 1962, after great turmoil and strife. Young though it is, Algeria rapidly developed into a relatively […]

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How I Became a Spiritual Scientist | Alex Borthwick #ConvertsLikeUs

Converts Like Us is a new Rational Religion series highlighting the experiences of converts to Islam Ahmadiyya. We begin with Alex Borthwick, a physics student from the North of England, who found God in the teachings of Islam. 

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The Case for Female-Only Safe-Spaces on Public Transport

by Tahir Nasser   Articles of this nature tend to be heavy on the opinion, sparse on the facts. So let’s start with the facts, shall we? The Facts 15% of women and girls of all ages say they have been victims of unwanted sexual behaviour on London’s public transport network, according to a survey […]

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