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Rabbi Allen S Maller, Page 4

Which Abrahamic religion is the easiest?

By Rabbi Allen Maller
“Orthodox Rabbis did not follow the example of Muhammad as narrated by his wife ‘Aisha: Whenever Allah’s Apostle was given the choice of one of two matters, he would choose the easier of the two, as long as it was not sinful to do so, but if it was sinful to do so, he would not approach it…”

Fewer missionaries now seeking to convert Jews and Muslims

By Rabbi Allen S Maller
“The decline in Baptist missionaries is due to financial limitations and not to a growing belief in religious pluralism. Southern Baptists have seen a decline in membership, dropping from 16.3 million in 2003 to just under 15.5 million in 2016. With the money saved by the reduction of full time foreign missionaries, the Baptists will likely expand their efforts to convert Jews and Muslims in the U.S…”

A Rabbi, Prophet Muhammad’s Smile and Einstein’s Gravity Waves

By Rabbi Allen S Maller
“A Rabbi came to Allah’s Apostle and said, “O Muhammad! We (Jews) learn that Allah will put all the heavens on one finger, the earths on one finger, the trees on one finger, the water and the sand on one finger, and all the other created things on one finger. Then He will say, ‘I am the King.’

Thereupon the Prophet smiled so (much) that his pre-molar teeth became visible, and that was the Rabbi’s confirmation. Then Allah’s Apostle recited: ‘No just estimate have they (the pagans) made of Allah such as is due to Him.’ (Qur’an 39.67) “

Political and religious sources of Islamophobia

By Rabbi Allen S Maller

“… an American poll found that 82 percent of Americans place a higher priority on preserving the religious freedom of Christians than for other religious groups…”

Islamophobia: When even the good news is bad…

By Rabbi Allen S Maller
“…Christians have long forgotten the 17th century, 30 year war of Catholics and Protestants in German lands; where almost one third of the population was massacred.

And they do not realize that it was a call from the Pope to conquer the Holy Land that started more than a century of holy wars by Christian Crusaders…”

99 Names for God or only one Name?

By Rabbi Allen S Maller
“As a neutral outsider, and an American Reform Rabbi, I can understand why many Muslims would object to Christians using the word Allah in the context of saying that Jesus is the son of Allah. Another word for Divinity is needed…”