The Historical Debate

The Jizyah Tax: Equality And Dignity Under Islamic Law?  New!
Walter Short

The Massacres of the Khilafah  New!
Walter Short

The Exclusion of the Jews and Christians from the Arabian Peninsular  New!
Walter Short

Does the Bible or the Qur'an have stronger historical corroboration?
How would you support your argument, using specific examples? Toby Jepson

The Bible and the Qur'an
A comparative between the Bible and the Qur'an using manuscript, documentary and archaeological analysis for both. Jay Smith

"A Test of Time"
A synopsis of Dr. David Rohl's book "A Test of Time" which follows new archaeological research in Egypt impinging on our understanding of the Mosaic period. John Fulton

Is the Qur'an the Word of God?
Text from the Cambridge and London debates, concerning an external, historical/critical analysis of the Qur'an, and the prophet Muhammad. Jay Smith

Qur'anic Interpretation
Critically evaluating how the Muslims past and present have interpreted their Qur'an. Jay Smith

The Qur'an
An internal analysis of the Qur'an. Assuming that the Muslim traditions are correct, how should Christians assess the Qur'an? Jay Smith

Uncomfortable Questions for the Qur'an
Claims of Muslims for the Qur'an are outlined. The question of whether we have the Uthmanic Recension is asked, and external documents and sources are consulted to examine what they show about the matter. Jay Smith

The Bible
An historical/critical analysis of the Bible is undertaken, similar to that applied to the Qur'an. Jay Smith

Debate Topics