Bible versus Quran: 1000+ Differences & Contradictions

 

The Bible: Its Divergences from the Quran and Islam

1. Corinthians

 


Written by Paul likely in Ephesus at Easter 57 AD.

 

#001 1. Cor. 1/1: "- - - by the will of God (Yahweh*) - - -". All places in the Bible it is made clear that it is Yahweh who makes things happen - often via his (according to the Bible) son Jesus - and not other gods like f.x. Allah. This is so obvious that we comment on it just a few times.

002 1. Cor. 1/2: "- - - holy - - -". Beware that here is not meant holy in our meaning of the word. The word was sometimes used as a name for the followers of Jesus - Christians to use another name. (Though just here it also may be understood as the ones who will end in Paradise.)

003 1. Cor. 1/9a: "God (Yahweh*) - - - with his Son Jesus Christ - - -". There is no doubt that Paul meant Jesus was the son of Yahweh, and Paul by far had sources much more reliable and much closer to Jesus and to what happened than Muhammad had - especially as the Quran with all its mistakes, contradictions, etc. is not from any god (no god makes that many and serious errors).

004 1. Cor. 1/9b: "God (Yahweh*) - - - is faithful". Allah on the other hand in many cases accepts dishonesty, deception, etc. One more proof for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god.

005 1.Cor.1/13+14+15+16+17a:"- - - baptize - - -". Baptizing was a ceremony essential to Yahweh and Jesus, but of no interest at all to Allah and Muhammad (not used at all). One of the strong proofs for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god - and Jesus and Muhammad neither in the same religion nor the same line of prophets (in addition to that Muhammad was no real prophet, as he was unable to make prophesies - "to see the unseen"). If Yahweh and Allah just had been two names for the same god, such a central point for Yahweh had been treated similarly also by Allah.

006 1. Cor. 1/17b: "- - - the cross of Christ - - -". There is no doubt that Paul meant Jesus was crucified, died, and was resurrected. Muhammad claimed this was not true - if it was, people would not believe Muhammad was a greater prophet than Jesus. But Paul by far had sources much more reliable and much closer to Jesus and to what happened than Muhammad had - especially as the Quran with all its mistakes, contradictions, etc. is not from any god (no god makes that many and serious errors).

007 1. Cor. 1/18: "- - - the message of the cross - - -". Jesus' teaching and his victory over death and dark forces on and after his crucifixion, according to the Bible.

008 1. Cor. 1/23: "- - - we preach Christ crucified - - -". See 1.Cor. 1/17b above.

009 1. Cor. 1/24a: "- - - those whom God (Yahweh*) has called, both Jews and Greeks - - -". Yahweh is for everybody according the Bible.

009a 1. Cor. 1/24b: "- - - Christ the power of God (Yahweh*) and the wisdom of God". Jesus represents the power and wisdom of Yahweh, but the word is "represents". It is Yahweh who has is.

010 1. Cor. 1/30: "- - - Christ Jesus, who has become for us wisdom from God (Yahweh*) - - -". But the wisdom and the moral codes, etc. Jesus taught, are so very different from Muhammad's teachings. If Jesus' teaching were from a good and benevolent god, from where then is the war religion of Muhammad?

011 1. Cor. 2/2: "- - - Jesus Christ and him (Jesus*) crucified - - -". See 1.Chr. 1/17 above.

012 1.Cor.2/4+10b+12+13+14a:"- - - the Spirit - - -". One of the numerous names for the Holy Spirit. That the Holy Spirit like Allah and like Muhammad had several names, is worth remembering when Muslims claim Jesus could not mean the Holy Spirit when he before he left them the last time, promised his disciples a counselor (helper), as he used another name, "the Spirit of truth". He must have meant Muhammad, they claim - never mind that Muhammad could be no helper to them, as he lived 500 years too late, etc. "The Spirit of truth" also is some name to give a man like Muhammad - a dark and unintended joke.

As for the claim that Jesus meant Muhammad and not the Holy Spirit, we also may point to Jesus' order to his disciples in Luke 24/49: "I (Jesus*) am going to send you what my Father (Yahweh*) has promised (the Holy Spirit - the counselor*) stay in the city (Jerusalem*) until you have been clothed with the power (the Holy Spirit*) from the high". To wait for 500 years for Muhammad, had been a long wait in Jerusalem for them - and Muhammad also could not "clothe" them in divine power.

#####And also do not forget that In Acts 1/4-5 is directly said: "- - - but in a few days you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit". There is no doubt about what Jesus meant, or about that Muslim scholars know this, and all the same claim it must mean Muhammad, because they HAVE to find Muhammad in both OT and NT, and honesty may go home to sleep. ###A prime sample of an al-Taqiyya - a lawful lie.

Also the comments to Acts 1/4-5 are relevant here.

013 1. Cor. 2/8: "- - - crucified the Lord of glory (Jesus*) - - -". See 1.Cor. 1/17 above.

014 1. Cor. 2/10a: "- - - but God (Yahweh*) has revealed it to us (Christians around 57 AD*) by his Spirit (the counselor sent by Yahweh/Jesus according to the Bible*)". If Islam had been right about that Jesus meant Muhammad and not the Holy Spirit when he talked about the counselor in John 14/16a, this should be corrected to: "- - - but God (Yahweh*) has revealed it to us (Christians around 57 AD*) by his Muhammad (the counselor sent by Yahweh/Jesus according to the Bible*) (born ca. 570 AD*)". We think we do not comment on this one - you see the reality yourself. F.x. the wrong time line and a wrong god for Muhammad.

Also the comments to Acts 1/4-5 are relevant here.

015 1. Cor. 2/11+14b: "- - - the Spirit of God (Yahweh*) - - -". See 1.Cor. 2/4 above.

016 1. Cor. 2/13: "- - - not words taught us (Christians around 57 AD) by human wisdom but in words taught by the Spirit (the counselor sent by Yahweh/Jesus according to the Bible*), expressing spiritual truths in spiritual words". If Islam had been right about that Jesus meant Muhammad and not the Holy Spirit when he talked about the counselor in John 14/16a, this should be corrected to: "- - - not words taught us (Christians around 57 AD) by human wisdom but in words taught by Muhammad (the counselor sent by Yahweh/Jesus according to the Bible*), expressing spiritual truths in spiritual words". No comments necessary - - - except that Muhammad's texts other places seldom are spiritual.

Also the comments to Acts 1/4-5 are relevant here.

017 1. Cor. 3/16a: "- - - you yourselves (some Christians ca. 57 AD*) are God's (Yahweh's*) temple (in that you have received the Holy Spirit*) and that the Holy Spirit (the counselor sent by Yahweh/Jesus according to the Bible*) lives in you - - -". If Islam had been right about that Jesus meant Muhammad and not the Holy Spirit when he talked about the counselor in John 14/16a, this should be corrected to: "- - - you yourselves (some Christians ca. 57 AD*) are God's (Yahweh's*) temple (in that you have received Muhammad*) and that Muhammad (the counselor sent by Yahweh/Jesus according to the Bible*) lives in you - - -". To call this sentence nonsense is an understatement - it is one more of the unintended jokes Muslims sometimes make.

Also the comments to Acts 1/4-5 are relevant here.

018 1. Cor. 3/16b: "- - - God's (Yahweh's*) Spirit - - -". See 1.Cor. 2/4 above.

019 1. Cor. 3/17: "If anyone destroys God's (Yahweh's*) temple, God will destroy him (likely in the next life*); for God's temple is sacred (as it carries a bit of the Holy Spirit), and you (Christians*) are that temple". How many Christians - and Jews and others - have Muslims murdered, killed, or in other ways destroyed through the centuries?

020 1. Cor. 5/1: "It is reported that there is sexual immorality among you (the Corinthians*), and of a kind that does not occur even among pagans: A man has his father's wife (the choice of words indicates that it is not his mother, but another wife*)". In the old times this was very immoral - just as immoral as for a man having his son's wife. And remember that in those times an adopted son was a son - but Muhammad took over his adapted son Zaid’s wife, Zaynab bint Jahsh. Immorality so grave that Muhammad had to let Allah send down a message telling it was ok - but the explanation for why Muhammad "should" do it, is something of the weakest you meet even in the Quran.

021 1. Cor. 5/5: "- - - sinful - - -". Remember that what is sin in the Bible and what is sin in the Quran - and the other way around - may be widely different. This is one of the far more than 100% proofs for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god - if they had been, sin in the Bible and sin in the Quran had been more or less identical or at least very similar. (Muslims may try to explain this away by claiming that the Bible is falsified, but we remind you that both science and Islam strongly have proved that this claim is wrong.)

By the way: The same goes for words like righteous, just, right, good, bad, unjust, offence, wrong, crime, etc. They may cover very different meanings in the two books. Also Acts 3/14 is relevant here. The differences in the two books' moral etc. codes behind the differences in the meanings of such words, are strong proofs for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god.

022 1. Cor. 5/7: "For Christ, our Passover lamb, has been sacrificed". = Jesus died for humanity according to among others Paul. Also see 1. Cor. 1/17 above.

023 1. Cor. 5/8: "- - - malice and wickedness - - -". See Acts 3/14 above.

024 1. Cor. 5/9: "I (Paul*) have written you (the Corinthians*) in my letter not to associate with sexually immoral people - - -". According to most moral codes, Muhammad was sexually immoral on several points, and according to all normal moral codes he was sexually immoral on some points (he f.x. raped at least 2 women - Rayhana bint Amr and Safiyya bint Huayay) - outstanding proofs for that Jesus and he were very different.

025 1. Cor. 6/1+2: "- - - the saints - - -". Beware that here is not meant saints in our meaning of the word. The word "saints" was simply used for the followers of Jesus - Christians to use our name for his followers.

026 1. Cor. 6/7: "- - - be wronged - - -". This may mean different things in the Bible and in the Quran. See Acts 3/14 above.

027 1. Cor. 6/8: "- - - do wrong - - -". This may mean entirely different things in the Bible and in the Quran. See Acts 3/14 above.

028 1. Cor. 6/9: "- - - wicked - - -". See Acts 3/14 above.

029 1. Cor. 6/9-10: Here is a list of humans who will not make it to Yahweh's Paradise. At least these of them are parallels to Muhammad on the mentioned punts: "The sexual immoral" (lots of women - at least 36, rape - at least 2 young women, child sex), "adulterer" (a lot according to NT's definition), "thief’s" (Muhammad and his followers lived from stealing/robbing/extortion from some time after they arrived in Medina - and for centuries afterwards it was part of life for Islam), "the greedy" (Muhammad was quite greedy, not so much for personal use as for being able to bribe people to follow him), "slanderers" (Muhammad invented a lot of slander against opponents, Jews and Christians - and likely also others), "swindlers" (take f.x. "war is deceit", "break your oath if that gives a better result", not to mention his fleeing from requests for proofs for Allah and for his own connection to a god: "It will make nobody believe anyhow" - he simply was lying in the Quran.

Just this short list alone is a 200% proof for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god - and Jesus and Muhammad serving very different gods and lines of prophets.

030 1. Cor. 6/11: "- - - the Spirit of our God (Yahweh*) - - -". See 1.Cor. 2/4 above.

031 1. Cor. 6/14: "By his power God (Yahweh*) raised the Lord (Jesus*) from the dead - - -". This is what Paul said and highly likely believed (he did too much and went through too much for too little profit, if not the reason was that he believed in his mission) - strongly contradicting Muhammad at this point, and it is highly likely Paul knew a lot more about this than Muhammad in a distant country and without real sources 500 years later. And Paul - and a lot others who really knew what happened - strongly declared that Jesus died, and then was resurrected 3 days later.

032 1. Cor. 6/18a: "Flee from sexual immorality". Muhammad instead twisted the moral code to make his sexual (and other) immoralities officially look moral. The difference between Jesus' and Muhammad's moral codes regarding sex are additional proofs for that the gods behind those codes - Yahweh and Allah - were not the same god. Not to mention how strongly it proves that Jesus and Muhammad had very few fundamental moral codes in common. Definitely neither in the religion nor the same line of prophets, even if Muhammad had been a real prophet.

033 1. Cor. 6/18b: "- - - sins - - -". See Acts 3/14 and 1. Cor. 5/5 above.

034 1. Cor. 6/19: "Do you (some Christens around 57 AD*) not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit (the counselor sent by Yahweh/Jesus according to the Bible*), who is in you (because you have received it/him*), whom you have received from God (Yahweh*)?" If Islam had been right about that Jesus meant Muhammad and not the Holy Spirit when he talked about the counselor in John 14/16a, this should be corrected to: "Do you (some Christians around 57 AD*) not know that your body is a temple of Muhammad (the counselor sent by Yahweh/Jesus according to the Bible*), who is in you (because you have received it/him*), whom you have received from God (Yahweh*)?". One more place where no comment is necessary.

Also the comments to Acts 1/4-5 are relevant here.

035 1. Cor. 7/2: "- - - each man should have his own wife, and each woman her own husband". I.e. monogamy. Very different from Muhammad, his life and teaching, and the Quran.

036 1. Cor. 7/3: "So then, if she (a divorced woman*) marries another man while her husband is still alive, she is called an adulteress - - -". Totally different from Muhammad, his life and practice, and the relevant rules in the Quran. One more strong indication for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god, and for that Muhammad is not in the line of much concerning Yahweh.

037 1. Cor. 7/4: The wife's body does not belong to her alone but also to her husband. In the same way, the husband's body does not belong to him alone but also to his wife". In the Bible the two belong to each other. In the Quran the wife - or wives and/or concubines - belong(s) to the man. Comments necessary?

038 1. Cor. 7/10-11: "A wife must not separate from her husband. But if she does, she must remain unmarried or else be reconciled with her husband."A way of thinking very far from Muhammad and from the Quran. Muhammad f.x. had the wife, Zaynab bint Jahsh, of his adopted son Zaid divorce her husband, and then marry himself.

039 1. Cor. 7/11: "- - - a husband must not divorce his wife". Also a way of thinking very far from the Quran and Muhammad. Muhammad f.x. had 16 short-time wives (you find the names in the chapter about Muhammad and his women in "1000+ Mistakes in the Quran" - http://www.1000mistakes.com). As far as we have found out, he divorced them all.

040 1. Cor. 7/13: "If a (believing*) woman has a husband who is not a believer and he is willing to live with her, she must not divorce him". In Islam no woman can be married to a non-Muslim, and if a Muslim man leaves Islam, his marriage is automatically nullified - and the woman is as automatically divorced whether she likes it or not. One of the many proofs for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god - and not running the same religion or prophets.

041 1. Cor. 7/19: "Circumcision is nothing and un-circumcision is nothing. Keeping God's (Yahweh's*) command is what counts". Circumcision has no value in itself according to Paul. Also see Rom. 4/11 above. It is a necessity in Islam.

042 1. Cor. 7/39: "A woman is bound to her husband as long as he lives (and according to other places in NT a man shall not divorce his wife*)". The Quran's rules are very different - a clear indication for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god.

043 1. Cor. 7/40a: "- - - and I think I (Paul*) too have (according to the Bible he had*) the Spirit of God (Yahweh*) (the counselor sent by Yahweh/Jesus according to the Bible*)". If Islam had been right about that Jesus meant Muhammad and not the Holy Spirit when he talked about the counselor in John 14/16a, this should be corrected to: "- - - and I think I (Paul*) too have (according to the Bible he had*) Muhammad (Yahweh*) (the counselor sent by Yahweh/Jesus according to the Bible*)". One more corrected sentence which gives nonsense meaning.

Also the comments to Acts 1/4-5 are relevant here.

044 1. Cor. 7/40b: "- - - the Spirit of God (Yahweh*)". See 1.Cor. 2/4 above.

045 1. Cor. 8/1: "- - - love builds up". Love is one of the central words in NT - but peripheral in the Quran, except between persons with close relationship. One of the strong proofs for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god - if they had been, the view about such an essential point had been if not identical, then at least very similar.

046 1. Cor. 10/8: "We (humans*) should not commit sexual immorality - - -". Much of Muhammad's sex was immorality according both to the Bible and many other moral systems - some of it to more or less all (f.x. rape). One of the very strong indications for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god, and for that Jesus and Muhammad were miles - and worlds - apart morally, and not in the same religion.

047 1. Cor. 10/20: "- - - the sacrifices of pagans are offered to demons, not to God - - -". As the Quran and all its mistakes, etc. are not from any god - no god ever was involved in a book of that quality - is Islam a pagan religion? - and the Muslims pagans? - not to mention; are their sacrifices in reality for demons/dark forces?

###048 1. Cor. 10/25: "Eat anything sold in the meat marked without raising questions of conscience". No food is religiously unclean. Remember here Jesus' words that it is not what goes into a man (food*) who makes a man unclean, because what goes into him, later goes out again. Jesus said that what makes a man unclean, is what goes out from his heart. In the Quran some food is forbidden (and also in OT - some of the rules Jesus changed).

048a 1. Cor. 11/3: "- - - the head of Christ is God (Yahweh*)". A clear message: Only Yahweh is the ruler.

##049 1. Cor. 11/25: "- - - the new covenant - - -". This new covenant, also mentioned in the Gospels, we NEVER have heard a Muslim mention. Most Muslims have never heard about it, this even though the information that Jesus made a new covenant, is essential for the changes in laws and rules, and thus in the milder version of Yahweh's message compared to in OT - in other words essential for Christianity, who mainly builds on NT with OT (mainly) as historical background. (You do not find the new rules listed anywhere - you have to find it from what is said and done in NT, and especially by Jesus.)

050 1. Cor. 12/3: "- - - the Spirit of God (Yahweh*)". See 1.Cor. 2/4 above.

051 1. Cor. 12/4+7+8+9+11: "- - - the Spirit - - -". See 1.Cor. 2/4 above.

#052 1. Cor. 12/7: "Now to each one (Christians around 57 AD*) the manifestation of the Spirit (the counselor sent by Yahweh/Jesus according to the Bible*) is given for the common good". If Islam had been right about that Jesus meant Muhammad and not the Holy Spirit when he talked about the counselor in John 14/16a, this should be corrected to: "Now to each one (Christians around 57 AD*) the manifestation of Muhammad (the counselor sent by Yahweh/Jesus according to the Bible*) is given for the common good". Just to mention the easiest wrong to see here: Muhammad was nowhere manifested around 57 AD. ###The results of Islamic cherry-picking of points, often are helpless and involuntary - and frequently black - jokes when correct contexts are used.

Also the comments to Acts 1/4-5 are relevant here.

053 1. Cor. 12/8-11: Different parallels to 1. Cor. 12/7 just above.

054 1. Cor. 12/13a: "- - - baptized - - -". See 1.Cor. 1/13 above.

055 1. Cor. 12/13b: "- - - the Spirit - - -". See 1.Cor. 2/4 above.

##056 1. Cor. 13/1: "(If I (any person - here Paul*)) have not love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal". Love is one of the central words in NT - but peripheral in the Quran, except between persons with close relationship. One of the strong proofs for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god - if they had been, the view about such an essential point had been if not identical, then at least very similar. What is said about love here in chapter 13 of 1. Corinthian, is among the many points in NT which shows why Christianity is called "the religion of love", whereas the surahs from Medina shows why the war religion Islam is not even telling a similarity of the truth when they claim that Islam is "the religion of peace" - at least not true from the texts from Medina in the Quran.

Besides: Even if it had been true, what is to be preferred - the religion of love, where love of everybody naturally includes peace? - or the religion of peace, where love of your fellow humans is peripheral?

057 1. Cor. 13/2: "(If I (any person - here Paul*)) have not love, I am nothing". A parallel to 1.Cor. 13/1 just above.

058 1. Cor. 13/3: "(If I (any person - here Paul*)) have not love, I gain nothing". A parallel to 1.Cor. 13/1 above.

##059 1. Cor. 13/4-8: "Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails". See 1.Cor. 13/1 above.

You find nothing like this in the Quran.

060 1. Cor. 13/6: "- - - evil - - -". See Acts 3/14 above.

###061 1. Cor. 13/13: "And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love". See 1.Cor. 13/1 above.

062 1. Cor. 14/1: "Follow the way of love - - -". See 1.Cor. 13/1 above.

063 1. Cor. 14/20: "- - - evil - - -". See Acts 3/14 above.

064 1. Cor. 14/24: "- - - sinner - - -". See Acts 3/14 and 1. Cor. above.

065 1. Cor. 14/33a: "For God (Yahweh*) is not a God of disorder but a God of peace". Someone will protest and remind you of points especially in OT. But for one thing the episodes of armed strife in OT was for to establish and later to defend a home country for the Jews, not armed strife to spread the religion or its power, or to suppress all the world like Islam. NT also clearly is more pacifistic and peace loving than OT - perhaps because the Pax Romanum (the Roman Peace - from 27 BC till 180 AD) made a more peaceful and loving version of the religion possible, and also made it possible for such a religion to gain strong enough foothold to survive harsher times which were to come. Some also will remind you about the expansion of the power of Europe from the 16. century on - but there is a difference between disusing a religion for selfish purposes or in misunderstood religious fervor, and a religion demanding you to suppress everybody else, like the Quran does - till all non-Muslims are suppressed and without any power and few rights and "till they pay jizya (extra tax*) with willing submission" (see surah/verse 9/29g below)

066 1. Cor. 14/33b: "- - - the saints - - -". Beware that here is not meant saints in our meaning of the word. The word "saints" was simply used for the followers of Jesus - Christians to use our name for his followers.

#067 1. Cor. 14/34: "- - - women should remain silent in the churches. They are not allowed to speak, but must be in submission, as the Law says". This has at least two possible interpretations: 1) That women should not talk or preach in the churches. 2) Women should not gossip or small-talk among themselves or ask other listeners for means of or comments to that is said or preached (women at that time mostly stayed at home and had few chances for social contacts or finding answers to points they did not understand or thought about) in the churches and thus disturb the ceremony or preacher. Traditionally the first interpretation has been used, but the second is as likely to be the correct one.

One also should remember that Jesus had a more positive view on women than Paul had - Paul seems to have been influenced of the masculine culture ruling in Israel at that time. And where Jesus and Paul does not quite agree, the message from Jesus is likely to be the true one.

068 1. Cor. 14/35: "- - - it is disgraceful for a woman to speak in the church". See 1.Cor. 14/34 just above.

069 1. Cor. 15/2a: "By this gospel (the gospel of Jesus*) you (people*) are saved - - -". If it is by Jesus' gospel one is saved, can one the all the same be saved f.x. by Muhammad's religion built on a book so full of mistakes, contradictions, etc. that it clearly is not from a god? - and not least very different from Jesus' gospel.

070 1. Cor. 15/2b: "Otherwise (if you do not believe in the gospel of Jesus*) you (people*) have believed in vain". If this sentence is true, f.x. Muslims believe in vain - not strange when one knows the background and the history of the Quran.

071 1. Cor. 15/3a: "- - - Christ died for our (humanity's*) sins - - -". Islam strongly denies that Jesus' death could be an expiation for the sins of humanity - in addition to that they denies he at all died.

072 1. Cor. 15/3b: "- - - Christ died for our (humanity's*) sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures - - -". Muhammad, the Quran, and Islam all strongly denies this - if this really happened, Jesus clearly was something more than Muhammad was, and Muhammad had and has to be the greatest of prophets (even though he was unable to make real prophesies, and thus was no real prophet at all - yes even though he never was able to prove his connection to a god, and even worse; if the Quran is the essence of his claimed contact, it is clear he had no contact with a god, as no god ever was involved in book of that quality). An ironical point here is that Islam explains Jesus' disappearance with that he was taken up to heaven alive, which in case also proves that he was something or someone more special than Muhammad.

##073 1. Cor. 15/5-8: "- - - (after his resurrection Jesus*) appeared to Peter, and then to the Twelve (his disciples*). After that he appeared to more than five hundred of the brothers (his followers*) at the same time, most of them are still living (this was written some few years later only), though some have fallen asleep (died*). Then he appeared to James, the to all the apostles, and last of all he appeared to me (Paul - outside Damascus*) also - - -". According to this there simply were too many witnesses for the story to be a made up one. To us this is a stumbling stone when we suspect that also the Bible may be a made up book - to parts of it there simply were too many witnesses. If the writers of NT made up or changed too many facts or changed facts too much, the main result simply would be that they lost credibility, as too many knew the truth about what they told.

074 1. Cor. 15/12: "But if it is preached that Christ (Jesus*) has been risen from the dead, how can some of you say that there is no resurrection from the dead?" Here Jesus' resurrection is treated as a fact, and used as a proof for that resurrection is possible. There is no doubt Paul believed this, and thus strongly contradicts Muhammad's never proved claim that Jesus neither died nor was resurrected.

075 1. Cor. 15/17+34+56: "- - - sin(s) - - - sinning - - -". See Acts 3/14 above.

076 1. Cor. 15/20: "But Christ has indeed been raised from the dead - - -". See 1.Cor. 15/12 above.

076a 1. Cor. 15/27: "Now when it says that "everything" has been put under him (Jesus*) it is clear that this does not include God (Yahweh*) himself, who put everything under Christ". It is Yahweh - the god - who has the power, but has delegated more or less all power concerning Earth to Jesus. This according to the Bible.

077 1. Cor. 15/28: "- - - the Son - - -". One of the many places in NT telling Jesus was the son of Yahweh.

078 1. Cor. 15/29: "- - - baptized - - -". See 1.Cor. 1/13 above.

079 1. Cor. 15/44: "- - - it (your body*) is sown (buried*) a natural body, it is raised (in the possible next life*) a spiritual body". Strongly contradicting the Quran, and (especially since Jesus f.x. said one will be like angels in Paradise (f.x. Matt. 22/30)) a 100% and more proof for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god, and for that their Paradises - if they exist - are very different.

080 1. Cor. 15/50: "I (Paul*) declare to you brothers, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God (Yahweh*), nor does the perishable inherit the imperishable". A parallel to 1.Cor. 15/44 just above. And strongly contradicting the Quran on this point - the differences of the Bible's Heaven and the Quran's are one of the really strong proofs for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god.

081 1. Cor. 15/56: "- - - sin - - -". See 1. Cor. 5/5 above.

082 1. Cor. 15/57: "He (Yahweh*) gives us (humans*) the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ". Muhammad is not even mentioned.

083 1. Cor. 16/14: "Do everything in love". See 1.Cor. 16/24b below.

084 1. Cor. 16/15: "- - - saints - - -". See 1.Cor. 14/33b above.

085 1. Cor. 16/24a: "My love to all of you - - -". Muhammad is never reported to have said something like this.

086 1. Cor. 16/24b: "- - - love - - -". Love is one of the central words in NT - but peripheral in the Quran, except between persons with close relationship. One of the strong proofs for that Yahweh and Allah are not the same god - if they had been, the view about such an essential point had been if not identical, then at least very similar. What is said about love here in chapter 13 of 1. Corinthian, is among the many points in NT which shows why Christianity is called "the religion of love", whereas the surahs from Medina shows why the war religion Islam is not even telling a similarity of the truth when they claim that Islam is "the religion of peace" - at least not true from the texts from Medina in the Quran.

Besides: Even if it had been true, what is to be preferred - the religion of love, where love of everybody naturally includes peace? - or the religion of peace, where love of your fellow humans is peripheral?

Sub-total: 86 + 1233 = 1319 remarks.

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