Comparing and contrasting Islamic intellectual discourse with the western empirical sciences. Does critiquing the latter undercut the former? Here is part of an edited conversation I had on this topic, where I make a first attempt at distinguishing Islamic and scientific/naturalistic intellectual discourse and their respective rational-normative projects.

What kind of scientific evidence could override the apparent meaning of the text, i.e., Quran and hadith. This is a foundational question that virtually no one has addressed because the scholars who are qualified enough to originate principles of tafsir of this nature are typically not authoritative in the sciences and vice versa.

The majority of us are progressivists. We view ourselves and the present age as the latest and greatest. Are we justified in believing this progressivism?

The majority of us are progressivists. We view ourselves and the present age as the latest and greatest. Are we justified in believing this progressivism?

Are there scientific miracles in the Quran? Is the Quran 100% “scientifically accurate”? Here are the top 3 most common misconceptions about this subject.

Are there scientific miracles in the Quran? Is the Quran 100% “scientifically accurate”? Here are the top 3 most common misconceptions about this subject.

Are there scientific miracles in the Quran? Is the Quran 100% “scientifically accurate”? Here are the top 3 most common misconceptions about this subject.

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