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An interesting article on Orlando Sentinel

Three Reasons Why I know Allah Exists, by Tariq Rasheed, Imam, Islamic Center of Orlando

1) I believe that the most powerful source by which one can know about God ( Allah to Muslims ) is our intellect. I see around myself such perfection of things that you are force to think “how do these things came into existence?” I am most fascinated by the human body. I often think how is it that our bodies could be created without a creator?


Once in my childhood, I fell very ill. I was taken to a hospital where several medical tests were run on me. A pediatrician took great pain in describing to me how our bodies are created with perfection. That doctor described to me the way our organs complement each other by working in total harmony. I remember he showed to me n X-ray of the brain. He tried his best to explain how the brain works. But in the end he confessed that he does not know how…