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The Concept of God – Islam vs Christianity

April 2018
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The Concept of God in Islam and Christianity

Dr. Jamal Badawi  vs William Lane Craig

Do Muslims believe the Judeo-Christian god is the same god as the Muslim god?

Do Christians believe that the Muslim god is their god, worshiped differently?

How many gods do Christians have?

Dr. Jamal Badawi

Representing the Muslim perspective is Dr. Jamal Badawi:

Dr. Badawi is the director of the Islamic Information Foundation, Halifax, Canada. He is a professor of Management at Saint Mary University in Halifax.  Furthermore, he has authored several books and articles on Islam and designed and participated in the production of nearly 350 half-hour segments of a TV series on Islam. Active in journalism and broadcasting he has had a series of programs concerning Islamic belief and practices shown on Canadian television throughout the world.  Moreover, he has lectured extensively in North America and abroad, and is an excellent speaker on a variety of topics including Islam & Christianity.  Dr. Badawi is also a member of the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) Fiqh Council.

Dr. William Lane Craig

Representing the Christian side was Dr. William Lane Craig: 

Dr. William is Research Professor of Philosophy at Talbot School of Theology in La Mirada, California.  At the age of sixteen as a junior in high school, he first heard the message of the Christian gospel and yielded his life to Christ. Dr. Craig pursued his undergraduate studies at Wheaton College (B.A. 1971) and graduate studies at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (M.A. 1974; M.A. 1975), the University of Birmingham (England) (Ph.D. 1977), and the University of Munich (Germany) (D.Theol. 1984).

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