(Draft Article) Answer to an Objection about the Qur’an and the creation of the world in ‘six days’

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By the MuslimAnswers.net Team

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Statement: Dr. Naik claims that when the Bible says the world was created in six days it is talking about 24 hours days, while when these same claim was plagiarized by Muhammad and rehashed in the Quran it suddenly changed its meaning to “periods of time” or “epochs”. Why a day in the Bible and a day in the Quran should be different is something only Dr. Naik knows. Despite that the universe was not created in epochs.

Answer: Before we say anything about this matter, we have to stress the proper way for a discussion to progress is not to say outright that the founder of our religion is a liar and that he has copied from some or the other source. Continue reading