Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Frequently Asked Questions

Some of the most frequently asked questions are answered in the Russian language appendices to the Eastern Russian Translation. On this page, only the 5th question has a link to an English language answer.

1) Should the Scriptures be translated? After all, human translators make errors so, unlike the original language text, no translation can be perfect.
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2) Haven’t the Holy Scriptures been corrupted?
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3) Why do some people call Isa the “Son of God”? God cannot have a son!
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4) Is the word Elohim used for God in the Taurat related to the Arabic Allah? And is it true that the ancient Central Asian followers of Isa known as Nestorians used to pray to Allah?
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5) Is it true that Christians used the word “Allah” for God before the rise of Islam?
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6) Are there any connections between the Holy Scriptures and the Caucasus or Central Asia?
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