Prophets were Sinners?  
In Jewish and Christian scriptures, Prophets often commit major Sin
God sent Prophets for the guidance of mankind. All Prophets were humans, and righteous examples for humanity. Muslims are not allowed to disrespect any prophet. All prophets are believed to be the 'best of Gods creation', sin-free and deserving of the highest honour, love and respect.

Below are a few verses in the Bible depicting incidences which are totally unacceptable, abhorrent and rejected as lies, by Muslims.

1 Noah was Drunk
Noah was naked and drunk

The Bible states that after the flood, Noah became a farmer. He planted a field of grapes. Noah made wine and drank it. He became drunk and lay naked in his tent.

Ham, the father of Canaan, saw his naked father. He told his brothers outside the tent. Then Shem and Japheth got a coat. They walked backwards into the tent, so they did not see their father naked.

The wine made Noah sleep. But when he woke, he learned what Ham had done. He cursed Ham, and prayed that he be the slave of his brothers.

Does this story identify a great man who God chose to save the animals and righteous people

What is the moral lesson in this story?
20 And Noah began to be an husbandman, and he planted a vineyard:

21 And he drank of the wine, and was drunken; and he was uncovered within his tent.

22 And Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two brethren without.

23 And Shem and Japheth took a garment, and laid it upon both their shoulders, and went backward, and covered the nakedness of their father; and their faces were backward, and they saw not their father's nakedness.

24 And Noah awoke from his wine, and knew what his younger son had done unto him.
Genesis 9:20-24

2 Moses commits Murder
Moses killed women and boys

Moses asked his army to get even with the Midianites.

Therefore, the Israeli army killed all the Midianite men and burned all their towns and villages. They took the women, children and animals and brought them to Moses.

Moses was very angry with the leaders of the army. Moses said to them "Why did you let the women live. Now kill all the Midianite boys and women and spare the women who had not sexual relations with any man". The women who were spared were 32,000! Now imagine how many men, women and boys were killed by the command of Moses.

Are these the actions of a righteous God-fearing prophet of God?

Is this the same Moses who preached the commandment "Thou shall not kill"?

If those people were killed because they had sexually transmitted disease, why kill the boys and spare the girls? And how many people did they slaughter?
15 And Moses said unto them, Have ye saved all the women alive?

16 Behold, these caused the children of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to commit trespass against the Lord in the matter of Peor, and there was a plague among the congregation of the Lord.

17 Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that hath known man by lying with him.
Numbers 31:15-17

3 Lot commits Incest
Lot committed incest with his daughters

Lot was the nephew of Abraham. In the Bible, Lot took his two daughters to live in a cave in the mountain. The daughters conspired to use their father to grow a family by getting him drunk and then having sex with their father each in one night. They did that, and they became pregnant.

The older daughter gave birth to a son called Moab (Hebrew: from my father!), and the younger daughter gave birth to a son called Ben-Ammi (Hebrew: Son of my father!)

It was not enough for Lot’s daughters to commit this incestuous act, but they went further and give their illegitimate children names to publicize their sinful act!

What is the moral lesson in this story?

Can Christian preachers tell this story to their attendees in the church?
30 And Lot went up out of Zoar, and dwelt in the mountain, and his two daughters with him; for he feared to dwell in Zoar: and he dwelt in a cave, he and his two daughters.

31 And the firstborn said unto the younger, Our father is old, and there is not a man in the earth to come in unto us after the manner of all the earth:

32 Come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will lie with him, that we may preserve seed of our father.

33 And they made their father drink wine that night: and the firstborn went in, and lay with her father; and he perceived not when she lay down, nor when she arose.

34 And it came to pass on the morrow, that the firstborn said unto the younger, Behold, I lay yesternight with my father: let us make him drink wine this night also; and go thou in, and lie with him, that we may preserve seed of our father.

35 And they made their father drink wine that night also: and the younger arose, and lay with him; and he perceived not when she lay down, nor when she arose.

36 Thus were both the daughters of Lot with child by their father.
Genesis 19:30-36

4 Jacob deceives Family
Jacob deceives his brother Esau, and father, Isaac

Isaac, son of Abraham married Rebekah. While she was pregnant, God told her that she would have twin sons in her body, and that the older son would serve the younger.

The first baby was red and hairy, so he was called Esau, (means hairy). When the second baby was born, he was holding tightly to Esau’ heel, so he was named Jacob, (means heel or tricky).

In the ancient Near East, birth order was extremely important, because the firstborn son was entitled to the birthright, which meant the largest portion of the father’s inheritance.

Esau and Jacob grew up. One time Esau came back from the field hungry. He asked his brother to let him have some of the red lentil soup that Jacob was eating. And for some of the red lentil soup, Jacob asked for Esau’s rights as firstborn in return.

Esau did not have a choice. If he died from hunger, Jacob would have all of his father’s wealth anyway.

When the time came for Isaac to give the birthright to Esau, Rebekah encouraged Jacob to pose as his older brother. To deceive his weak-eyed father, Jacob put on his brother’s clothing and goatskin on his arms to simulate hairy arms.

Isaac gave Jacob the blessing and the birthright that included control over Esau.

What are we to make of this sibling rivalry where tribal politics and inheritance are so important?

What moral values do we learn from this story?

Why all these details, that even included red lentil soup, in the Word of God?

Why did the story emphasize that Esau and Isaac were twin brothers?

Why did the writer say that God told Rebekah that her older son would serve her younger son?

Why did Isaac give the birthright to Jacob?

Why was Esau given the promise that he would be free from Isaac?

Jacob, the father of Israel adopted greedy negotiating tactics to get his father's wealth in exchange of some red lentil soup
22 And the children struggled together within her; and she said, If it be so, why am I thus? And she went to enquire of the Lord.

23 And the Lord said unto her, Two nations are in thy womb, and two manner of people shall be separated from thy bowels; and the one people shall be stronger than the other people; and the elder shall serve the younger.

24 And when her days to be delivered were fulfilled, behold, there were twins in her womb.

25 And the first came out red, all over like an hairy garment; and they called his name Esau.

26 And after that came his brother out, and his hand took hold on Esau's heel; and his name was called Jacob: and Isaac was threescore years old when she bare them.

27 And the boys grew: and Esau was a cunning hunter, a man of the field; and Jacob was a plain man, dwelling in tents.

28 And Isaac loved Esau, because he did eat of his venison: but Rebekah loved Jacob.

29 And Jacob sod pottage: and Esau came from the field, and he was faint:

30 And Esau said to Jacob, Feed me, I pray thee, with that same red pottage; for I am faint: therefore was his name called Edom.

31 And Jacob said, Sell me this day thy birthright.

32 And Esau said, Behold, I am at the point to die: and what profit shall this birthright do to me?

33 And Jacob said, Swear to me this day; and he sware unto him: and he sold his birthright unto Jacob.

34 Then Jacob gave Esau bread and pottage of lentiles; and he did eat and drink, and rose up, and went his way: thus Esau despised his birthright.
Genesis 25:22-34

5 Jacob Cheats and Kills
Jacob’s family life of infidelity, rape, lies, killing and cheating

Jacob was married to two sisters, Leah and Rachel at the same time. Leah was the mother of all his children except for Joseph and Benjamin whose mother was Rachel.

Jacob's daughter, Dinah was kidnapped and raped by the son of the king. In revenge, Dinah's brothers, Simon and Levi killed the king and his son.

Jacob’s sons from Leah conspired to throw Joseph into a well.

Jacob's first son Reuben was accused by Jacob of sleeping with one of his father’s wives.

This Biblical story does not seem like a family of a Prophet of God, but more of a modern-day TV soap opera. Any research into these Bible story's will prove what these stories were exactly that, fictitious stories written to serve political tribal objectives of the time.

May the blessings and peace of God be upon Jacob, Esau, Leah, Reuben and all of Isaac's offspring.

What is the moral lesson in this story?

Can this story by shared in the church?
22 And Laban gathered together all the men of the place, and made a feast.

23 And it came to pass in the evening, that he took Leah his daughter, and brought her to him; and he went in unto her.

24 And Laban gave unto his daughter Leah Zilpah his maid for an handmaid.

25 And it came to pass, that in the morning, behold, it was Leah: and he said to Laban, What is this thou hast done unto me? did not I serve with thee for Rachel? wherefore then hast thou beguiled me?

26 And Laban said, It must not be so done in our country, to give the younger before the firstborn.

27 Fulfil her week, and we will give thee this also for the service which thou shalt serve with me yet seven other years.

28 And Jacob did so, and fulfilled her week: and he gave him Rachel his daughter to wife also.

29 And Laban gave to Rachel his daughter Bilhah his handmaid to be her maid.

30 And he went in also unto Rachel, and he loved also Rachel more than Leah, and served with him yet seven other years.
Genesis 29:22-30

2 And when Shechem the son of Hamor the Hivite, prince of the country, saw her, he took her, and lay with her, and defiled her.
Genesis 34:2

26 And they slew Hamor and Shechem his son with the edge of the sword, and took Dinah out of Shechem's house, and went out.
Genesis 34:26

20 Come now therefore, and let us slay him, and cast him into some pit, and we will say, Some evil beast hath devoured him: and we shall see what will become of his dreams.
Genesis 37:20

4 Unstable as water, thou shalt not excel; because thou wentest up to thy father's bed; then defiledst thou it: he went up to my couch.
Genesis 49:4

6 Judah and Tamar
Judah, son of Jacob got married and God granted him three sons: Er, Onan and Shelah.

When the first-born was old enough, Judah had him married to a lady called Tamar. But Er, Judah’s first-born was wicked in the sight of the Lord; and the Lord slew him.

Following the Jewish tradition, if a brother died and left no offspring, it was the duty of the other brother to give "seed" to his sister-in-law, so that the deceased’s name might be perpetuated.

Judah, in honor with this custom, ordered his second son Onan to do this duty. But jealousy entered his heart. It would be his seed, but the name would be his brother's. He spilled it (sperms) on the ground and the thing he did displeased the Lord: wherefore He slew him also.

Now, Judah told his daughter-in-law Tamar, to return to her father’s house until his third son Shelah grew up, and then she would be back to marry the third son. Shelah grew up and perhaps married another woman.

Judah was terrified to fulfill his promise to Tamar, because he already lost two sons. The distressed young lady resolved to take revenge on her father-in-law for depriving her of her "seed" right.

Tamar learned that Judah was going on a trip. She planned to get even with him on the road. When Judah saw Tamar he thought that she was a prostitute because she had covered her face.

So Judah went to her and said: Let me have sexual relations with you. He promised her in return that he would send her a young goat. She asked for his seal as a guarantee for the goat. He accepted and he came in unto her, and she conceived by him.

Judah knew that Tamar sinned like a prostitute, and she was pregnant and Judah wanted to burn her. Ofcourse after he learned what happened, he did not burn her or burn himself.

What is the moral lesson in this story?
7 And Er, Judah's firstborn, was wicked in the sight of the Lord; and the Lord slew him.

8 And Judah said unto Onan, Go in unto thy brother's wife, and marry her, and raise up seed to thy brother.

9 And Onan knew that the seed should not be his; and it came to pass, when he went in unto his brother's wife, that he spilled it on the ground, lest that he should give seed to his brother.

10 And the thing which he did displeased the Lord: wherefore he slew him also.
Genesis 38:7-10

18 And he said, What pledge shall I give thee? And she said, Thy signet, and thy bracelets, and thy staff that is in thine hand. And he gave it her, and came in unto her, and she conceived by him.
Genesis 38:18

7 David commits Adultery
David commits Adultery

Whilst in Jerusalem. David got up from his bed and walked around the roof of the king’s house. While he was on the roof he saw a woman bathing.

The woman was very beautiful. So David sent for his soldiers and asked them who the woman was.

An officer answered that the woman’s name is Bathsheba and she was married to one of David’s soldier called Uriah. David sent messengers to bring Bathsheba to him.

When she came to David, he had sexual relation with her. She washed herself, and then went back to her house. But Bathsheba became pregnant, and she sent word to David about her pregnancy.

David sent Uriah to the front line where their was fierce fighting only to be killed in battle.

What is the moral lesson in this story of the Holy Bible?

Can Christian preachers tell this story in the church to young people?

How could David then be accepted in the genealogy of Jesus when it started with a person who committed adultery? Allah forbids it!
2 And it came to pass in an eveningtide, that David arose from off his bed, and walked upon the roof of the king's house: and from the roof he saw a woman washing herself; and the woman was very beautiful to look upon.

3 And David sent and enquired after the woman. And one said, Is not this Bathsheba, the daughter of Eliam, the wife of Uriah the Hittite?

4 And David sent messengers, and took her; and she came in unto him, and he lay with her; for she was purified from her uncleanness: and she returned unto her house.

5 And the woman conceived, and sent and told David, and said, I am with child.
2Samuel 11:1-5

8 David Kills Thousands
David kills 10,000's of people and the people rejoiced in the slaughter

Saul put David in charge of the Israeli army who went to fight the Philistines. After the battles, Israeli women in every city in Israel came out to meet David.

They enjoyed very much the slaughter of people; they danced and played music.

They sang: "Saul killed thousands of the enemies, but David killed tens of thousands." It was a competition of slaughtering people between Saul and David.

Did David believe in the Ten Commandments? He killed people and committed adultery

Can this story be told in the church today?
5 And David went out whithersoever Saul sent him, and behaved himself wisely: and Saul set him over the men of war, and he was accepted in the sight of all the people, and also in the sight of Saul's servants.

6 And it came to pass as they came, when David was returned from the slaughter of the Philistine, that the women came out of all cities of Israel, singing and dancing, to meet king Saul, with tabrets, with joy, and with instruments of musick.

7 And the women answered one another as they played, and said, Saul hath slain his thousands, and David his ten thousands.
1Samuel 18:5-7

9 Solomon worships Idols
Solomon worshipped idols and pagan Gods

Solomon, the son of David was a Prophet of Allah who gave him wisdom and wealth.

According to the Bible, Solomon, the son of David had 700 wives. He also had 300 slave women that were like wives to him. When Solomon was old, his wives forced him to follow their gods.

Solomon worshipped Ashtoreth, the Cananite goddess of love and war; Milcom, the god of the Ammonite people; Chemosh, the idol of the Moabite people; and Molech, the idol of the Ammonite people.

Solomon did the same thing for all of his wives from other countries. The Lord came to Solomon and told him that he must not follow other gods. But Solomon did not follow the Lord’s command.

What is the moral lesson in this story of the Holy Bible?

Can Christian preachers tell this story in the church to young people?
3 And he had seven hundred wives, princesses, and three hundred concubines: and his wives turned away his heart.

4 For it came to pass, when Solomon was old, that his wives turned away his heart after other gods: and his heart was not perfect with the Lord his God, as was the heart of David his father.

5 For Solomon went after Ashtoreth the goddess of the Zidonians, and after Milcom the abomination of the Ammonites.

6 And Solomon did evil in the sight of the Lord, and went not fully after the Lord, as did David his father.

7 Then did Solomon build an high place for Chemosh, the abomination of Moab, in the hill that is before Jerusalem, and for Molech, the abomination of the children of Ammon.

8 And likewise did he for all his strange wives, which burnt incense and sacrificed unto their gods.

9 And the Lord was angry with Solomon, because his heart was turned from the Lord God of Israel, which had appeared unto him twice,

10 And had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods: but he kept not that which the Lord commanded.
1Kings 11:3-10

10 Amnon commits Incest
Amnon commits incest with his sister

Amnon, son of David had a very beautiful half-sister called Tamar. Amnon was in love with Tamar who was a virgin.

Amnon pretended to be sick and asked Tamar his sister to bring him food in the bedroom and feed him with her hand. When she began feeding her brother, he grabbed her and asked her to sleep with him.

Tamar refused, but he forced her to have sex with him. After that he hated her, and locked her in a room.

This incident is a hidden event in the Bible between Amnon and Tamar, his sister.

How was this story revealed to the writers of the Bible?

Did Amnon damage his sister’s name by bragging about sexually assaulting her?

What is the moral lesson in this story of the Holy Bible?
1 And it came to pass after this, that Absalom the son of David had a fair sister, whose name was Tamar; and Amnon the son of David loved her.

2 And Amnon was so vexed, that he fell sick for his sister Tamar; for she was a virgin; and Amnon thought it hard for him to do anything to her.

3 But Amnon had a friend, whose name was Jonadab, the son of Shimeah David's brother: and Jonadab was a very subtil man.

4 And he said unto him, Why art thou, being the king's son, lean from day to day? wilt thou not tell me? And Amnon said unto him, I love Tamar, my brother Absalom's sister.

5 And Jonadab said unto him, Lay thee down on thy bed, and make thyself sick: and when thy father cometh to see thee, say unto him, I pray thee, let my sister Tamar come, and give me meat, and dress the meat in my sight, that I may see it, and eat it at her hand.

6 So Amnon lay down, and made himself sick: and when the king was come to see him, Amnon said unto the king, I pray thee, let Tamar my sister come, and make me a couple of cakes in my sight, that I may eat at her hand.

7 Then David sent home to Tamar, saying, Go now to thy brother Amnon's house, and dress him meat.

8 So Tamar went to her brother Amnon's house; and he was laid down. And she took flour, and kneaded it, and made cakes in his sight, and did bake the cakes.

9 And she took a pan, and poured them out before him; but he refused to eat. And Amnon said, Have out all men from me. And they went out every man from him.

10 And Amnon said unto Tamar, Bring the meat into the chamber, that I may eat of thine hand. And Tamar took the cakes which she had made, and brought them into the chamber to Amnon her brother.

11 And when she had brought them unto him to eat, he took hold of her, and said unto her, Come lie with me, my sister.

12 And she answered him, Nay, my brother, do not force me; for no such thing ought to be done in Israel: do not thou this folly.

13 And I, whither shall I cause my shame to go? and as for thee, thou shalt be as one of the fools in Israel. Now therefore, I pray thee, speak unto the king; for he will not withhold me from thee.

14 Howbeit he would not hearken unto her voice: but, being stronger than she, forced her, and lay with her.

15 Then Amnon hated her exceedingly; so that the hatred wherewith he hated her was greater than the love wherewith he had loved her. And Amnon said unto her, Arise, be gone.
2Samuel 13:1-15

11 Absalom Rapes
Absalom raped his fathers wives

David left some of his wives to take care of the house.

Absalom, son of David was advised to have sexual relations with his fathers wife. Then all the Israelis would hear that David hated his son, and the people be encouraged to give Absalom more support.

Absalom put up a tent on the roof of the house, and he had sexual relations with his father's wives. All the Israelis saw it!

What is the moral lesson in this story?

Can Christian preachers tell this story in the church to young people?
20 Then said Absalom to Ahithophel, Give counsel among you what we shall do.

21 And Ahithophel said unto Absalom, Go in unto thy father's concubines, which he hath left to keep the house; and all Israel shall hear that thou art abhorred of thy father: then shall the hands of all that are with thee be strong.

22 So they spread Absalom a tent upon the top of the house; and Absalom went in unto his father's concubines in the sight of all Israel.

23 And the counsel of Ahithophel, which he counselled in those days, was as if a man had enquired at the oracle of God: so was all the counsel of Ahithophel both with David and with Absalom.
2Samuel 16:20-23

Societies today are raged by violence and sex. However, the present violence and sex do not reach that level that were committed by Prophets and there families. Are these the Prophets of God that we should look up to them as examples for righteousness and obedience of Allah?

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