Questions tagged [evolution]

Questions relating to biological evolution (change in living organisms over time) and its relationship with Islamic thought.

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Evolution of Black and white people

As-salam walikum I am a local preacher. Islam teaches to preach to everyone Christians, atheist, Jews, etc... Sometimes I get this question asked to me from atheists and I don't know what to say. ...
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What if evolution is true? [closed]

As far as I know, there is no clear and unambiguous piece from Quran or Hadith that says that evolution is not compatible with Islam. Regarding the question that have been tagged, my comment on this ...
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Is evolution a lie according to Islam? [duplicate]

according to Islam philosophy, Allah created humans and sent them to earth but science says that humans evolved from primates... We also have the proof of early humans (Neanderthals and Homo erectus). ...
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What is the Islamic approach to theory of evolution? [duplicate]

Peace be upon you, readers, How does Islam refute the large amount of fossil evidence etc, I understand the answer would be hard for such a vast topic but I will appreciate all inputs, and please dont ...
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The age of the Earth and evolution of life?

Assuming dinosaurs actually did exist and did so millions of years before humans... How does the the teachings of Islam explain the time that has passed and all of the other life forms that came and ...
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How Can Evolutionism and Creationism co-exist in Islam?

I'm a 19 years old Muslim. I've always wondered how these two theories can coexist. In Islam pov Adam and Eve were the first two humans created and from them then humanity was formed. But it's clearly ...
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Did life start from single cell organisms?

Did life start from single cell organisms? I heard somewhere in Quran that Allah created the life from water: "We made from water every living thing".  What about first prophet then? How would this ...
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How does one ensure the narrative of evolution is compatible with the Qu'ran?

Evolution, as a theory describes how life arose on Earth; it draws a genealogical tree connecting all forms of life with Man included. The physiognomy of animals hints at a certain relationship; and ...
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How does muslim creationist explain our malfunctioning Vitamin C encoder in our genes?

Both creationists and evolutionist agree that there is indeed an easy way to differentiate evolution and design. When something is designed, vestigial remains do not exist. We do not have gas cars ...
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Is evolution compatible with Islam?

Is the theory of evolution, and specifically, theistic evolution, compatible with Islam? That is to say, is there any official doctrine in Islam (or if not agreed upon in Islam as a whole, in a ...