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Thirteen Imams Not Twelve

December 29, 2018 twelvershia.net 0

It may come as a surprise to many Shīas, that there are multiple hadīths in the classical Shīa works that speak of thirteen Imāms instead of twelve. Today, Shīa scholars would dismiss these are scribal errors. These reports often state [read more]

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Historical Development of Imamah

December 2, 2017 twelvershia.net 0

Examining Shiite theology seems complex at face value, yet when we dive further into the historical development of the Twelver Shiite tradition we begin to face a multitude of historical and theological issues primarily inconsistencies, reinterpretations, polemics, and numerous hadith [read more]

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Prophet Ibrahim’s (as) demotion!

March 8, 2017 twelvershia.net 9

Peace be upon our readers, in this short article we will show that Prophet Ibrahim (as) was demoted as opposed to be promoted according to Shia beliefs. This article centers around the following verse: {And [mention, O Muhammad], when Abraham [read more]