The doctrinal differences separating Ahmadi from Sunni affect the religious outlook of an Ahmadi Muslim far more than they do that of a Sunni Muslim.
As a minority, Ahmadi Muslims are constantly on defense.
As readers of my blog will know, I was previously a devoutly practicing Muslim; born and raised within the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community.
In my youth, I would study the nuanced doctrinal differences between There’s a lot of ground to cover, so at times, I will defer to articles and videos that explore this material, serving as your curator.
Ahmadi theology is careful to point out that in their doctrine, this prophethood is that of a subservient, .
Translations by orthodox Sunni Muslims Pickthall in 1930, and Yusuf Ali in 1934-1938 are regarded as more authentic and less controversial than newer translations.
Ahmadis believe that although Community elders cast their votes, it is actually God who directs them to choose each successor.