The simplest way to explain the Ahmadi stance on evolution – which differs noticeably from the mainstream Islamic position – is with the term “guided evolution,” or theistic evolution.


Start watching this episode of MTA‘s Faith Matters at around 16:00.

Question 3 @ 17:13 Can you explain what is Evolution and what are the objections on Darwin Theory in the light of Islam?

Question 4 @ 31:45 Is it possible for a religious believer to accept the scientific theory of origin of the universe?

Hadhrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad (ra) wrote about evolution extensively in part 5 of his book “Revelation, Rationality, Knowledge and Truth.” We encourage everyone to read this closely.

For a more thorough understanding, be sure to read the excellent blog post “Evolution – Design or Chance?”, written by the MKA Research Association’s Dr. Adeel Bajwa.

Back to top button