Carbon Dating Suggests World’s Oldest Koran Predates Muhammad

According to a recent report, a copy of the Koran held in England may be even older than the Prophet Muhammad. Scholars report the Birmingham Koran was produced between 568 and 645 AD, while the life of Prophet Muhammad was from 570 to 632 AD. The carbon dating suggests the Birmingham Koran is so old that it contradicts most accounts of the Prophet’s life and legacy. It’s like finding a copy of the Gospels dating back to before the time of Jesus Christ.

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