1)What is the origin of Prophet Ibrahim? i’m not talking about religious beliefs. We all know he Is a Muslim. what is he? Arab or Jew?
2) Who or what is the mysterious man who told prophet Suleiman “I will bring the throne of Sheba faster than a blink of a eye, which overruled the ifrit ability who said to bring the throne before standing up?
According to my brother he think that it is a male human (the mysterious man) which Allah gave abilities to show the djinn is not superior , but Allah is Superior. because Allah can gives and make what he want.and I think that is a jinn but he is like Iblis. He is like an Alpha type. one of the first jinn.
But we both don’t know the answer. Who is that mysterious man?
1) The Qur’an explicitly states that Prophet Ibrahim (upon him peace)
“was not a Jew” (3:67), and this is obvious since Judaism begins with
Jacob (Israel) who is the descendant of Ibrahim, upon them peace.
According to the book of Genesis Prophet Ibrahim was a Chaldean, i.e.
2) The predominant identification is the one related from Ibn `Abbas and
Qatada, that the man was Asif ibn Barkhya the scribe of Sulayman, upon
him peace as mentioned in the Tafsirs of Ibn Abi Hatim, Abu al-Layth
al-Samarqandi, al-Baghawi, and others.
Hajj Gibril Haddad