Grand Ayatollah Naser Makarem Shirazi recently answered questions about the arrival of the Mahdi – the Hidden Imam who is the equivalent of the Messiah in Shi’ite Islam. Answering the question “When the Mahdi is revealed, will he arrive with a sword?” he explained at length how the Mahdi’s arrival will be high-tech, as befits the modern age.
It was said by Imam Sadegh [the Sixth Shi’ite Imam, circa. 700–765 C.E.]: ...Continue Reading →