Question: There is a person who says, “We cannot call Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) a god. Yet, we cannot claim otherwise. Thus, we should leave it up to Allaah (Exalted be He) as He best knows the truth concerning him”. Please, enlighten us on this!
Answer: He is correct in saying that we cannot call Muhammad (peace be upon him) a god, but he quickly contradicted his own words when he said that we cannot claim otherwise. Allaah (Exalted be He) is the absolute One God based on the evidence of ‘Aql (reason) and Naql (holy transmitted texts: Qur’aan and Sunnah) by unanimous scholarly consensus (Ijmaa‘)… read more here.