Common Xian argument: "Ur Prophet wasn't sent to us and was only sent to the Arabs."

Here's that argument rendered worthless.
Xians typically quote this verse in support of their argument:

ومآ أرسلنا من رسول إلا بلسان قومهۦ ليبين لهم ۖ فيضل ٱلله من يشآء ويهدى من يشآء ۚ وهو ٱلْعزيز ٱلْحكيم

(سورة إبراهيم آية 4)
"And We did not send any messenger except [speaking] in the language of his people to state clearly for them, and Allah sends astray [thereby] whom He wills and guides whom He wills. And He is the Exalted in Might, the Wise."
However, this verse has been distorted from its context.

Let's read from verses 1 -4:
الٓر ۚ كتـٰب أنزلْنـٰه إليْك لتخْرج ٱلنّاس من ٱلظّلمـٰت إلى ٱلنّور بإِذْن ربهمْ إلىٰ صرط ٱلْعزيز ٱلْحميد
ٱلله ٱلذى لهُۥ ما فى ٱلسمـٰوَٰت وما فى ٱلْأَرض ۗ وويل للْكـٰفرين من عذاب شديد
ٱلذين يستحبون ٱلْحيوٰة ٱلدنيا على ٱلْـٔاخرة ويصدّون عن سبيل ٱلله ويبغونها عوجا ۚ أُولـٰئك فى ضلـٰلٍ بعيد
ومآ أرسلنا من رسول إلا بلسان قومهۦ ليبين لهم ۖ فيضل ٱلله من يشآء ويهدى من يشآء ۚ وهو ٱلْعزيز ٱلْحكيم

(سورة إبراهيم آية 1-4)
"Alif, Lām, Rā. [This is] a Book which We have revealed to you, [O Muḥammad], that you might bring mankind out of darknesses into the light by permission of their Lord - to the path of the Exalted in Might, the Praiseworthy -
Allah, to whom belongs whatever is in the heavens and whatever is on the earth. And woe [i.e., destruction] to the disbelievers from a severe punishment -
The ones who prefer the worldly life over the Hereafter and avert [people] from the way of Allah, seeking to make it [seem] deviant. Those are in extreme error.
And We did not send any messenger except [speaking] in the language of his people to state clearly for them, and Allah sends astray [thereby] whom He wills and guides whom He wills. And He is the Exalted in Might, the Wise."

(Surah Ibrahim verses 1-4)
When we read it in context, we see something different. The words "إِلَيْكَ لِتُخْرِجَ ٱلنَّاسَ" tell us that he is sent to get ALL of mankind to the Straight Path.
An Xian might turn around and say, "What about Verse 4?" Let's read Verse 5 to understand what the verse truly means:
ولقد أرسلنا موسى بـٔايـٰتنآ أن أخرج قومك من ٱلظلمـٰت إلى ٱلنور وذكرهم بأيىام ٱلله ۚ إن فى ذلك لـٔايـٰت لكل صبار شكور

(سورة إبراهيم آية 5)
"Indeed, We sent Moses with Our signs, ˹ordering him,˺ “Lead your people out of darkness and into light, and remind them of Allah’s days ˹of favour˺.” Surely in this are signs for whoever is steadfast, grateful."
Ayah 5 gives the example of Moses guiding ONLY his people from darkness into light. After reading these verses in context, we come to the conclusion that the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) was an exception and was sent to guide everyone unlike other Prophets (عليهم السلام).
قل يـٰٓأيّها ٱلناس إنى رسول ٱلله إليكم جميعا ٱلذى لهُۥ ملك ٱلسمـٰوت وٱلْأرض ۖ لآ إلـٰه إلا هو يحىۦ ويميت ۖ فـٔامنوا۟ بٱلله ورسوله ٱلنبىّ ٱلْأُمى ٱلذى يؤمن بٱلله وكلمـٰتهۦ وٱتبعوه لعلكم تهتدون

(سورة الأعراف آية 158)
"Say, ˹O Prophet,˺ “O humanity! I am Allah’s Messenger to you all. To Him ˹alone˺ belongs the kingdom of the heavens and the earth. There is no god ˹worthy of worship˺ except Him. He gives life and causes death.”
So believe in Allah and His Messenger, the unlettered Prophet, who believes in Allah and His revelations. And follow him, so you may be ˹rightly˺ guided."

(Surah al-A'raf verse 158)
The Prophet Muhammad (صلي الله عليه و سلم) was sent to ALL of humanity.

Oh, and the Quran refutes the Xians:

يَـٰأهل ٱلْكتـٰب قد جآءكم رسولنا يبين لكم كثيرا مما كنتم تخفون من ٱلْكتـٰب ويعفوا۟ عن كثير ۚ قد جاءكم من ٱلله نور وكتـٰب مبين

(سورة المآئدة آية 15)
"O People of the Book! Now Our Messenger has come to you, revealing much of what you have hidden of the Scriptures and disregarding much. There certainly has come to you from Allah a light and a clear Book."

(Surah al-Maidah verse 15)
From the evidences I have provided, we now understand that Quran 14:4 was referring to previous Messengers.

السلام عليكم و رحمت الله و بركاته

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